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Review: Iberia A340 Business Class – London to Madrid

Iberia A340 Business Class

There are rare ways to really enjoy a business class flight on a short haul route. Iberia’s A340 between Madrid and London is certainly a great example of such rarity!

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Video of two idiots racing across Heathrow Airport by public transport. Lights out away we go!

What’s the best way to travel around Heathrow Airport for free? If you ever need to access the airport hotels then there are many free alternatives. We filmed a couple of methods and had a little race…

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My Review of Holiday Inn London Heathrow Ariel, probably one of the best value hotels near Heathrow Airport.

I stayed a night at Holiday Inn Ariel at Heathrow Airport. As usual I review it as thoroughly as I can and give my verdict and any suggestions for improvement.

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My Review of Staybridge Suites, London Heathrow Airport.

Here is my review of the newly-opened Staybridge Suites at Heathrow Airport. I have lots of photos of the reception, communal areas, my room, breakfast and other facilities offered by the hotel.

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Review of JAL Business Class Lounge, Frankfurt. (Also used by British Airways, American Airlines etc.)

This is my review of the Japan Airlines (JAL) Business Class lounge at Frankfurt Airport. This lounge serves those flying British Airways, American Airlines, Royal Jordanian and Japan Airlines.

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LATAM Business Class Boeing 787 Dreamliner Review – Madrid to Frankfurt

This is a trip report of the LATAM Business Class on their Boeing 787 Dreamliner plane from Madrid to Frankfurt. Photos include the seat, meal and observations about in-flight service

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Trip Report: Singapore Airlines Business Lounge, London Heathrow Airport (LHR) Terminal 2B

In late Summer I had the opportunity to visit the Singapore Airlines lounge at Heathrow Terminal 2B. This turned out to be my favourite lounge at Heathrow Terminal 2!

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Day trip from London to Monaco in pictures

Work Hard Travel Smart showcases his photos from his day trip from London to Monaco. These include some of the famous Grand Prix circuit spots as well as the Casino, Fairmont Hotel, Japanese Gardens.

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The New British Airways lounge at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

British Airways moved their lounge to a new location in December 2014, Read this post to see pictures and see how far away it is!

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Trip report: British Airways ex-BMI A321 Club World Amman to London Heathrow

I’d just spent the last two nights sleeping in Etihad’s Pearl Business Class lounge in Abu Dhabi and Royal Jordanian’s Crown Lounge in Amman prior to this flight. Two consecutive 13-hour layovers in airport lounges isn’t everyone’s idea of fun but this was my final straight and I hadn’t been home in 3 months. I…

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Trip report: Cathay Pacific Regional Business Class Taipei to Hong Kong

I had been a little too ambitious with my pre-flight lounge visit and ended up with only 3 minutes to get to my gate. As it turned out the gate agents had delayed boarding slightly, so whilst I was the last of the business class passengers to board, nearly all the economy passengers hadn’t started…

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Trip report: Cathay Pacific Lounge Taipei

I absolutely loathe early-morning flights, and I absolutely loathe airports that are miles away from the city they predominantly serve. Welcome to Taiwan Taoyuan Airport (TPE), about 30km west of Taipei City Centre. Of course I’m whinging and there’s nothing too bad about that distance, and the metro line extension to the airport due to…

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Trip report: Introduction — Long and winding route home

Introduction — Long and winding route home Cathay Pacific Lounge Taipei Cathay Pacific Regional Business Class Taipei to Hong Kong Cathay Pacific’s The Wing Lounge, Hong Kong Cathay Pacific Regional Class Hong Kong to Singapore Etihad Pearl Business Class Singapore to Abu Dhabi Etihad Pearl Business Class lounge Abu Dhabi Etihad ‘Regional’ Business Class Abu…

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Trip Report: Paris to Hong Kong Cathay Pacific New Business Class

I arrived at Paris Charles de Gaulle airport(CDG) off the 07:20 BA304 British Airways flight from London Heathrow. Being bleary-eyed from an all-nighter I was concerned that my Cathay Pacific flight which I booked only 10 hours before through American Airlines (AA) hadn’t been ticketed. I called AA 3 times whilst at Heathrow to ask…

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