Snack Basket Item: Banana

Manual Upgrades | Snack Basket Recipes

I just had an epiphany after reading about a fellow flyer’s disappointment after finding that simple snack basket service was the only offering in first class aboard his multi-hour international flight. Empathy mixed with sparks in my head to come up with a solution… Snack Basket Recipes. Here’s the starter … Read More

BAE Systems IFE

APEX Expo 2014 Part 2 | In-Flight Entertainment

What will you be watching on the plane in a few years? Don’t be surprised if it’s a tablet. A handful of companies want to be personal trainer to heavy planes and your own entertainment czar. See what’s new and light about in on-board entertianment from APEX Expo 2014. … Read More

United 789 Dreamliner at IAH

United Dreamliner 787-9 Row 16 | Video

This United 787-9 Dreamliner had just flown in from one of it’s first overseas missions to fly us back to New York (ahem…I mean Newark) from Houston. The gate and cleaning crew seemed to be ready for an A319 but got us off after a series of short delays. See what we found on-board once we got…on-board. … Read More

Don't Ask Jake

One Good Way to Screw Up Christmas, by Jake Redman.

Not even my new pair of Warby Parkers could help me see the fine print on the Amex Delta companion certificate I was using for our holiday travel. As there’s no crying in basebal, there’s no “risk-free” for this freebie. … Read More

Seat 11A number printed in armrest.

Video | American Main Cabin Extra – A321T Seat 11A

Our first trip in both American Main Cabin Extra and aboard the airline’s A321T made the most of almost every nickel and dime in our pockets. Pay per meal, booze, headphones and entertainment ruled the day. Here I’ll tell you what was worth it and what we skipped. … Read More

Delano Robe

Gallery | Delano Las Vegas King Suite

Not really at all like the Delano Miami except for the amount of white the rooms are bathed in this Delano King room is impressive. The separate rooms could both be a foot wider to accomodate friends that want to come over and steal stuff from your mini-bar, but it was more than enough for our lame work-party. Check out our full set of pics here. … Read More

Cathay Premium Economy

Video | Cathay Premium Economy – 777-300 Seat 30D

We’re in Cathay Pacific’s Premium Economy for the first time…in the air. Our earlier close-up showed you more of the full cabin but here we break down the experience in our full review. Check out the seat, the meal and the entertainment… … Read More

Bed

YouTube | Courtyard Marriott Warsaw Airport Hotel

Trans-atlantic turbulance keep you up all night? Well that 6 hour layover at Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) won’t have to totally bite with the Courtyard Marriott Warsaw Airport Hotel right across the street. Watch as we tour this non-upgrade from the Modhop YouTube channel. … Read More

JetBlue A321 View from 6F

Video | JetBlue A321 Transcon Economy in Exit Seat 6F

Long time fans of JetBlue get more to build thier case for the airline as the airline offers up bigger screens, more sattellite tv and radio channels, and up in front “even more space” than before. See the full video of our trip aboard this JetBlue A321 in seat 6F and read about one thing that keeps this from being the perfect coach seat. … Read More

If your bags are overhead, you'll get more room to stretch in a non-bulkhead row.

Gallery | Lufthansa CRJ-900 Business Class Row 2

If you’re one of those that hate people reclining into your knee space, this seat is for you. Sure your feet won’t get far but your precious head and knees will have a few more inches to roam free thanks to the bulkhead wall. Check out our gallery from business class aboard this Lufhtansa Cityline CRJ-900. … Read More

United 737-900

Video | United First Class 737-900 – Seat 1E

We’re in 1E aboard a United 737-900. This version’s got more seats in back with less recline and the stinginess might extend to the front a bit. Watch as we see what it’s got and what’s missing. … Read More

United Club LGA

Gallery | United Club Laguardia (LGA)

If plane watching, bagels and 90’s decor suit your mood, the United Club at New York’s LaGuardia airport might be the one for you. Not our fave at LGA but good in a pinch. … Read More