Lounge Review: BGS Premier Lounge at Beijing Airport Terminal 2

Lounge Review: BGS Premier Lounge at Beijing Airport Terminal 2

On the day of my departure from Beijing, I took a taxi ride from the hotel back to Beijing's older Terminal 2 since that is where all the Sky Team flights departs and arrives at until 2020. The cost was around RMB106 (~$15) but I was lucky to score a nicer taxi Dropped off in [...]

Scandinavian Mountains Airport to open in December 2019 serving Sälen and Trysil

Scandinavian Mountains Airport to open in December 2019 serving Sälen and Trysil

For the ski season 2019/20 there is a new airport that is about to open in Sweden to cater to skiers travelling all the way north to ski. The colder weather and less crowds in ski areas up north does makes sense for areas in Sweden and Norway as alternatives to visiting the European Alps. [...]

Dining at the Garuda Indonesia International Business Class Lounge in Jakarta Terminal 3

Dining at the Garuda Indonesia International Business Class Lounge in Jakarta Terminal 3

Normally I fly with other carriers for long haul flights since they usually have way more schedules and destinations. However I managed to find last minute redemption availability for Garuda Indonesia's direct flight between Jakarta and Beijing. This would thus be one of the longest flights I have with my home carrier and my first [...]

Dining at the Lufthansa First Class Terminal in Frankfurt

Dining at the Lufthansa First Class Terminal in Frankfurt

In this post, I would combine both of my experience in the Lufthansa First Class Terminal which I have written about before. Arriving in Frankfurt on First Class from Singapore meant I disembarked from the aerobridge and thus made my own way to the First Class Terminal. For the return trip from Lyon, our plane [...]

Salon Confluence at Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport

Salon Confluence at Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport

Getting to Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport from the city centre in Part Dieu is pretty easy with a direct train that drops passengers off at the train station which is connected to the airport terminal. The train station itself is an architectural showpiece making it even more worthwhile to get to the airport via train. However [...]

Air France Lounge at Paris CDG Airport Terminal 2 Concourse F

Air France Lounge at Paris CDG Airport Terminal 2 Concourse F

My arrival at Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG) airport was at Concourse F in the nicer part of this airport. That is to be expected since I am flying on Air France and will be connecting to a domestic flight. It was thus nice to have the Air France Salon close by to my arrival [...]