World Traveller 73


Review: Cathay Pacific First Class Lounge, London Heathrow Terminal 3, London, United Kingdom Accessing the Lounge: Getting in the full experience, after MrsWT73’s spa treatment at the BA Elemis Spa, and her own G+T at the Qantas Lounge, we headed over to the Cathay Pacific Lounge. Accessing the lounge was permitted via the Class of Service on our One World Ticket. The Cathay Lounge was right next door. It had somewhat of… Read More

Review: British Airways Club Europe, Airbus 320, Marrakech – London Gatwick We departed for the gate at T-50. Boarding was set to commence at 12:50 PM as posted on the boarding card. British AirwaysBA 2667 – Business Class (U)RAK – LGW (Marrakesh – London Gatwick)Sept 16, 20181:30 PM – 5:00 PMBooked: Airbus 320Flown: Airbus 320  After a last security screening checkpoint, we boarded along with priority boarding for all Club Europe and… Read More

Review: Iberia Velazquez Premium Business Class, Madrid Barajas Terminal 4S, Madrid, Spain Despite the sound logic of staying the night almost immediately next to a train station and a direct rail link from Madrid Puerta Atocha to Madrid Barjas Terminal 4, it seemed an obvious choice to take the train to the airport (2.80€ each) instead of a taxi (30€ total). It was probably the worst decision of the day and ultimately… Read More

Review: Cathay Pacific Lounge, Vancouver, Canada Since we had a bit of extra time, we ended up leaving the SkyTeam Lounge and headed down concourse to the brand new Cathay Pacific Lounge. The lounge has relocated from it’s old spot on the second level above international security screening to further down concourse past retail row. The old Cathay Pacific Lounge allowed Air Canada to expand its Maple Leaf International lounge into a… Read More

This post is one chapter on our trip to Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, Melbourne with The Great Ocean Road, exploring The Yarra Valley and the beaches of The Gold Coast via Qantas First Class. This trip was booked using Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan. For more information on how this trip was booked, please see our trip introduction here. For other parts of the trip, please see this index. If you enjoyed this… Read More