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Nov 28, 19, 5:46 am
Replies: 46
Views: 12,744
Posted By iluvcruising2

Flew on the SQ Boeing 787-10 Regional from...

Flew on the SQ Boeing 787-10 Regional from Singapore to Incheon recently, and I quite liked the seat. Yes, it is not as wide as their long-haul aircraft, but it is straight (not angled), and I can...
Forum: Trip Reports
Nov 28, 19, 5:38 am
Replies: 35
Views: 19,807
Posted By iluvcruising2

Recently flew on Vietnam Airlines, Incheon Seoul...

Recently flew on Vietnam Airlines, Incheon Seoul to Ho Chi Minh, and onward to Singapore. Here are some videos.

In Incheon, Vietnam Airlines uses the KAL Lounge in Terminal 1. Here is a video of...
Nov 28, 19, 5:32 am
Replies: 48
Views: 8,533
Posted By iluvcruising2

I flew from Incheon Terminal 1 on Vietnam...

I flew from Incheon Terminal 1 on Vietnam Airlines Business class in Nov 19. The check in staff told me to use the KAL Lounge, which is located in the main terminal (before taking the train to the...
Replies: 3,279
Views: 304,336
Posted By iluvcruising2

Hi I have an upcoming trip from Singapore to...

Hi

I have an upcoming trip from Singapore to Frankfurt on SQ26, followed by LH978 to Dublin.
On a single ticket, I have a 3 hour layover. Flying in Business.

When I arrive at Frankfurt...
Forum: Trip Reports
Jun 17, 19, 2:22 am
Replies: 26
Views: 10,898
Posted By iluvcruising2

We were still glad that we flew China Eastern. ...

We were still glad that we flew China Eastern.
It was a good experience, hassle aside, and gave us the confidence of flying with them again.
Forum: Trip Reports
Jun 17, 19, 2:04 am
Replies: 26
Views: 10,898
Posted By iluvcruising2

We were still glad that we flew China Eastern. ...

We were still glad that we flew China Eastern.
It was a good experience, hassle aside, and gave us the confidence of flying with them again.
Forum: Trip Reports
Jun 14, 19, 11:13 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 10,898
Posted By iluvcruising2

Hua Shan (Mt Hua) 华山 - West Peak and South Peak from Xi'An

Today, we decided to make a day trip to visit Mount Hua, or the famous HuaShan. Mount Hua (simplified Chinese: 华山) is a mountain located about 120 kilometres (75 mi) east of Xi'an. It is the western...
Forum: Trip Reports
Jun 10, 19, 6:44 am
Replies: 26
Views: 10,898
Posted By iluvcruising2

Longmen Grottos

Let me continue with some more videos and pictures of some of the sites we visited. Today, we would be visiting the Longmen Grottos. Longmen what? The Chinese name is 龙门石窟 Lóngmén Shíkū , or...
Forum: Trip Reports
Jun 6, 19, 9:00 am
Replies: 35
Views: 19,807
Posted By iluvcruising2

That's cool. I've not tried their A350 yet. ...

That's cool.

I've not tried their A350 yet. Our flight to Paris CDG end of this year should be on their A350 - looking forward.
Forum: Trip Reports
Jun 6, 19, 8:23 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Jun 6, 19, 1:45 am
Replies: 35
Views: 19,807
Posted By iluvcruising2

Yes. The French colonial influence is quite...

Yes. The French colonial influence is quite palpable.

We have plans to fly on Vietnam Airlines Business class again later this year, this time to Paris.
Forum: Trip Reports
Jun 5, 19, 5:16 am
Forum: China
Jun 5, 19, 1:57 am
Replies: 73
Views: 13,562
Posted By iluvcruising2

The Metro to the airport wasn't opened when we...

The Metro to the airport wasn't opened when we were there in mid May 2019. We asked the taxi driver, who told us that he didn't know when they would open. Apparently, during construction of the...
Forum: Trip Reports
Jun 4, 19, 9:51 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 10,898
Posted By iluvcruising2

We stayed in Xi'An Sheraton North City Hotel for...

We stayed in Xi'An Sheraton North City Hotel for 5 nights. This hotel is not to be confused with the Sheraton Xi'An. We booked our hotel stay through the Marriott Bonvoy mobile app. There were newer...
Forum: China
Jun 4, 19, 9:30 am
Replies: 73
Views: 13,562
Posted By iluvcruising2

We were just in Xi'An a couple of weeks back. ...

We were just in Xi'An a couple of weeks back.

Yes, the Terracotta warriors won't take the entire day. For us, we took a taxi from our hotel (Sheraton Xi'An North) to the main Xi'An railway...
Forum: Trip Reports
Jun 4, 19, 7:56 am
Replies: 26
Views: 10,898
Posted By iluvcruising2

Arrival into Shanghai Pudong Landing was...

Arrival into Shanghai Pudong
Landing was smooth. Bright and sunny day. It took a while for the plane to taxi to our gate, but this time we didn't have to bus. We had an aero-bridge. Recall, when...
Forum: Trip Reports
Jun 4, 19, 6:53 am
Replies: 26
Views: 10,898
Posted By iluvcruising2

MU 5010 Xi'an to Shanghai Finally, the...

MU 5010 Xi'an to Shanghai

Finally, the boarding announcement was made. I was getting anxious, since we had a connection to catch at Shanghai. I had asked the counter staff at least thrice, and...
Forum: Trip Reports
Jun 4, 19, 6:35 am
Replies: 26
Views: 10,898
Posted By iluvcruising2

Return Journey, MU5010 followed by MU565

Now let me review the return journey, Xi'An to Shanghai to Singapore. Given our experience coming up, we were now mentally prepared for anything! As we deliberately took a slow and easy pace during...
Forum: Trip Reports
Jun 2, 19, 6:15 am
Replies: 26
Views: 10,898
Posted By iluvcruising2

I'm going to be upfront about it. Thinking back...

I'm going to be upfront about it. Thinking back on this incident, I'm so proud of my wife.
Not that I didn't know before, but this incident is just another clear illustration on how God gifted me...
Forum: Trip Reports
Jun 2, 19, 1:16 am
Replies: 26
Views: 10,898
Posted By iluvcruising2

Indeed there were no out of pocket expenses so...

Indeed there were no out of pocket expenses so nothing for me to claim in that area.

My insurance policy pays a fixed fee of US$150 for every 6 completed hours of travel delay, subject to a cap of...
Forum: Trip Reports
May 31, 19, 8:46 pm
Replies: 26
Views: 10,898
Posted By iluvcruising2

Thanks for the reflections! On point 4, I...

Thanks for the reflections!

On point 4, I don't recall buying any insurance when I booked on CTRIP, but as you said, they could have done it in a sneaky manner at a very low price that I didn't...
Forum: Trip Reports
May 31, 19, 8:39 am
Replies: 26
Views: 10,898
Posted By iluvcruising2

They were very nice! When we first booked...

They were very nice!

When we first booked our trip, we were under the impression that we would be flying in their older Airbus A330-200 series aircraft.
That was what was told to me when I wrote...
Forum: Trip Reports
May 31, 19, 8:37 am
Replies: 26
Views: 10,898
Posted By iluvcruising2

Yeah, if you don't speak Mandarin, the ground...

Yeah, if you don't speak Mandarin, the ground staff would probably ignore you. At one stage, my wife spoke in English. The chap just said "I don't know English". What to do? Switch back to...
Forum: Trip Reports
May 29, 19, 9:04 am
Replies: 26
Views: 10,898
Posted By iluvcruising2

Part 2 of Adventure - Flight Cancellation! ...

Part 2 of Adventure - Flight Cancellation!

At Shanghai Pudong, the aircraft was parked at an aero-bridge and we got off the plane very quickly. This was the first time that we were flying...
Forum: Trip Reports
May 29, 19, 8:57 am
Replies: 26
Views: 10,898
Posted By iluvcruising2

China Eastern Cancelled my Flight while I was in the Air (Business Class Review)

Hello everybody!

I live in Singapore. Recently, we had a most interesting trip to Xi'An, China. Yes, the place of the Terracotta Warriors. This was a couple trip (left our kids at home) and also a...
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