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Forum: Trip Reports
Jun 4, 13, 3:43 am
Replies: 128
Views: 11,871
Posted By wwnz

Hi all, As a long-time reader of trip...

Hi all,

As a long-time reader of trip reports on this forum and having written my own trip report recently, I'll chip in a few things.

The reservation of posts for future sections of the trip...
Forum: Trip Reports
Apr 25, 13, 2:34 pm
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

Thanks all for the kind comments. It gives us...

Thanks all for the kind comments. It gives us great pleasure to see that others have enjoyed reading through our report.



Mad_atta that trip report is amazing and your adventure looks far more...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 28, 13, 9:06 pm
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

We were on a discounted first class fare so were...

We were on a discounted first class fare so were not given the option of flying on the A380 as that's EK's top product.

I did have the bulk of the trip report written long ago but waited until I...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 26, 13, 4:19 am
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

Having read your comment, my partner reminded me...

Having read your comment, my partner reminded me that the waffles he ordered for breakfast for the last MEL-AKL flight never arrived :( By the time he realised this on board it was too late to do...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 23, 13, 11:38 pm
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

If anyone is interested I have just completed the...

If anyone is interested I have just completed the painstaking process of having first uploaded all 600 or so photos/scans then replacing each link in each post manually to point towards the new pics....
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 23, 13, 3:19 pm
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

It's interesting that you guys here on FT picked...

It's interesting that you guys here on FT picked up the difference in the wine list. My partner and I are not wine connoisseurs in the least bit, and because the wines were of higher quality than...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 19, 13, 1:00 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 14, 13, 1:17 pm
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

This trip meant we each picked up 62,500 skyward...

This trip meant we each picked up 62,500 skyward miles I believe, and we are both Gold status (but not for too much longer). Didn't use a miles accelerator bonus or anything. I had a look and I think...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 13, 13, 1:39 pm
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

Food is a highly individual thing so take my...

Food is a highly individual thing so take my comments with a healthy grain of salt. For starters I thought the caviar was excellent every time and a real treat to have. In terms of the rest of the...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 13, 13, 2:46 am
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

Phew! That took a bit of effort but totally worth...

Phew! That took a bit of effort but totally worth it. Thank you all for your lovely comments. It's a bonus for us that we can look at our pics and have a record of our trip in this format now. I...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 13, 13, 2:39 am
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

Seat guide ...

Seat guide

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Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 13, 13, 2:38 am
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

Breakfast was a short affair with a fruit platter...

Breakfast was a short affair with a fruit platter and mixed grill for myself. I took the opportunity to claim as much sleep as possible for the remainder of the flight, and was woken a few hours...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 13, 13, 2:35 am
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

http://i1299.photobucket.com/albums/ag67/wwnz/Scan...

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Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 13, 13, 2:31 am
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

Airline: Emirates Route: Melbourne-Auckland ...

Airline: Emirates
Route: Melbourne-Auckland
Flight number: Continuation of EK406
Duration:
Aircraft: Boeing 777-300ER
Seats: 2E and 2F

Boarding for the final time, it was only three of us in...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 11, 13, 1:33 pm
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

Melbourne Emirates Lounge stopover Another...

Melbourne Emirates Lounge stopover

Another long walk to the lounge and a quick shower to freshen up. The breakfast offerings were excellent, as opposed to the disappointing dinner at the start of...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 11, 13, 1:32 pm
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

On this leg of the trip we encountered the same...

On this leg of the trip we encountered the same turbulence that we flew through on the way up. Lunch consisted of hot canapes, caviar, a prawn and scallops starter, kung pao chicken which was the...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 11, 13, 1:29 pm
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

It was a while before the seatbelt sign went off...

It was a while before the seatbelt sign went off and we were allowed to put our seats into bed mode. Three hours of sleep later and feeling slightly less out of it we ordered some lunch.
...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 11, 13, 1:28 pm
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

Airline: Emirates Route: Dubai-Melbourne ...

Airline: Emirates
Route: Dubai-Melbourne
Flight number: EK406
Duration: 13 hours 30 min
Aircraft: Boeing 777-300ER
Seats: 2E and 2F
...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 9, 13, 4:47 pm
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

Dubai Emirates First Class Lounge Terminal 3...

Dubai Emirates First Class Lounge Terminal 3 (older lounge) stopover

Unfortunately we were in Dubai in the morning hours both times, so we were only able to try the breakfast menu out. A massage...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 8, 13, 9:45 pm
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

To be honest I have fairly limited experience...

To be honest I have fairly limited experience sleeping in business and first class. I did find on malaysian J that it got very warm after a while and I woke up in a bit of a sweat. Others would be...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 8, 13, 4:43 pm
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

Breakfast was served quite close to landing (well...

Breakfast was served quite close to landing (well within an hour if I remember correctly) which was convenient as it left more time for sleep. Breakfast consisted of a fruit platter and mushroom...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 8, 13, 4:42 pm
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

For dinner we both started with the caviar which...

For dinner we both started with the caviar which was as delightful as ever. My partner had the salad next which he drowned in olive oil and thought was very good. He had independently worked out the...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 8, 13, 4:36 pm
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

Dom and mixed nuts to start ...

Dom and mixed nuts to start
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Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 8, 13, 4:35 pm
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

Airline: Emirates Route: Paris (Charles de...

Airline: Emirates
Route: Paris (Charles de Gaulle)-Dubai
Flight number: EK76
Duration: 6 hours 30 min
Aircraft: Boeing 777-300ER
Seats: 2E and 2F

Time for boarding and we headed up an...
Forum: Trip Reports
Mar 8, 13, 3:23 am
Replies: 137
Views: 47,458
Posted By wwnz

Paris Emirates Lounge Our Chauffeur driver...

Paris Emirates Lounge
Our Chauffeur driver turned up quite early but fortunately we were all packed and ready to go. It sure was a nicer way to get to the airport than by the RER B. Check-in at...
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