I’m back in California after a whirlwind trip around the world that included stops in Asia, the Middle East, and seven countries in Europe. I’ll be on the ground for awhile…at least that is the plan.
This coming week I’ll have an update on my cancelled Aeroplan SWISS First Class ticket and will publish several exciting trip reports. In the meantime, here is a review of the week’s top stories and a link to each story that appeared on Live and Let’s Fly.
My “self-guided” tour of the beautiful TSA World Center at New York JFK.
A useful trick for knowing which hotel you’ll get on Hotwire before you pay
Who is at fault? A crazy university professor or an overzealous police officer?
A detailed Turkish Airlines 777 review from Los Angeles to Istanbul.
REPORTS & REVIEWS
Review: American Express Centurion Lounge Hong Kong (HKG)
First Impressions of Vietnam Airlines A350 Business Class
Finally, a Suite Upgrade at Hyatt Regency Mainz!
Review: Delta 767-300 Business Class Honolulu to Los Angeles
My Secret Tour of the TWA Flight Center at JFK
Review: Turkish Airlines 777-300ER Business Class Los Angeles to Istanbul
My Worst Business Class Meal Yet…
Review: Turkish Airlines A330-200 Business Class Istanbul to Frankfurt
Getting to Ha Long Bay, Vietnam
Review: W Hotel New Orleans – French Quarter
NEWS & COMMENTARY
How Does the “Serial Stowaway” Sneak Past Security Checkpoints and Onto Airplanes?
Charlatan Kenneth Copeland Flaunts His New Private Jet
How to Tell What Hotel you are Getting on Hotwire BEFORE Paying
Virgin Atlantic Shows How to Be Honest
Airline Ramp Handlers Caught Stealing Hundreds of Computers
United Airlines Adds Special Super Bowl Flights to MSP
How Much is Too Much for a Hotel Room?
Flight Attendants Ordered to Pay Model $100K for Spilling Soup on Her
United Airlines Gambles on Increased Capacity
Singapore Airlines FA Arrested for Gold Smuggling
New Booking Procedure for Air Tahiti Nui Using AA Miles (Again)
Will United Fight Emirates at Newark or Retreat?
Confirmation That Elites Are Leaving Hyatt
University Professor Arrested for Calling German “Nazi” at Frankfurt Airport