Monthly Archives: January 2014

British Airways, Club Class – A 319: Basel to Oxford via Heathrow T5

INTRODUCTION Him again! Yes, me. Perhaps I ought to warn you, I think you better brace yourself to have quite a few trip reports of mine coming your way over the next few weeks. Sometime towards the end of the … Continue reading

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Austrian Airlines, Business Class – A 320: Vienna to Larnaca

TRANSFER IN VIENNA I’m standing in the new pier at Vienna airport, I have just arrived with Austrian Airlines from Zürich. The facility has two separate departure levels for Schengen and non-Schengen flights. The F gates are for Schengen flights, … Continue reading

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Austrian Airlines, Economy Class – A 320: Zürich to Vienna

GETTING TO THE AIRPORT Silence, as I cross the deserted square from my apartment to the main entrance of the railway station. And darkness. This is early. Four twenty five to be precise. I’m catching the four forty train to … Continue reading

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British Airways, Business Class – Airbus A 321: London to Amsterdam

My vacation is quickly drawing to an end, but at least it will be a gentle re-acclimatisation. Yesterday I arrived in London from Japan. So theoretically today I could simply fly home to Basel and that’s that. It would even … Continue reading

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Japan Airlines, Business Class – Boeing B 777-300ER: arriving in London

For the second meal I decide to go with the onion and chicken curry with rice. For dessert I have a plate of fresh fruit. I spend the rest of the flight looking out the window and admiring that lovely … Continue reading

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Japan Airlines, Business Class – Boeing B 777-300ER: leaving Tokyo…

GETTING TO THE AIRPORT In Tokyo I spend my last night in Japan at the Century Southern Tower Hotel in Shinjuku, which is in walking distance of the railway station and actually overlooks the railway tracks. Shinjuku is a convenient … Continue reading

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All Nippon Airways, Premium Class – B 767-300: Ishigaki to Tokyo Haneda

I’ve decided to try a new format for my trip reports. Rather than waffling on about my own personal experience, I figured it might make more sense to provide some hands-on information instead. Let me know what you think! And … Continue reading

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