Road, Air, Rail to Germany!

Road, Air, Rail to Germany!

For my trip, once again, to the tiny German city of “Ochtrup”, I was hit by two major setbacks; British Airways flights’ to Dusseldorf, my normal arrival airport of choice, were being charged at a Ki...
Travel Blogging Truths

Travel Blogging Confessional

I’ve reached another one of those pain points that comes to me every few years, where I think ‘why bother’ with blogging. It’s mostly a release, something to do in my spare time to keep up writing, t...
Aeroline coach

The Slow Road to KL

As part of my efforts to answer once and for all which was the more convenient and better way to get to and from Singapore, as you know, I treated myself to an overly-luxurious business class flight ...
FRIM Canopy Walkway

A Day Trip to FRIM!

With my ‘major’ trip back to Ireland all wrapped up and going nowhere again until a cheeky weekend in Singapore (next weekend…have pity), attention has turned back to things to do in Malaysia. Thankf...
Aer Lingus

Aer Lingus; Last of Home…

Even though I enjoyed British Airways all the way to Dublin from Kuala Lumpur, the return had a small complication. I could either fly out a solid 2 hours earlier with British Airways – which, given ...
Road to Airline Snobbery

The Road to Airline Snobbery

I often sit back – in the airport lounge, where possible – and wonder to myself, where did it all go wrong for me (or right, depending) in terms of my travel habits that I now openly snort when I rea...
Shangri-La Rasa Ria

Staying Busy at Rasa Ria!

As I wrote last time, our hotel in KK, the Shangri-La Rasa Ria was so delicious that it really felt almost criminal to leave the property. For me, this represented a radical departure from normality ...
Malaysia Airlines Business Class

Parallel Worlds: MH Business Class

For my long weekend, it was time for the highly-anticipated trip to Kota Kinabalu – the first trip of mine ever to East Malaysia – and having got some great flight deals with Malaysia Airlines, my in...
Cheap Wings!

Bargain Voyage – The Follow-Up

About a year and a half ago, I wrote a post, ‘Bargain Voyage’ that did pretty well (if I can say so myself). It seems, like myself, many of you site firmly in a camp somewhere between completely norm...