Monday, December 11, 2017

Sky Airline: A Discount Airline with a Wood Finish

Move over Southwest. There's another discount carrier in town. Well, not in your town but in Chile. For $50 per person, I flew Sky Airline from Calama (the nearest airport to San Pedro, Chile) to...

Boliviana de Aviación: An Aerial Shot of the Great Salt Flats

Initially, I was supposed to spend a few hours in La Paz on my way to Uyuni, home of the world's largest salt flats. Instead of taking the hell bus to Uyuni that takes...

Peruvian Airlines to La Paz: Beware of the Thin Air

I'm pulling out all the stops on this trip by taking airlines that I did not know existed. In order to get from Cusco to La Paz, I booked a ticket for $100 on...

United Business IAH-LIM Flight Review: Delays for Daze

When I flew Emirates Shower Class the first time, I made the mistake of going out in NYC the night before. Though I was comfortable on that flight, I spent most of it trying to recover and not enjoying the on board bar (see Emirates Shower Round 2).

Flight Review Royal Air Maroc: Props to Marrakech

Leaving Marseille, I connected in Casablanca en route to Marrakech, a city that has been more hyped than Lonzo Ball. I boarded the bus to get me on the prop plane that would take me the rest of the distance.

United Basic Economy Review: It Sucks

This is TPOL's first Flight Review of a United flight. I've done a great job of avoiding the airline and will continue to do so. Here's what happened: What I saved in money I lost...

Frontier: Rivaling Allegiant For Worst Airline

Did I mention that this was horrible trip from Montana to New York. Sucked in by a cheap price, I tricked myself into believing that flying Frontier would be tolerable. The journey began from...

Flying Alitalia Etihad Swiss to Palermo

The Etihad name was painted clearly on the side of the plane and the symbol was on the wing, as was the Swiss Airlines livery. ‎When I got on board, the flight attendants were...

Air France CDG-NAP: Not as Bad as Round One

After an awful flight to Paris and an even worse day in the pod lounge, it was time to go to Naples, Italy. The bad news was that the flight was operated by Air...

Flying Blu, Literally Depressed: DTW-CDG Air France in Coach

What is this Legos tin box I'm flying in? It says a340. Unlike a fine French wine, this aircraft does not get better with age. ‎The plane is so old that it has an ash tray. That could pass as cultural difference if smoking was allowed on the plane. It is not.
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