Tag Archives: First Class

Trip Report: Japan Airlines First Class New York to Tokyo (Pre-Covid)

Japan Airlines Flt. 5  New York-JFK to Tokyo Haneda (JFK-HND) Boeing 777-300ER, First Class Sched. Dep. 12:50pm     Sched. Arr. 5:10pm +1 Actual Dep. 12:42pm      Actual Arr. 4:38pm +1 This is Part 2 in a series summarizing my February-March 2020 trip to Japan, taken just before COVID-19 became a pandemic.  The… Read more »

Re-Finding Myself: Trip Report: Washington to Frankfurt to Berlin in United Global First and Lufthansa Business

As my last post discussed, I spent a long Labor Day weekend having some solitary time in Berlin, a city I haven’t spent much time in and one I figured would be a good one to explore and wander for 4 nights.  I was write.  This is part 1 of… Read more »

YWW Does East Asia: The End: Lufthansa First from Munich to Newark Trip Report

This is my last post of my adventure through East Asia.  My apologies for the delay, and I hope to return to posting non-trip report posts soon.  There’s been a lot going on in my life travelwise and otherwise, so blogging hasn’t been a huge priority.  But I hope you’ve… Read more »

YWW Does East Asia: The Thai Airways First Class Experience – Bangkok to Paris Trip Report

Thai Airways Flt. 932- Bangkok (BKK) to Paris (CDG), 12hrs, Thai Royal First, Boeing 777-300ER (77W) First class is amazing.  Until this trip, I had never flown in international first class before, only in business class.  I have no delusions that my experiences as a first class passenger on Thai… Read more »

YWW Does East Asia: The Journey Home Begins: Penang to Bangkok in Thai Airways Business Trip Report

Thai Airways Flt. 426- Penang to Bangkok, Business Class, 1h40m, Boeing 737 A downside of the backwards way I planned the end of my trip was that I had an 8am departure from Penang Airport to Bangkok on Thai Airways.  It wasn’t so bad in that it would allow me… Read more »