Trip Reports

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Vietnam Airlines A350 Business Class Ho Chi Minh City to Frankfurt

Vietnam Airlines offers impressive onboard service and a great business class seat onbroad its new A350s. Even so, the soft product was disappointing. After arriving in... Read More

Travel With Grant
Seattle Museum Month: 50% or 100% Off Museums (Ends February 28)

Good afternoon everyone, I hope you had a great Presidents' Day Weekend.  Last weekend, I was up in Seattle with my girlfriend and we were visiting her... Read More

Efficient Asian Man
Review: Cathay Pacific Business Class HKG to SFO

Although I’d flown Cathay Pacific long-haul multiple times, this was actually my first time flying them long-haul in business class. My initial impressions of the... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Review: Caproni Lounge Bratislava

Die einzige Lounge am Airport Bratislava ist durchwegs ganz nice ;) Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: The Gotham Hotel New York

Living in DC, it's easy for me to take a weekend trip to New York every now and then. Winter is a decent time to do it, because hotels are cheap and there aren't a ton... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Cosmos: Hipster dining in Sofia, Bulgaria

I wanted a beer and stewed meats in Sofia. I ended up at Cosmos, a hipster-ish restaurant with bespoke cocktails. Definitely delicious, even if not by design. The post... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
This guy hates your travel Instagrams, and he might not be wrong

"Do it for the instas!" Sadly, that seems to be part of the travel experience these days. And if you're not careful those photos end up looking an awful lot like the... Read More

Travel Codex
Royal Caribbean Liberty of the Seas: Ship and Activities

This post kicks off my review of our cruise aboard Royal Caribbean’s Liberty of the Seas.  Because of the large volume of information needed to review a... Read More

Bald Thoughts
How to save over 50% with the Nashville Total Access Pass

Until recently, I had never been to Nashville except when connecting onward to other cities. Man, have I been missing out! As soon as we arrived Downtown to go to the... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Malaysia Airlines First Class Lounge Kuala Lumpur (KUL)

Tomorrow, Malaysia Airlines will open a newly refurbished first and business class lounge in Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KUL). I look forward to visiting the new... Read More

Efficient Asian Man
Review: Cathay Pacific Regional Business Class Boeing 777 DPS to HKG

Boarding for this flight was a bit of a mess. The stated boarding time for the flight was 3:25pm, but they didn’t start boarding until around 3:45pm, and there... Read More

Andy's Travel Blog
I Stayed at the Marina Bay Sands Just to Swim in the Infinity Pool, was I insane?

The Marina Bay Sands pool is legendary. I always wanted to swim in it, but you cannot swim there unless you book a room. So I did. Click the post because you love... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Flying with knitting needles: Not in Bangkok!

What happens when security in Bangkok decides to deny your knitting on board? A bit of crazy managed to solve the problem, though not without some stress (and a small... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Vietnam Airlines Lotus Business Class Lounge Ho Chi Minh City (SGN)

After arriving from Doha at 1pm, I had nine hours until my 10pm flight to Frankfurt. With a full day’s work ahead, I headed straight for the Vietnam Airlines Lotus... Read More

The Gate
One of the More Bizarre Closets in a Hotel Room Which I Have Ever Seen

A closet is arguably one of the least complicated parts of a hotel room, as it does not require plumbing, electricity — save for a light in some cases, or comfort... Read More

Grab a Mile
Review: British Airways 787 Club World Hyderabad – London

This will not be an extensive review since I’ve reviewed BA Club World a couple of times before and most recently in trips to Italy and Spain. And though... Read More

Efficient Asian Man
Review: Plaza Premium Lounge KUL

The Plaza Premium Lounge at Kuala International Airport opened up relatively recently, but it’s a pretty standard Plaza Premium Lounge in Asia (that is to say,... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: The Historic Mizpah Hotel

This might be the most seemingly-random hotel review ever hosted on One Mile at a Time, but I'm super excited to share it with you guys. Last year I visited the... Read More

Efficient Asian Man
Review: Malaysia Airlines Business Class A330-300 KUL to DPS

At KUL, departing and arriving passengers are mixed together, and there’s security at each gate. For this flight, there was only metal detector going for an entire... Read More

Efficient Asian Man
Review: Malaysia Airlines Regional Golden Lounge KUL – Renovated

Malaysia Airlines is currently renovating their main lounges in KUL, and on a recent trip, I had the chance to stop by one of these renovated lounges, namely the... Read More

Travel With Grant
What is the Best Transportation Option from Airport to City Center in these 85 Cities?

Are you an expert in knowing the best, cheapest, or safest way to get from an airport to the city center? I’m not, as proven by my totally crazy airport to city... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Qatar Airways A330 Business Class Doha to Ho Chi Minh City

No matter what time of day, you’re in for a comfortable flight on Qatar Airways. In my intro to this trip report, I focused on the excellent food onboard even a... Read More

Angelina Travels
Grand Hyatt Singapore Introduces Child Policy at The Grand Club Lounge – and It’s Fantastic

I’m currently enjoying a wonderful stay at the Grand Hyatt Singapore, and I’m elated to share an extremely generous enhancement (and give kudos to the... Read More

Efficient Asian Man
Review: Malaysia Airlines Business Class A330-300 PEK to KUL

I’ve flown Malaysia Airlines business class in the past, but this was a renovated business class cabin, so it was a huge improvement over the past hard product... Read More

Efficient Asian Man
Review: Japan Airlines (JAL) Business Class Boeing 737-800 NRT to PEK

Regional business class on Japan Airlines usually isn’t too exciting. There were three rows of business class in a 2-2 configuration of large recliner seats. The... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Checking in: The Sofia Hotel Balkan, a Luxury Collection Hotel

Looking for a spot of luxury for your sleep in Sofia, Bulgaria? If you're willing to take the classical Soviet-style of elegance then the Sofia Hotel Balkan, part of the... Read More

Efficient Asian Man
Review: Japan Airlines (JAL) Business Class Boeing 777-300ER LAX to NRT

I’d flown on JAL’s Boeing 777-300ER a couple of times in first class, but this was my first time flying this plane in business class. Overall, it’s a... Read More

Ultima Llamada
Reporte: Hotel Park Central San Francisco (ex Westin)

Reseña de mi estadía en el hotel Park Central de San Francisco, una propiedad de la cadena Starwood (Sheraton) con una ubicación espectacular pero... Read More

Efficient Asian Man
Review: American Airlines Flagship Lounge Chicago O’Hare Airport (ORD)

I recently transited through ORD on my way back from Asia, and–to my surprise–I was handed an invitation to the Flagship lounge when I went to the Admirals... Read More

Travel With Grant
Everything You’ve Ever Wanted to Know About BlaBlaCar (Ridesharing Service)

As travelers, we’re always looking for options for getting from one place to another. Especially in Europe, I noticed people using BlaBlaCar because it can be the... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Qatar Airways 777-300ER Qsuite Business Class New York to Doha

After spending the day in the AA Flagship Lounge, it was time to fly to Doha aboard Qatar Airways’ new Qsuite Business Class. The flight departed from Gate 14, jut... Read More