Wednesday, January 19, 2022

TPOL in Tahiti: Now What

‎What do I do now? There are no more visa issues. There aren't any more arguments to be made about business class upgrades. All I see is a bungalow and water. Welcome to a paradise...

Emirates Shower Class JFK-DXB: One More Time

What else can go through your head as you board a first class flight on an Emirates A380? After the customary greetings and the initial glass of champagne, I settled into my seat and heard the announcement: the flight would be delayed due to an electrical issue at JFK.

Do You Believe in Miracles? Emirates Showers, Dreamliner Suites, Tahiti Triumph!

If you are not impressed by this award booking than you must be flying private jets. Not only are the flights absurd but the destinations covered are once in a lifetime for the second, third,...

Emirates First Class Lounge Dubai: Yum, Yum

This is the Emirates First Class Lounge Dubai Review which is part of the Tahiti Triumph Trip Report. It covers the following cities: NYC JFK Dubai, UAE Shanghai, China Papeete, Tahiti Bora Bora, Tahiti Moorea,...

PVG-AKL Audible

This Tahiti flight changes more times than the Cleveland Browns change coaches. I'm at PVG where I was supposed to fly ANA Dreamliner to NRT then Air New Zealand to AKL. While in the...

TPOL Is Back in America, a-live

‎ TPOL is back in the US of A but it certainly was an adventure to get here. Realizing my celebrity status, the Chinese let me in the country. Dim sum for lunch in Hong...

Tahiti Technical Difficulties

We spend all our time as points enthusiasts on Excel, AwardWallet, and our own personal calendars plotting trips and picking dates while making sure our points don't expire and we don't get hit with...
Sheraton JFK Airport Hotel Review

Sheraton JFK: An Expensive Convenience

It was a long bumpy, hungover ride from Las Vegas, to Witchita Kansas, to St. Louis, to Newark on the way back from the Freddies. A minor oversight had lead me to miss my single connection flight at 6 that morning. After that arduous journey, I took an Uber from EWR to JFK for $63.

The Adventure Begins

TPOL is on the plane bound for Vegas. This is the first of a number of a-live posts on what surely will be an epic trip around the world. My unexpected new best friend...

Andaz Xintiandi Shanghai: The Beautiful Boutique

The cosmopolitan life is what the Andaz brand is all about. It's what the W brand aspires to be but will never become. The Andaz Shanghai combines the best of all worlds by delivering an upscale experience in a great neighborhood.
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