Cathay Pacific Lounge Bangkok

The Cathay Pacific lounge in Bangkok was re-opened in June 2015 and follows the newer format of CX lounges like those in Manilla. It's taken the space previously occupied by the BA lounge and created one new combined First and Business lounge and seats 140 people. If...

Trip Review MH A380 from LHR to KUL

Check In Malaysia Airlines operates from terminal four at Heathrow with check in when I left from Aisle D, close to fast track security. Check in had no line for business class with only one person at the desk next to me at first class. Check in was fast and friendly...

BHC Chicken Myeongdong

Koreans are in love with fried chicken! You think KFC is where it’s at then you haven’t been out in Korea and tried the numerous fried chicken joints. There’s many different brands but BHC Chicken is something of a Korean institution. In Myeongdong you can find...

Hong Kong Express – HKG – HND

Despite having travelled through Hong Kong and being an ultra-frequent passenger on Hong Kong Airlines this was my first time taking their sister airline and LCC, Hong Kong Express Boarding Boarding was well managed and priority (paid for extra) was respected and...

Taiwan’s High Speed Rail system.

Taiwan is a country known for it's commerce (check your house, at least one item there will be made in Taiwan!). But did you know it also has one of the best rail systems in the world? No? In that case, allow me to introduce you to Taiwan's High Speed Rail (THSR)...

Gyeongbokgung Palace, Seoul.

Seoul. A city famous for its pop stars, high cost of living, and food. It's also a city steeped in history. For the purpose of this article, I'd like to home in on a slice of its regal history; Gyeongbokgung Palace. History. Built in 1395, the palace is commonly...

Eggs N’ Things Japan.

  Eggs N' Things is a chain of Hawaiian-style restaurants with origins in Hawaii. It's a tempting choice for lunch, brunch, and beyond! What's it all about? Eggs N' Things first appeared in 1974, and since then has been a firm favourite all over Japan and Hawaii...

Kaohsiung in a day.

Kaohsiung is a special municipality located in south-western Taiwan, facing the Taiwan Straight. Kaohsiung International airport is Taiwan's second largest, and the Port of Kaohsiung is Taiwan's largest, though it's technically not part of the city! So, why would you...

Oppa Gangnam Style!

The name Gangnam is more than likely familiar to you, thanks to PSY's catchy 2012 hit "Gangnam Style", but did you know it's actually not just a snazzy song, but a district in South Korea's capital city? Join me in Gangnam Square for a look at this popular district!...

Taipei’s Metro system.

Getting round a new city can be an intimidating thought; lack of local knowledge, language barriers, price, it can all add stress to what should be exciting and fun. Not so in Taipei, Taiwan's capital city, which has one of the best underground train systems in the...

Airline review: Peach.

Peach is Japan's first (but not only) true LCC (low-cost carrier) airline, with hubs at Osaka (Kansai International), Tokyo (Narita), and Naha, but flying to 17 destinations within Asia, including Seoul. It was founded in February 2011, and took up operations in March...

Dōtombori, Osaka.

Dōtombori. This world-famous strip runs along the Dōtonbori canal from Dōtonboribashi Bridge to Nipponbashi Bridge in Namba. It started its life off as a theatre district, but is now more famous for its illuminated billboards and animatronics. Let's take a casual walk...

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