This past October we decided to spend a few days in Singapore followed by Beijing which we visited for the first time! In order to get to Singapore we chose to fly business class on Qatar Airways which is one of our favorite airlines and for...

Zurich is a very popular destination for business travelers and many of the hotels cater to that clientele. The Sheraton Zurich hotel falls in that category and as an SPG/Marriott property where you can earn valuable SPG points is worth being on your radar next...

The sun-kissed island of Santorini, the southernmost island of the Cyclades, needs very little introduction. Almost every photo you see of Greece includes Santorini and in most cases there is one village that receives most of the attention: Oia (pronounced Ee-ah). It is in this...

After an incredible week in Sri Lanka, it was time to say goodbye in style and what better way than by experiencing Thai’s brand new business class on the A350! This review covers our experience in business class (Royal Silk) on the 777-200 from Colombo...

The Maldives is one of those bucket-list destinations that everyone needs to at least experience once in their life! We decided to visit the Maldives last August and redeemed 60.000 SPG points to spend 3 nights at the Sheraton Maldives. August is shoulder season for...

In life there are lounges and then there's Turkish Airline's CIP lounge in Istanbul! We spent a couple of hours there before our flight to the Maldives and were convinced that this is one of the best business class lounges in the world! But let's see...

After deciding to plan a last-minute trip to Sri Lanka and the Maldives our next challenge was to find a good way of getting there! Thankfully, Turkish airlines is generally very good at releasing seats for redemption so we were thrilled to fly them from...

If you've ever flown from Heathrow's Terminal 2 then you've probably noticed that you're a bit spoiled for choice when it comes to Star Alliance lounges. As the main terminal for all Star Alliance flights leaving a major hub such as London, Terminal 2 is...

Aegean airlines/Olympic is the main carrier for all domestic flights in Greece so this review of our flight from Athens to Santorini was long overdue. The number of domestic carriers has increased in recent years so we wanted to see how Aegean/Olympic fares against the newcomers, Ellinair and Sky...

Following our recent experiences flying domestically in Greece with Aegean and Ellinair we decided to give another newcomer a try: Sky Express. Just like Ellinair, Sky Express does not have a reward program so even though the lack of mile collection or of any benefits did "hurt"...