Monday, December 18, 2017

Caribbean Airlines to Tobago: $24 for Convenience

One last stop at Avenue for drinks and it was off to the airport to catch my island hopper flight to Tobago. Flights run all day and are $24 one way. My flight was...

LIAT from Barbados to Trinidad: Short, Sweet, Cheap

It's only an hour from BGI to POS. We took LIAT which cost $106/pax. The plane is an ATR 42-600 prop plane. ‎Nothing spectacular to discuss. It took off and landed safely. The bags were free...

JetBlued to Barbados

‎Hello from Barbados. I just took the red-eye flight from JFK here. The flight is four hours and fifty minutes. For a cost of 7800 points, I was fine flying economy. I slept most of...

Vodka: A Legit Reason to Hit the Call Button

Delta has been so good to me lately. I'm upgraded to Comfort + so regularly that I have forgotten what it’s like to be Delta Uncomfortable. On this short flight from PHX-SLC, I got...

Cathay Dragon Coach: Hong Kong to Sanya

It's the last stop on the Year of the Monkey tour, sunny Sanya. I enjoy writing a coach review to mix it up. Who needs champagne on every flight? Sometimes you're too hungover for that.

Malindo Air Review: US Discount Carriers Take Note

I had one hour to make my connection when I arrived in KL. We were delayed on the runway for an hour so I was sure I would miss the connection. The flight attendant told me that when we arrived someone would be waiting for me at the gate with instructions on how to proceed.

Malaysia Airlines: Business Class Review in SE Asia 

It's hard to write about flying Malaysia Airlines without thinking about the tragedy of MH 370. Following my CNN interview, my new best friend, Richard Quest, was kind enough to send my father and sister an autographed copy of his book on the subject. Even with all the experts weighing in, the mystery remains unsolved.

Cathay A350 HKG-BKK: I Miss First Already 

I am currently sitting in seat 58J from Guangzhou to Bangkok next to a guy who keeps taking selfies. A week ago I was flying business from Hong Kong to Bangkok. When I originally booked...

Cathay First YVR-HKG: The Next Episode

And there I was in Vancouver, Canada, former home to the infamous winger Todd Bertuzzi. The Canucks is what comes to mind when I think of British Columbia.  Unfortunately, today would not be the day...

Cathay First JFK-HKG: Part 1 to Vancouver 

​I'm reminded of wise words a stranger once told me, "Don't fly direct on Cathay Pacific from JFK, take the scenic route through Vancouver." And that's what I did. And here is why you...
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