When it comes to air travel, there are a group of people who are essential to your trip. They can provide you with comfort, refreshment, immediate first aid and reassure you of any concerns. I am of course talking about the flight crew. These people have to deal with hundreds of passengers, many of whom […]
As a professional traveller the prospect of flying with a discount carrier is not one I tend to relish. My dislike of my sole experience with Ryanair in 2003 was enough to put me off for life. However more recently I’ve come to experience easyjet and they seem very acceptable for short haul trips. Now […]
Amenity travelling kits are a very welcome bonus when you are on long haul flights. You’ll often find that the travel amenity kits airlines offer tend to only be available in the more expensive parts of the cabin. When you are in economy (coach) you might sometimes be lucky enough to get some squishy ear […]
When it comes to air travel we all know that safety in flying is important. Yet to be honest how many of you really pay attention to the in flight announcements? Dull, boring, seen it all before? What if you had funny flight attendants? What if the safety of flying was not a monotoneous drone […]
I’m sorry to repeat my rant of a few months ago, but this KLM hand baggage policy or lack of compliance with it is now really ticking me off. Whilst I have discussed this before things don’t seem to be improving.
I think I’ve now done it, yes I’ve ticked the box for flying long haul in every class of air travel. My feat was completed when I flew Premium Economy with Air France from Paris to Santiago. Wow, nearly 14 hours of flying to find out how comfortable this experience really is. Here is my […]
I remember the time when I used to say that I’ve never flown before. It wasn’t until the late 1990s for my first time flying. Now The Guy Who Flies seems to be flying almost every month. I’ve taken well over 1,000 flights (if not 2,000+) so I know what to expect. If you are […]
Are you sick of flying? Not looking forward to your next trip to the airport? There is a way to make things a little easier for you. A way to win over the cabin crew and ground staff so they will be more willing to help. With this simple, almost effortless tip I know how […]