Top 10 in Travel News: Week of February 18, 2015

American's pretty new 787

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: First Routes Announced for American Airlines’ 787 Dreamliner Scorpion stings flier on Alaska Airlines flight from L.A. SkyMall will fly again says @ScottevestCEO Korean Air executive jailed in ‘nut rage’ case Qantas Enforcing Dress Code in Business Lounges Starting April 1 United Airlines will not honor the […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of February 11, 2015

jetBlue

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: JetBlue to be first airline to use Apple Pay in flight Quality of America’s roads now ranked No. 16 in the world, report shows American Airlines Debuts New Amenity Kits Airlines Try Signature Fragrances, but Not Everyone Is On Board Mile-high IQ club: Become a genius on […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of January 7, 2015

Air Asia tail at Don Muang Airport (DMK)

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Tail of Missing AirAsia Plane Discovered in Java Sea Ex-Korean Air exec arrested over nut rage Etihad: We Will Honor The Ridiculously Low Fares We Mistakenly Offered United Airlines suing 22-year-old NYC man who figured out how to get cheaper plane tickets California Breaks Ground on Isolated […]

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of December 10, 2014

JetBlue bill

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: Win for travelers: Congress caps airline-ticket TSA fees Korean Air Executive Ejects Crew Member After Poor Nut Service Uber has been banned in Delhi after a driver was accused of raping a passenger American Airlines Set To Upgrade Fleet And Finally Compete With Delta Sir Richard Branson […]

Korean Air Dreamin’ with A380 Business Class, Los Angeles–Seoul

Business class check-in counter

On my recent trip to Seoul with Korean Air, I was able to test out one of the airline’s beautiful A380 in Business Class (also called Prestige Class). It was a luxurious experience with nice flight attendants, quick service, great food, and fully flat sleeper seats that made it easy to rest. Flight vitals Flight […]

Bali to New York on Korean Air’s A380

Our seats upstairs

If you’ve been following me on Facebook and Twitter then you know Natalie and I got married in Toronto, then flew to Seoul on Korean Air (in their flatbed seats so it made the trek painless), spent the night in Seoul – Gangnam Style. We then got on another Korean flight and flew 6 hours […]

Toronto to Seoul on Korean Air

Johnny and Natalie's first flight as a married couple

Trip: YYZ-ICN Airline:  Korean Air Aircraft: 777-200 Scheduled Departure Time: 12:15pm Push Back from Gate: 12:20pm Actual Departure Time: 12:33pm Actual Arrival Time: 2:55p Announced Flight time:  13:05 Miles: 6,580 Seat:  2D Two days after our wedding Natalie and I arrived at Toronto’s Pearson International Airport to make our way to Bali, Indonesia. To get there we flew […]

Seoul to Bali on Korean Air and Honeymoon Cake

Chillin' in biz class

Trip: ICN-DPS Airline: Korean Air Aircraft: A330-300 Scheduled Departure Time: 6:05pm Push Back from Gate: 6:03pm Actual Departure Time: 6:20pm Actual Arrival Time: 11:55pm Announced Flight time: 6:35 Miles: 3,280 Seat: 8G Honeymoon flight number two! In case you missed it, our first segment was 24 hours earlier when we flew from Toronto to Seoul. […]