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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Intercontinental Los Angeles Downtown Review

Intercontinental Los Angeles Downtown Review

The Intercontinental Los Angeles Downtown is located on the western edge of L.A. Downtown just a two blocks from the JW Marriott. The building is currently the tallest in Los Angeles and can easily be spotted from most parts of the city (unless there is bad smog). The reception is at the 70 floor, the […]

Posted on June 9, 2019 by in Hotel Reviews

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A perfect flight – Cathay Pacific Business Class Review A350-1000 San Francisco to Hong Kong

A perfect flight – Cathay Pacific Business Class Review A350-1000 San Francisco to Hong Kong

Cathay Pacific has been my ‘go-to airline for trans-pacific crossings for some time. I like the ‘hard product’ with the mini-suites a lot – especially for a redye. The airline has well-deserved reputation for being on-time and rarely disappoints. Staff is highly effective though not overly friendly. My biggest grip is usually the catering with […]

Posted on June 5, 2019 by in Travel Deals

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13 Practical Travel Tips for China – or What I learned from two weeks in Central China

13 Practical Travel Tips for China  – or What I learned from two weeks in Central China

After a two week trip to Jinan, Zhengzhou, Nanning, Ningbo and Wuhan – here are my travel related observations about (mostly) Central China. Everyone codeshares on everyone Chinese airlines are predominantly state-owned (major exception is Hainan Airlines, which nobody really knows who owns it). Many like China Eastern, Xiamen Air and China Southern (they recently […]

Posted on June 4, 2019 by in Travel Deals

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Holiday Inn Zhengzhou Review

Holiday Inn Zhengzhou Review

The Holiday inn Zhengzhou shares a compound with the Crowne Plaza Zhengzhou (it also shares the front desk), the Holiday Inn Express and the Sofitel. All the buildings seem to have seen better times and are easily 30+ years old. They clearly went up before the current hotel boom in China. This ‘mini hotel city’ […]

Posted on May 31, 2019 by in Hotel Reviews

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Hyatt Regency Jinan Review

Hyatt Regency Jinan Review

The Hyatt Regency is one of many high rises in Jinan – the capital of the Shandong province. I arrived rather late at night and happy to see that the front desk spoke minimal English (a rarity in Central China).   Check-in was quick and with no-nonsense – I was hoping to order food and […]

Posted on May 30, 2019 by in Hotel Reviews

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Mighty Travels Premium V3.7 – get a complimentary Mighty Travels Premium subscription by inviting friends, improved hotel deals and more

Mighty Travels Premium V3.7 – get a complimentary Mighty Travels Premium subscription by inviting friends, improved hotel deals and more

We have made a number of exciting changes in Mighty Travels Premium Version 3.7 that you may find helpful. 1) Invite friends for $$$ You can now earn credits for any friends you invite to Mighty Travels Premium. If you invite 12 friends during a 12 months period, that take an “active trial”, your subscription […]

Posted on May 9, 2019 by in Mighty Travels Premium

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