World Traveller 73


Thai Airways operates one of the most unique features in air travel today at is home airport of Bangkok Survharnabhumi. Thai Airways has set up a full, purpose built, airline spa to compliment it’s premium traveller lounge services. For passengers lucky enough to be traveling in business or first class, they are able to access a fabulous facility for a complimentary treatment. Review: Thai Airways Royal Silk Lounge, Bangkok Survharnabhumi, Bangkok, Thailand…. Read More

Asiana Airlines operates a very consistent and reliable product. Our brief stop through Incheon had us experiencing another one of their quality Asiana Business Lounges. The Asiana Business Lounge in the Terminal One Concourse featured many of the same qualities as their Asiana First Class Lounge and Asiana Business Lounge in the main terminal. It was a quiet restful area, prior to the start of our flight. Review: Asiana Business Lounge, Terminal… Read More

All Nippon Airways runs premium passenger lounges worldwide in just four cities: Narita (Tokyo), Haneda (Tokyo), Osaka and Honolulu. Their International Lounges are typically nice places to spend some time in, and come with the unique opportunity to enjoy some noodles at their noodle bar if you happen to hit the right location. Before we knew it, our time in Tokyo came to a close. We asked for a late check out… Read More

The United Club at Sea Tac recently underwent a relocation from the “N” Gates to the “A” Gates. When United moved the lounge, they also refreshed the concept in more modern colours, tones and space. The new lounge occupies a much smaller footprint than the old version, but still represents a pleasant space. Review: United Club Sea – Tac “A” Gates, Seattle, Washington, United States This is a review of the United… Read More

After a gross 4:30 AM wake up, we opted for the always-pleasant Aerocar car service to the Vancouver Airport. Our driver picked us up in a spacious Lincoln Towncar, dropping us off at the Vancouver International Transborder Departure within 30 minutes from the house. Review: Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge, Vancouver Transborder US – PreClearance, Vancouver, Canada – Updated The blurriness of this first photo is representative of my eyesight and alertness at this… Read More

We decided to get the most value out of our reward ticket by not ending our journey in South Africa, but in Mauritius. We added on South Africa as a stopover on our journey, and got the Mauritius part mostly for free.  Review: South African Airways Baobab Premium Lounge International, OR Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg, South Africa “Like many aspects of South African Airways, the Baobab Lounge International at OR Tambo International… Read More

Review: South African Airways Cyobab Premium Business Lounge Domestic, Cape Town Airport, Cape Town, South Africa “Like many aspects of South African Airways, the Cyobab Lounge Domestic at Cape Town International Airport offers a spacious place with great airside views to relax before your flight.” Arriving to Cape Town International Airport: More Headaches with Europcar… After the food extravaganza at The Tasting Room, the next morning we checked out of Le Quartier… Read More

Review: South African Airways Baobab Premium Lounge Domestic, OR Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg, South Africa “Like many aspects of South African Airways, the Baobab Lounge Domestic at OR Tambo International Airport offers a terrific spacious place to relax before your connecting flight.” This review is about the South African Airways Baobab Domestic Lounge at O.R. Tambo International Airport. For the other South African Airways lounge at O.R. Tambo International Airport in Johannsberg,… Read More

Review: Lufthansa Senator Lounge, Washington Dulles International Airport, Virgina United States “The Lufthansa Senator Lounge was a cut above the usual North American Star Alliance Lounge experience, highlighted by an upgraded food and beverage program.” Checking into South African Airways: Our difficulties with flight cancellations continued… On landing in Washington Dulles, we approached UA Customer Service desks in Concourse C to try to check / prompt United on the status of the… Read More

The City of Chicago in the United States of America is a focus city for United Airlines. Being one of their major mid west hubs for travel within the region, both on United Airlines and other Star Alliance carriers, it offers flights to almost anywhere. During our travel through Chicago O’Hare, we happened to be connecting through to South America. During our lay over, we stopped in at two United Club’s to… Read More