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Is Economy Plus United Worth It? Family Travel with a Baby

United Economy Plus - Worth the Upgrade

Is Economy Plus worth it? If you are like me, having a child doesn’t stop you from exploring the world. Think Family travel is too difficult? It just takes some practice and we are certainly not holding back. In his first year, our boy has been on 2 trips to Europe, 1 transcontinental and 1 shorter…

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Warsaw-New York JFK Business Class Dreamliner 787 – LOT Polish Airlines Review

LOT Warsaw-JFK Business

TRIP REPORT INDEX Warsaw-JFK Business Class Dreamliner 787 – LOT Polish Airlines This was our first time on a Dreamliner – for which I read many good things (that is… after the years of bad things).  It was the last leg of the trip we booked going home from Maldives to New York with a long…

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Emirates First Class Flight + Lounge Review New York – Dubai (JFK-DXB)

Emirates first class caviar mezze

  Emirates First Class Review – New York JFK to Dubai DXB Introduction: The following is a guest post from Dara who scored first class tickets on Emirates. Really looks like a fantastic experience! My boyfriend and I were lucky enough to snag two first class seats on Emirates flagship JFK-DXB-LUS (Lusaka, Zambia). The DXB-LUS…

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Flight Review: Turkish Airlines Maldives – Istanbul Business Class Using Miles

Turkish Airlines Maldives - Istanbul

Updated on May 24, 2017 Trip Report Index   Turkish Airlines Maldives – Istanbul – Business Class I realized I never published this review so I’m publishing it now… albeit much later than the rest of the posts from this trip. Flashback to fond memories of my kick ass honeymoon. I booked two tickets in…

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Cathay Pacific First Class Experience – CX846 (HKG-JFK) Flight Review

Cathay Pacific First Class Experience - CX486 (HKG-JFK)

Guest post by Jon Cathay Pacific First Class (HKG-JFK) I was lucky enough to snag the last Cathay Pacific First Class flight from HKG-JFK (flight CX846) for a whopping 110,000 AA Miles just a few days before departure. My friends and I were furiously refreshing over the last few days beforehand trying to book this.…

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Flight Review: Turkish Airlines Istanbul – Warsaw, Poland Business Class

Turkish Airlines Istanbul - Warsaw

Updated on March 31, 2016   We were flying back home on Turkish Air in business class from Maldives to New York with a long layover in Istanbul. After a 7 hour layover in Istanbul during which we took full advantage of Turkish Air’s amazing lounge, we boarded the plane to head to Warsaw, our…

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Review: Aer Lingus NEW Business Class (Lie Flat) – JFK / DUB (Dublin)

Aer Lingus Business Class Ticket-1

Updated on July 31, 2015 TRIP REPORT INDEX SUMMARY Why are you sitting separately? You’re Married? Yep. These seats are why. Have you ever wondered why a married couple would choose to sit separate in the business class? Maybe they have enough of each other, but we had a different reason. I didn’t really expect it but…

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Conrad Maldive’s Uber-Expensive Seaplane Transfer – Video

  TRIP REPORT INDEX SUMMARY The highlight of our honeymoon was expected to be visiting the Maldives.  Most of the resorts require a seaplane transfer and they do take advantage of that. Wait, how much do I have to pay for a 30 minute seaplane transfer to the Conrad Maldives?  Unfortunately, you cannot pay for…

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