Airlines, Airports & Transfers

Airlines, Airports & Transfers

The single most expensive item of your trip to the tropics will no doubt be your air fare. Getting a great deal here could easily be worth an extra week or two in your chosen destinations. But it’s not just about the cost – How about reliability and service?… and most importantly of all – safety? Here then is a summary of our highs and lows with a variety of airlines, airports & transfers.

Airlines, Airports & Transfers

 

London City Stopover - What to See & Do in just 6 hours
London City Stopover – What to See & Do in just 6 hours
We arrived back in London Gatwick at the end of our multi-stop flight to Hong Kong and Bali, courtesy of Cathay Pacific. With just 12 ...
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Madrid - Airport Transfers & Where to Stay
Madrid Airport Transfers & Where to Stay
Arriving late in the evening at Madrid airport, we were keen to discover how straightforward our transfers into the city would be, and ...
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Turkish Scammers Featured
Turkish Airlines Hotel Desk Istanbul – Beware Scammers!
For many years we had heard a lot about the complimentary hotel services offered by Turkish Airlines for unplanned Istanbul layovers exceeding 10 ...
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Air Asia Inflight Experience
AirAsia Inflight Experience
Following a few days in Phuket, we planned to take a short AirAsia flight south to the tropical island paradise of Langkawi. We were curious ...
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Manila Airport – Terminals 2 & 3
Transit between Manila Airport Terminals 2 & 3
Following an overnight stay in Rome, the first stop on our 20-day trip to the Philippines was Manila. However, in order to keep our ...
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Cathay Pacific Inflight
Cathay Pacific Inflight Experience
Despite our recent underwhelming experiences with Qatar and Turkish Airlines, we were still cautiously optimistic about our forthcoming Cathay Pacific flights to Hong ...
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London Airport Transfers - To Gatwick Premier Inn from Luton via National Express
London Airport Transfers
With a variety of large international airports dotted in and around the city, its both time-efficient and cost-effective to plan your London airport ...
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Panama Tocumen Airport
Avianca from Bogota to Panama Tocumen Airport
The final leg of our journey from Amsterdam to Panama was an Avianca flight from Bogota, Columbia to Panama Tocumen Airport. This involved another ...
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Lufthansa longhaul inflight experience: Amsterdam-Frankfurt-Bogota-Panama
Lufthansa Longhaul Inflight Experience
Our flight from Europe to Panama involved a 3-leg flight with Lufthansa, starting from Amsterdam. Naturally, we were curious to discover how our Lufthansa ...
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Amsterdam Layover Hotel
Amsterdam Layover Hotel & Activities
Our incredibly low-priced Lufthansa flights from Europe to Panama departed from Holland. We therefore needed to find budget flights to get us to ...
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Lion Air - Central Java & Karimunjawa
Lion Air Inflight Experience
On arrival in the Indonesian capital, Jakarta, we were heading straight out again without delay> We had booked a domestic flight with the carrier Lion ...
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Doha Airport Layover
Doha Airport Layover
Our Qatar Airways flight from Rome to Jakarta included a lengthy 10-hour Doha airport layover. There was really no way of avoiding this when we ...
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Qatar Airways
Qatar Airways Inflight Experience
With their elitist tv commercials and tip-top rating in the World's Best Airlines, we were expecting great things from our Qatar Airways inflight experience ...
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Girona transfers from airport
Girona transfers from airport and onward to Barcelona
Located within sight of the Pyrenees in the northeast of Catalonia, Girona is a great place from which to start a journey to some ...
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Jet Airways Inflight Experience
Jet Airways Inflight Experience
Several weeks before starting our trip to India, we went online and booked 2 domestic flights directly with Jet Airways. We had never ...
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Jet Airways
Mumbai International Airport
Arrival at Mumbai International Airport (Chhatrapati Shivaji) and transfer to the Domestic terminal was blissfully straightforward and efficient. At passport control we produced our e-Tourist ...
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Istanbul Airport-City Transfer
Planning our visit to Istanbul from the comfort of our living room, using Google Earth as our map reference, seemed straightforward enough. To avoid ...
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Istanbul DIY
Turkish Airlines Inflight Experience
We were quite excited about flying with Turkish Airlines for the first time. Our expectations of the Turkish Airlines inflight experience were justifiably high, ...
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Thumbs up for Terravision
The Terravision Rome Airport Bus
Getting from either of the airports outside Rome to the city center can be an expensive business. Fortunately, there are some inexpensive and ...
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