Monthly Archives: December 2012

KLM, Business Class – Embraer-190 / MD-11: Basel via Amsterdam to Montreal

INTRODUCTION Hello, and welcome to my latest trip report. On Sunday, 2 December 2012 I returned home to Basel from a business trip to Bangkok on Cathay Pacific. Two days later, on Tuesday, 4 December 2012 and I’m off again. … Continue reading

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Cathay Pacific, Business Class – A 330-300: Hong Kong to Bangkok

TRANSFER IN HONG KONG Changing planes in Hong Kong is a painless affair, even more so because passengers are only required to remove laptops from their bags. Their liquids and other toiletries can stay in the bag. I don’t have … Continue reading

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Cathay Pacific, Business Class – B 777-300: London Heathrow to Hong Kong

TRANSFER IN HEATHROW Transferring at Heathrow has become much easier of late. Once inside T5 I simply follow the signs for flight connections. I take the escalators down one floor to street level and a few minutes later the shuttle … Continue reading

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British Airways, Business Class – A 319: Basel to Heathrow and beyond…

My very first long-haul trip ever was in 1994, in the gap year before I started university. I flew from Zürich to Hong Kong in Economy Class aboard a Cathay Pacific B 747-400. Back in those days Cathay Pacific had … Continue reading

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