Tips to maximize first First experience

Old Nov 23, 19, 6:36 pm
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Tips to maximize first First experience

Hello!

I have booked my first First flight in JAL as a surprise to my mum. We will be flying from LHR to HND. What would be your tips to maximize the experience?

Thanks,

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Old Nov 23, 19, 8:47 pm
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Hah! For a moment, had a sense of deja vu.

Check out a previous version of exactly this :

Advice kindly sought JAL F (LHR-HND) Maximising Experience
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Old Nov 23, 19, 10:47 pm
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Have her drink Red Bull

Originally Posted by percysmith View Post
I ended up bottling three cans of Red Bull into eight shampoo bottles purchased from Sa Sa the night before departure. One leaked before I left the office (it was a Friday) so I was left with seven. HKG security cleared all of them after asking what they are, and I downed three on the way there. I still slept five of the twelve hours going there, which I thought was fair since I should road test how is sleeping in CX F like. I woke the missus up in time (yes, I redeemed two, this is a hell of a lot of manufactured AS Watsons spend) to order our snacks and gaze at the lights of Moscow under us.

On the way back CDG security confiscated the remaining four bottles whilst leaving the rest of my LAGs untouched (well, they bagged them). I didn't really need the Red Bull on the return flight anyway.
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Old Nov 24, 19, 4:21 pm
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Have her drink Red Bull
Drink "Royal Blue Tea"

It is basically tea from a wine bottle.
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Old Nov 26, 19, 2:06 pm
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Did someone say "maximize"?

The definitive "How to maximise the LH F experience" thread!

Granted, it's LH rather than JL, but the same principles apply.

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Old Nov 26, 19, 2:10 pm
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I'm doing the same (HND - ORD in July 2020) so I'm glad I'm not the only person who thinks this way haha.

Personally, I'm aiming to see how much Salon I can drink before they run out.

EDIT: Actually, while I'm in this thread, I do have a question that maybe you folks will know the answer to. Does anyone know if it's possible to get the caviar dish from the Western meal with the Japanese meal in F?
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Old Nov 26, 19, 2:34 pm
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Originally Posted by etgohomeok View Post
EDIT: Actually, while I'm in this thread, I do have a question that maybe you folks will know the answer to. Does anyone know if it's possible to get the caviar dish from the Western meal with the Japanese meal in F?
Sure. Just ask your cabin attendant.
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Old Nov 27, 19, 1:04 pm
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Originally Posted by etgohomeok View Post
I'm doing the same (HND - ORD in July 2020) so I'm glad I'm not the only person who thinks this way haha.

Personally, I'm aiming to see how much Salon I can drink before they run out.

EDIT: Actually, while I'm in this thread, I do have a question that maybe you folks will know the answer to. Does anyone know if it's possible to get the caviar dish from the Western meal with the Japanese meal in F?
You can have whatever you want in any order at anytime. Just tell the CA.
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