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No Security Screen/Metal Detector & Nameless Boarding Pass On My Recent Flight

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I recently flew Etihad’s First Class Apartment (at the old 90K AAdvantage redemption price) from JFK to Kathmandu, Nepa (KTM). I’ll have a full trip-report on that amazing flight as well as my stay at the Hyatt Regency Kathmandu soon, but first I want to share quite the experience I had at the domestic terminal of Kathmandu when flying…

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Trip Report – The New Escape Lounge at Oakland (OAK) – Upgrade from Typical Domestic Lounge

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I arrived at Oakland Airport with ample time prior to my 6 pm Norwegian flight to London Gatwick. The exterior of the airport isn’t especially interesting, though Oakland Airport is undergoing quite a bit of expansion, with several new routes to Europe and Hawaii. Continue reading this guest post by Cobi Allen, a Juicy Miles…

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Cathay Pacific Regional Business Class Singapore to Hong Kong Mini Review

Cathay Pacific 777-200 Regional Business Class

Cathay Pacific operates a all wide-body fleet, though their aircraft are configured differently for regional and long-haul trips. Often, you can luck out and end up with a fully flat bed on a one-hour hop within Southeast Asia. I had been hoping to check out the Cathay Pacific regional Business Class product, and had been actively trying to…

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Flight Review: Emirates A380 First Class Dubai to Singapore

Emirates A380 First Class - In-Seat Mini Bar

I know, I know. Emirates A380 First Class is one of those products that is pretty much reviewed-out. If you have been following my journey, you know that I recently reviewed my flight from New York to Dubai with the same product. I booked the ticket before Alaska Airlines devalued their Emirates award chart, so I…

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Lounge Review: Emirates First Class Lounge Dubai Concourse A

Emirates First Class Lounge Dubai Concourse A - Seating

Before my Emirates First Class flight form Dubai to Singapore, I checked out the Emirates First Class Lounge in Dubai (DXB), Concourse A. This is the concourse in Terminal 3 where many A380 flights leave from, though it’s not exclusively used for A380s. Emirates also operates lounges in Concourses B and C. This trip report/review…

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