Category Archives: Cobblestone Flight Review

Cobblestone Flight Review CPH-EWR-(maybe)-DTW on Scandinavian & United

Let me be frank: I will digress! In literature terms, I am going to attempt to make this a frame story – while most certainly giving a review of today’s SK909 from Copenhagen to Newark with – if the travel … Continue reading

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CFR – travel oddities

The plane is there: But, at boarding time, the gate looks like this: Just one of the few things that make boarding on time hard some times ;)

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CFR Traveller Tips: A little catch-up

On an early morning, sitting in the SAS lounge in LHR en route back home, what better way to spend the time until the airport monitors choose to reveal gate numbers than to brush up on some of the tips … Continue reading

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Cobblestone Flight Review: CPH-FRA-CPH on Lufthansa

For such short flights, there are not too many success criteria. My main ones are timeliness, ease of check-in, a decent seat, and coffee. Lufthansa, though I generally regard them as reliable, did not quite manage to deliver on all … Continue reading

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Cobblestone Flight Review: MAD-CPH on Scandinavian Airlines

I actually had decided, after this morning airport review, not to do a flight review also. Three things made me change my mind – I finished the book I was reading (The Bone Bed, Patricia Cornwell, should anyone want to … Continue reading

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CFR Airport Reviews: MAD – Madrid Barajas (T2)

Today’s SAS plane waiting to take me home… This will be a little bit of a short review – it is morning and after a couple of good but long days, I didn’t quite get around all the nooks and … Continue reading

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Cobblestone Flight Review: SFO-LHR on British Airways

First things first: Online check-in went quite easily on the iPad and the hotel wireless. This being a family trip and me being the only one travelling enough for it to make sense to have the BA app on the … Continue reading

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Cobblestone Flight Review: CPH-YYZ on Air Canada (upgraded to business)

“Well begun is half done.” So the saying goes – and here’s to hoping that it holds true. It didn’t actually seem to begin well. After pushing buttons, scanning my SAS EBG card in the kiosk thing (as a Dane, … Continue reading

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CFR Flight Nerd Trivia: Airport codes… Mk II

I’ve written about these clever combinations of three-letter airport codes before – but it was cool seeing the ad campaign in real life on larger-than-life (well, sort of) posters in the London Underground…

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CFR Airport Reviews: MXP – Milan Malpensa

Welcome to a new category – with some luck, a new line of entries – in the CFR family: airport reviews. I have dipped into this once before – in this post on preferred and not quite so preferred airports … Continue reading

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