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The Aspire Lounge Calgary International Airport was one of the first Aspire Lounge entries into the Canadian airport marketplace. The Aspire Lounge in the International Departures hall of the Calgary International Airport offers the sole lounge space servicing international travels. Read on to see how our visit to the Aspire Lounge International Calgary International Airport and how our experience was… Review: Aspire Business Lounge International “D” Concourse – Calgary International Airport, Alberta,… Read More

The Aspire Salon Lounge Ottawa is the newest Aspire Lounge in Canada. Taking over the space previously occupied by the Porter Lounge Ottawa, the Aspire Lounge Ottawa has arrived to the scene offering a legitimate competitor to the Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge next door. Read on to see how our first visit to the Aspire Lounge Ottawa was, and whether it would stand up to our review… Review: Aspire Salon Business… Read More

The Las Vegas Harry Reid International Airport conveniently offers several lounges operated by The Club at LAS. With two locations split between this version at Terminal 1 and the other version in Terminal 3, you’ll likely have a The Club at LAS nearby your departure gate. We would visit this particular location in Terminal 1 “D” Gates. How would our experience fare? Review: The Club at LAS Business Lounge, Terminal 1 –… Read More

The Las Vegas Harry Reid International Airport conveniently offers several lounges operated by The Club at LAS. With two locations split between Terminal 1 and this version in Terminal 3, you’ll likely have a The Club at LAS nearby your departure gate. We would visit this particular location in Terminal 3 “E” Gates. How would our experience fare? Review: The Club at LAS Business Lounge, Terminal 3 – “E” Gates, Las Vegas… Read More

Turkish Airlines operates an overseas lounge location at Miami International Airport. In addition to being a lounge within the Star Alliance Gold membership program, it is also a part of the Priority Pass membership program. The lounge offered a spot to enjoy some upscale food in advance of your flight. We’d get the opportunity to test out this lounge in the early morning before our trans-continental flight. Review: Turkish Airlines Business Lounge… Read More

The Curaçao VIP Lounge was the only business class lounge operating in the Hato International Airport near Willemstad, Curaçao. While we weren’t expecting greatness from a Caribbean Airport Lounge, we were quite pleasantly surprised with the facilities offered at the Curaçao VIP Lounge. The space was easily accessed through a Priority Pass membership. Read on to see how our experience was visiting this comfortable and newly renovated space. Review: Curaçao VIP Business… Read More

Hawaiian Airlines operates a substantial international route network from it’s home base at Honolulu Daniel K Inouye International Airport. As it’s not affiliated with any international airline alliance, it has to operate its own lounge network in order to stay competitive against the other international carriers. As part of our Hawaiian inter island flights, we would get the opportunity to visit their Hawaiian Airlines flagship lounge offering in the lounge network: the… Read More

There are limited lounge options when departing from the US Territory of Guam. With an early morning departure, I had the opportunity to visit the Sagan Bisita VIP Lounge in the departures concourse of the Guam International Airport. The Sagan Bisita VIP Lounge is the priority pass independent lounge offering. While you won’t be blown away by this particular space, it did offer a friendly environment to hang out in as an… Read More

Our trip departing Morocco allowed us the opportunity to test out The Pearl Lounge in the international departures hall of the Marrakech Menara International Airport. To our surprise, the lounge was a nicely appointed place to relax prior to our flight, that was only marked with some wine that was a little warm to our tastes. Read on to see how our visit experience was… Review: The Pearl Lounge, Marrakech Menara International… Read More

A great arrivals lounge can greatly assist in the arrival experience when it comes to arriving in any foreign country. I was a little surprised to see an arrivals lounge arriving to Marrakech Menara International Airport given that it typically isn’t an arrival airport for international overseas flights. We would check out this arrival’s experience on our journey through the airport today. Review: Pearl Lounge Arrivals, Marrakech Menara International Terminal One, Marrakech,… Read More

I don’t normally come to expect too much from business class lounges on tropical islands. There is usually a lack of business travellers and generally, islands aren’t a premium market for high spend travellers. We were pleasantly surprised by the Vallée de Mai Premium Lounge in the Seychelles International Airport. The lounge featured comfortable seating along with a terrific liquor selection. Review: Salon Vallée de Mai, Mahé Seychelles International Airport, Seychelles We… Read More

The country of French Polynesia is a remote destination in the South Pacific. It’s primarily serviced by flag carrier Air Tahiti Nui. Unlike Fiji Airways, which has attempted to establish itself as a carrier with connecting traffic, Air Tahiti Nui seems to operate primarily on a destination model. Despite the destination model, their Air Tahiti Nui Salon Manuhiri Business Lounge wasn’t all to exotic or appealing for an upscale luxury travel destination…. Read More