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 […]
Wow! I can hardly believe it but this is my 200th blogging article on Flights And Frustration! It was by chance that I discovered the other day that I’d posted my 196th article so there wasn’t far to go until this blogging milestone. I started the Flights And Frustration blog as far back as September […]
When you see a nose picker in public does it annoy you? Does the sight disgust you? Does it get up your nose as much as their finger gets up theirs? Well they disgust me. Yet maybe I should thank one. For it was an Asian nose picker who helped to break my computer and […]
As a frequent flier with Sky Team it is inevitable that at some point I’ll find my flight was cancelled with KLM. In fact, over the years I’ve experienced this with various airlines, however KLM is one of the most frequently used airlines by myself.
The complimentary Emirates toiletries bag is given out for long haul flights with the airline. As someone who has travelled numerous times with Emirates I’ve received the odd toiletries bag here and there. Frequent readers of Flights And Frustration will know that I’ve had quite a few flights with Emirates Business Class. Late in 2012 […]
As part of my Hamburg reviews it is only fair that I provide my review of Hamburg airport. It is fair to say that the Hamburg airport is not a major hub in Germany, I often connect with Lufthansa via the hub of Frankfurt which serves the UK and the rest of the world well. […]
As a long established international business traveller I am used to flights with the mainstream, big name airlines who have often being around for decades. I’m talking about the KLMs, Deltas, Emirates, British Airways and so on. It is rare for me to fly on discount airlines like flybe, Easyjet or Ryanair. I’m used to […]
Stepping off the flight from London to Melbourne was one of the scariest moments of my life. Spending 24 hours on a plane is enough to tip anyone over the edge – even if they’d had the foresight not to indulge in six Singapore Slings courtesy of the on-board service. I was exhausted but […]