Airlines

What is Necessary to Travel by Plane with an Emotional Support Dog

July 1, 2014

About a month ago, we were waiting in the Fort Lauderdale, Florida airport to board a Southwest flight.  There was a woman sitting near us who was quite distraught. She had lost her cell phone, and had just received some bad news from the Southwest gate agent. We helped her locate her missing phone by calling […]

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A Look Inside Lufthansa First Class Frankfurt to Chicago

May 7, 2014

After an amazing flight in Lufthansa First Class from Mumbai (BOM) to Frankfurt (FRA), we connected to another First Class flight to Chicago on Lufthansa flight #430. Connecting in Frankfurt was a pain, as the planes are parked remotely (a non-gate position) and you have to go down stairs and then catch a bus. In First Class, […]

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Experiencing Lufthansa First Class Mumbai to Frankfurt

May 6, 2014

After we disembarked an 11-day cruise on the Seabourn Sojourn, and rested during the day/evening at the JW Marriott on Juhu Beach, we headed to Mumbai’s New Terminal T2 at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport to begin the long flight home. Lufthansa flight #757 was scheduled to leave Mumbai (BOM) India at 3:30 am local time. Many […]

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11 Hours in Beijing, China with the 72-Hour Visa-Free Stay Program

March 25, 2014

We traveled to Singapore from Houston on Air China this week.  Our flight itinerary included an 11-hour layover in the Beijing airport, arriving at 3:47 am in the morning. Rather than sit around an airport after a 15-hour flight, we took advantage of China’s 72-hour visa-free transit stay program that was introduced in 2013. China’s 72-hour […]

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