Trip Reports

One Mile at a Time
Review: Delta One Business Class A330-900neo

To finish off the trip it was time to fly back home via Seattle on Delta's A330-900neo, which the airline started service with in July 2019. This would be my first-ever... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Andaz Tokyo, A Hyatt Hotel

For my second visit to Tokyo I had just over 24 hours on the ground, as I was arriving in the afternoon from London, and departing the following afternoon to Seattle. I... Read More

Renés Points
Yes, the Best Strawberry Ever Was From the Delta Protein Box! [An Inflight Food Review]

During my several decades of travel, never once had I said, “this piece of airline food is the best thing I’ve ever tasted!” That changed during a... Read More

Travel With Grant
How to Spend a Long Weekend in Carmel / Monterey, CA

Good morning everyone.  This past weekend, Laura and I did a mini road trip from the San Francisco Bay Area down to Carmel / Monterey.  If you fly into San... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Introduction: A Week In Israel

Despite a lot of rain, my family and I had a good week in Israel. A great week actually. But I’m not sure how to write about it… My trip report will not be... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: NEW ANA 777 “The Suite” First Class

In July 2019, All Nippon Airways introduced spectacular-looking new first & business class seats with barely any lead time, as their first plane with these... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
A Modelling Day Out – Back to Barcelona El Prat and the Salon Miro Lounge

Back to El Prat and the Salon VIP Miro A Modelling Day Out In this madcap day out Like I need an excuse to fly for a day out. (I blame my birthday) Off to Heathrow... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: The Langley, Marriott Luxury Collection Hotel

I had a roughly 24 hour layover at Heathrow, as I was arriving from Munich in the evening, and was flying to Tokyo the following evening. In a post shortly before the... Read More

Jeffsetter
Revisiting Tasty n Alder Portland for Dinner

When I travel, there are certain restaurants I always need to go to. So, revisiting Tasty n Alder Portland for dinner with my mom and grandparents was a priority for me.... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Lufthansa A320neo Business Class

Welcome to what will be the shortest trip report installment in OMAAT history (I think?). I figured I should write about the Munich to London segment to be thorough, but... Read More

Michael W Travels
Happy B-Day World Traveler Lucas- 8 Years-Old, 64 Countries Visited!

Last week our little man Lucas turned 8 years-old! Rather than have a birthday party, our family opted to celebrate by going on a quick trip to Philadelphia (probably... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Lufthansa Business Lounge Munich

I had a roughly 1hr45min layover in Munich, as I was arriving from Tokyo Haneda and connecting to London Heathrow. I was expecting I wouldn't be able to review a... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
I’m flying to the “wrong” city this evening

My trip to Europe this week was supposed to be a little loose on the scheduling. I mostly got it right, but a last minute change did not go quite as I meant it to.... Read More

The Gate
The Space Capsule Shower Stall, The Silo, and The Lie-Flat Seat — No, Not Aboard an Airplane: My First Time Staying at a Sleep Inn

During a recent road trip, I needed to stop off somewhere near Beckley in West Virginia for the night — and I decided on the Sleep Inn Beaver - Beckley hotel... Read More

No Mas Coach!
Emirates First Class Dubai to Los Angeles A380 Review

Emirates First Class is, without a doubt, one of the most luxurious ways to get from point A to point B on the planet today. From the $1000 cognac, the caviar, wine... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Lufthansa A350 Business Class

After flying ANA's incredible new business class from New York to Tokyo, it was time to fly Lufthansa's business class back to London, via Munich. What is business class... Read More

The Military Frequent Flyer
Techniques, Tactics, and Procedures (TTPs): Alaska Airlines Award Ticket and the

Greetings, Fellow Travelers! BLUF: While on a Tokyo stop-over on an Alaska Airlines award redemption, I realized Tokyo has one of the most extensive but altogether... Read More

Live from a Lounge
My Vistara “Refreshment” Breakfast flight

On a recent Vistara flight, I was served Snacks instead of breakfast at a time when it was supposed to be a legit breakfast flight. Here is why such a move in the short... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Vintage Review: United Airlines 757-200 First Class New York JFK To Los Angeles

This week we are taking a walk down memory lane with a vintage first class trip report. I’m sharing photos and brief commentary from a trip I took in the final... Read More

Traveling For Miles
Review: American Airlines 767 Business Class (JFK-MIA)

One of the best ways to fly domestically is, unsurprisingly, to fly in First/Business Class and one of the best ways to fly domestic First/Business Class is to book a... Read More

The Travel Sisters
Marina Bay Sands Review: Is Marina Bay Sands Worth It?

On my last trip to Singapore I decided to splurge and spend two nights at the Marina Bay Sands Hotel to find out for myself if it is worth the high price.  I will... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Vintage Review: Lufthansa A340-300 First Class Frankfurt To New York

This week we are taking a walk down memory lane with a vintage first class trip report. I’m sharing photos and brief commentary from a trip I took in the final... Read More

Traveling For Miles
Qatar Airways Qsuites Review – A350-1000 (DOH-LHR)

The Qatar Airways Qsuites are considered by many to be one of the very best Business Class products around so it was with great interest that I booked myself on a Qatar... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Review: Hilton London Hyde Park

I recently checked into the Hilton London Hyde Park for a week-long stay, and came back impressed with the hotel because of its impressive location, access to the Tube... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Park Hyatt Saigon + Exploring Ho Chi Minh City

This week we are taking a walk down memory lane with a vintage first class trip report. I’m sharing photos and brief commentary from a trip I took in the final... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: ANA Business Lounge Tokyo Haneda Airport

I was flying Lufthansa's A350-900 business class from Tokyo Haneda to Munich at 12:45PM, though decided to head over to the All Nippon Airways Business Class Lounge the... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Vintage Review: Thai Airways 747-400 First Class Bangkok To Beijing

This week we are taking a walk down memory lane with a vintage first class trip report. I’m sharing photos and brief commentary from a trip I took in the final... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Haneda Airport Transit Hotel

I had a roughly 15 hour layover at Haneda Airport, as I was arriving from New York at around 9PM, and was departing the next day to Munich just after 12PM. Even though... Read More

Economy Class & Beyond
A Modelling Day Out – Working with a Model on Location in Barcelona

Working with a Model on Location in Barcelona A Modelling Day Out In this madcap day out Like I need an excuse to fly for a day out. (I blame my birthday) Off to... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: NEW ANA 777 “The Room” Business Class

In July 2019, All Nippon Airways introduced spectacular-looking new first & business class seats with barely any lead time, as their first plane with these seats... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Fifth Freedom Flashback: Bangkok To Ho Chi Minh City On Qatar Airways + Lufthansa

This week we are taking a walk down memory lane with a vintage first class trip report. I’m sharing photos and brief commentary from a trip I took in the final... Read More

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