Traveling For Miles
Review: British Airways A320 Club Europe (Business Class)
Club Europe is the name that British Airways gives to the short-haul Business Class product offered on its flights within Europe and last week, I got to see what the current Club Europe product is looking like when I flew on a British Airways A320 to Sofia. The post Review: British...
Live and Let’s Fly
My Weekend Blowout, A Blessing In Disguise
My weekend did not go as planned, but I am deeply grateful it turned out the way it did, for it could have turned out much worse. Ruined Weekend Plans Turn Into A Delightful Weekend Anyway… Last Friday, my family and I packed the car up after lunch and left...
Economy Class & Beyond
TRIP REPORT: Fall Fun in the Windy City – American Airlines AA99 London to Chicago (Main Cabin Extra)
American Airlines AA99 – London Heathrow Terminal 3 to Chicago O’Hare Terminal 5 (Main Cabin Extra) Fall fun in the Windy City In this adventure: Still trying to keep it different Great. A Broken Down Coach… Cathay Pacific Lounge, Heathrow Terminal 3 AA99 London Heathrow to Chicago O’Hare (Main Cabin...
Economy Class & Beyond
TRIP REPORT: Fall Fun in the Windy City – Cathay Pacific Lounge, Heathrow Terminal 3
Welcome home Kevin, The Cathay Pacific Lounge, Heathrow Terminal 3 Fall fun in the Windy City In this adventure: Still trying to keep it different Great. A Broken Down Coach… Cathay Pacific Lounge, Heathrow Terminal 3 AA99 London Heathrow to Chicago O’Hare Avid Hotel, Chicago O’Hare Hyatt Regency O’Hare Airplane...
Travel With Grant
Last Call for Tickets to the FTU Signature Orange County Travel Conference (November 12-13)
Good afternoon everyone, happy Friday! There is 1 week to go before the FTU Signature Orange County event begins in Irvine, CA.  I will be at the event all weekend and I will present on Vacasa Vacation Rentals (9:45am - 10:45am on Saturday) and How to Cancel & Rebook Hotels,...
Economy Class & Beyond
TRIP REPORT: Fall fun in the Windy City – Great. A Broken Down Coach…
Great. A broken-down coach with a dead battery. Wonderful. Just… Wonderful. Fall fun in the Windy City In this adventure: Still trying to keep it different Great. A Broken Down Coach… Cathay Pacific Lounge, Heathrow Terminal 3 AA99 London Heathrow to Chicago O’Hare Avid Hotel, Chicago O’Hare Hyatt Regency O’Hare...
Economy Class & Beyond
TRIP REPORT: Fall fun in the Windy City – Off to Chicago with American Airlines and British Airways
Fall fun in the Windy City To Chicago with American Airlines and British Airways in Economy Class seating In this adventure: Still trying to keep it different Great. A Broken Down Coach… Cathay Pacific Lounge, Heathrow Terminal 3 AA99 London Heathrow to Chicago O’Hare Avid Hotel, Chicago O’Hare Hyatt Regency...
Travel Codex
Review: American Express Centurion Lounge LAX
I’m going to be very honest with you. Of all the Centurion Lounges in the American Express network, this lounge is my least favorite. I feel like this lounge has been mismanaged from the beginning and they have done a terrible job of reopening since the pandemic. For starters, the...
Live and Let’s Fly
Review: Amtrak Acela First Class New York – Washington
For many years I’ve flown between New York and Washington, but recently decided to take Amtrak instead and splurged for Acela First Class. I’m glad that I did. Amtrak Acela First Class Review The door-to-door journey time might not beat an airplane (depends on where you are and where you...
Eye of the Flyer
Have You Ever Been “Walked” From a Hotel? Here’s My Experience (Or, My Unplanned Review of the La Quinta Chicago O’Hare Airport Hotel)
My trip to the Chicago Seminars started off with a surprise: a stay at the La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Chicago O’Hare Airport hotel. No Room at the (Holiday) Inn I arrived at the Holiday Inn and Suites Elk Grove Village (the Seminars’ host hotel) late Wednesday night — around...
Traveling For Miles
Hyatt Place London City East – An in-depth review
An in-depth review of the Hyatt Place London City East - one of the newer Hyatt properties in the British capital and the most centrally located of Hyatt's select-service London properties. The post Hyatt Place London City East – An in-depth review appeared first on Traveling For Miles.
Sam Chui
Trip Report: My Zero-G Flight – Complete Weightless Experience
I went onboard the Zero-G Boeing 727 flight to experience Zero Gravity. This is a flight I've heard about for a very long time. A friend of mine did it earlier this year and highly recommended so I decided to follow in his footstep. There are scheduled Zero-G flight on regular...
Travel With Grant
Last Call for FTU Virtual Seminar on Saturday, October 29 ($25) or Free with Online Annual Membership
Good afternoon everyone, happy Friday! If you are not busy tomorrow (October 29), I highly recommend attending the FTU Virtual Seminar (tickets available for $25) or free if you have the FTU Online Annual Membership.  The seminar starts on Saturday, October 29, at 8am PT / 11am ET.  I have...
Sam Chui
My Visit to 2022 NBAA-BACE: What’s New in Business Aviation?
The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) concluded an inspiring and forward-looking week at its 2022 NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE), making the show among the best to date. NBAA also marked the 75th anniversary of its founding at the show, held October 18-20 at Florida’s Orange County Convention...
Economy Class & Beyond
SNAPSHOT: British Airways 296 Chicago O’Hare to London Heathrow T5 (World Traveller)
It’s time for a snapshot, this time examining the passenger experience aboard British Airways 296  between Chicago O’Hare International and London Heathrow in World Traveller (Economy Class). In case you’ve forgotten how we do travel write-ups on Economy Class and Beyond, I have two major travel writing styles: Trip Reports –...