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Flight report: SAS Business Class Copenhagen to San Francisco


Photo credit: wbaiv SAS Airbus A-340 touchdown SFO DSC_0737 (1) via photopin (license) I know, you were probably thinking that it had been blissfully quiet on the Business Class bragging front recently but I’m afraid this post is going to shatter the peace. After being banished to the rear of the plane for an eternity […]

Flight report: Lufthansa A380 New Business Class Frankfurt to Johannesburg


Image by Lasse Fuss (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons Introduction You may recall that I redeemed airline points last year when I took my first trip to Southern Africa. The long leg of that trip was on¬†Lufthansa’s A380 monster from Frankfurt to Johannesburg and I enjoyed myself immensely, despite the fact […]

Flight report: Etihad A330 Business Class Frankfurt to Johannesburg via Abu Dhabi


Photo credit: Etihad A330 via photopin (license) Introduction Yes, I made it back to the front of the plane. Look, it’s been a year, okay? My last splurge was in April 2015, when I blew the last of my United miles on a combination of Lufthansa and South African Airways flights in Business Class. I […]

Flight report: South African Airways A340-600 Business Class Joburg to Munich


By Darren Koch [GFDL 1.2 ( or GFDL 1.2 (], via Wikimedia Commons Introduction This flight report covers the return leg of the award redemption I used in April to travel to Johannesburg and back. Well, it covers the long-haul part of the journey; the short-haul flights involved were fine but nothing special. Domestic and […]

Flight report: Emirates 777-300ER Business Class Oslo – Dubai

Emirates Business Class remote

STOP PRESS: FOR A LIMITED TIME EMIRATES HAS A SPECIAL OFFER WITH FARES AS LOW AS NOK 2670 RETURN FROM OSLO-DUBAI IN ECONOMY AND NOK 13 125 IN BUSINESS CLASS! BOOK BY 5 MARCH 2015 –¬†CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION Photo credit: Emirates Airlines 777 via photopin (license) Introduction If you’ve read my other flight […]

Flight report: Thai Airways A380 First Class Paris – Bangkok – Frankfurt

Thai First Class A380 Service

Photo credit: Christian Junker – AHKGAP via photopin cc Introduction A word of warning before we go any further here; this particular flight report is almost guaranteed to be divisive. Readers will be divided into those who find my tales of excess deeply irritating and those who find my tales of excess deeply irritating but […]

Flight report: Lufthansa New Business Class Frankfurt to Miami


This article is part four of the series “Trip diary: Three weeks on the road in Florida” Teaser: New series starts this week Introduction: A three week road trip around Florida Hotel review: Park Inn Oslo Airport Flight report: Lufthansa New Business Class Frankfurt to Miami First impressions – a Limey driving in the USA […]