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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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