The Best and Worst Priority Pass lounges worldwide

The Best and Worst Priority Pass lounges worldwide

Priority Pass has changed my airport life – generally for the better. There have been many instances when a long airport wait has been turned in to a productive, joy filled time instead. I have been to hundreds of lounges all around the world. Many are unremarkable but some stand out. Here are some of […]

Posted on June 17, 2019 by in Travel Deals

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My old nemesis revisited – Korean Air Business Class Review A330 and B777 Ulaanbaatar (ULN) to San Francisco (SFO) via Seoul (ICN)

My old nemesis revisited – Korean Air Business Class Review A330 and B777 Ulaanbaatar (ULN) to San Francisco (SFO) via Seoul (ICN)

Korean Air has been on my ‘airline blacklist’ for a few years after my fateful flight from Busan to Hong Kong. I felt it was time to give them a chance again and booked a Business Class one-way flight from Ulaanbaatar to San Francisco. Korean Air Business Class A330 from Ulaanbaatar to San Francisco Ulaanbaatar […]

Posted on June 15, 2019 by in Airline Reviews

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Holiday Inn Ulaanbaatar Review

Holiday Inn Ulaanbaatar Review

The Holiday Inn Ulaanbaatar is located a few blocks to the west of the city center of Ulaanbaatar, which is also it’s geographical center. I arrived a bit early but the front desk was ready to give me rooms keys right away and threw in free breakfast. Lovely! I asked for a quite room and […]

Posted on June 14, 2019 by in Travel Deals

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Hampton by Hilton Nanning Review

Hampton by Hilton Nanning Review

The Hampton by Hilton Nanning is outside the Nanning city center (which is roughly near the Mixc Mall) and a new development that huddles a tangential artery towards the city. Google Maps DOES not have the right location but most Chinese apps have. The front desk did not speak a word of English and skipped […]

Posted on June 13, 2019 by in Hotel Reviews

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Crowne Plaza Ningbo City Center Review

Crowne Plaza Ningbo City Center Review

The Crowne Plaza Ningbo City Center isn’t misleading you with their name – indeed it is right at the heart of the Ningbo City Center. Check-in was a bit lengthy but a few words of English were spoken – much to my delight. The hotel occupies two 19 floor towers in the middle of the […]

Posted on June 11, 2019 by in Hotel Reviews

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What is a mistake fare, what are do’s and don’ts of mistake fares and what are some of the best mistake fares?

What is a mistake fare, what are do’s and don’ts of mistake fares and what are some of the best mistake fares?

Definition of a mistake fare Mistake fares (sometimes called ‘error fare’) are airline pricing errors typically in the consumers favor. “Mistake fares” can be attributed to any number of things: confusion in currency exchanges, “fat finger” syndromes computer errors or intentional sales by airlines filling unsold inventory. However, they are some of the cheapest ways […]

Posted on June 10, 2019 by in Mistake Fares

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My favorite Things To Do Ulaanbaatar – Understand, Sights, Food and Drinks and more

My favorite Things To Do Ulaanbaatar – Understand, Sights, Food and Drinks and more

My favorite Things To Do Ulaanbaatar  – Understand Mongolia is an enormous country spawning almost the whole length of Siberia from Kazakhstan to the Chinese border in the east. However just 3 million people live in Mongolia and the capital Ulaanbaatar is host to at least 1.5 million Mongolians. The unofficial number is likely much […]

Posted on June 10, 2019 by in Things to Do (City Guides)

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