BA Club World

To Dublin & Back, with BA Club

For my annual pilgrimage home this year (all but a distant memory now), I had two key goals in mind; have the most comfortable possible journey, and score as many BA miles as I could in advance of th...

A Surprise with Thai Smile!

It is no lie at all to say that my recent trip to Bangkok was booked with impossibly late notice; I think it was one of the few flights in my life booked within 24 hours of the desired departure date...
Aer Lingus Business Class, Dublin to Boston

To Boston & Back, in Aer Lingus Business

What with flying from Kuala Lumpur back home to Dublin in British Airways’ Club World, it seemed positively offensive to then have to downgrade myself to economy for my long weekend trip to Boston to...
Malaysia Airlines A350

Malaysia Airlines A350: First Impressions

So my (expat) “home” airline has famously been in the media over the last few years for – mostly – all the wrong reasons; missing aircraft, a revolving door of foreign CEO’s and so on. Somehow in the...
View to Dublin!

Memoirs from Club Europe

On my return journey back from a fantastic week in Germany, I flew via London Heathrow to rack up a few extra points and miles with British Airways. The journey took me from Stuttgart to London Heath...
BA34 Awaiting!

A Year Later in BA Premium Economy

It’s been roughly a year since I was last back in my ‘native’ home of Dublin, Ireland, which in itself was a rush job of about 5 days to be best man at my friends’ wedding. So this year I decided to ...
KL from the air!

In-Flight Lounging to Phnom Penh!

For my trip up to Phnom Penh to catch up with an old friend, I finally came around to redeeming my spare Malaysia Airlines Enrich miles for business class. I’ll be honest and say the main reason for ...
AirAsia Review

AirAsia & The Feast

For my surprise birthday trip to Sri Lanka (more on that in a follow-up post), I was re-introduced to AirAsia after something of a long hiatus.   In recent flights, while I had never been entire...