Suddenly the flight attendants brought out cakes and sweets for people celebrating birthdays and special occasions!
The new AA Flagship Lounge at JFK Airport is right up there with some of the really nice international lounges I’ve seen
Perhaps an ordinary person would not have attempted to go to work on a day when she has a 5:45 pm international flight, but I’m always looking to conserve my annual leave time (after all, there’s always another trip on the horizon). So, I lugged my packed carry-on bag to work with me, and left … Read More
In the first installment on our trip to Spain and Greece, we review flight IB 6252 from New York to Madrid, and our transport into Madrid from the Airport. Let the vacation begin!
I recently visited London (see, London Trip Overview). I flew on British Airways business class. I purchased the ticket as part of the AARP/30,000 Avios special from a few months ago, so it only cost about $550 out-of-pocket. There was a special airport security line at JFK for BA Business and First Class passengers. The line was … Read More
UPDATE: The list of sites and properties participating in OHNY 2015 is live and it’s great. From Museums, to tours of government buildings, hotels, houses of worship to abandoned subway stations, there is something for everyone. I generally like to choose locations which include a tour or which aren’t otherwise open to the public, or … Read More
The 13th annual Open House New York will take place the weekend of October 17th and 18th. For two days each October, the Annual Open House New York Weekend unlocks the doors of New York’s most important buildings, offering an extraordinary opportunity to experience the city and meet the people who design, build, and preserve … Read More
The Wingtips Lounge is located at Terminal 4 at JFK, just past security. It serves many airlines and is also a Priority Pass Lounge. I have been there a number of times before, when it was previously known as the Oasis Lounge. On those prior visits, I was underwhelmed by the lounge, and disturbed by … Read More
And so began my Around the World in 8 days trip, with visits to 2 neighboring lounges at JFK
This is Part II of Justine’s account of Delta flight 416 (see Part I here). As a frequent flyer, I know that many people are reading this thinking they have worse tales of woe. (I remember an overnight at Athens Airport because Delta had to fly in a widget from Atlanta – they couldn’t … Read More