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Flight report: Norwegian’s Dreamliner from Oslo to New York

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All images (c) Norwegian Air Shuttle. All money spent and opinions expressed (c) Andy Higgs, Grown-up Travel Guide Before we get into the details of the trip report, a little background seems necessary. I’ll admit it, I’m old enough to remember Freddy Laker and his Skytrains offering ultra-cheap travel from the UK to the USA. […]

Comparing First Class with Economy flights

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The holy grail of airline travel – Premier Access, Boarding Group 1 If you’ve ever wondered what kind of difference flying First Class makes over Economy then this article is for you. Let’s get a few things straight from the beginning though – first of all we’re talking about a long flight. Domestic or short-haul […]

Flight report: Lufthansa A380 Old Business Class Frankfurt to Johannesburg

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Image (c) Lufthansa (Photographer – Jens Görlich) Introduction I know what you’re thinking. Okay, I don’t; in fact you may be thinking more along the lines of, “Jeez, here he goes again, the spoilt git!” However there’s a chance you may be wondering why on earth Lufthansa would have fitted its old seats in its relatively […]