Category Archives: Cobblestone Flight Review

CFR Notes – why online check-in is important 

…and why it sucks when it doesn’t work. I’ll be flying Swiss from DXB to ZRH (late) tonight. And until an hour-ish ago, well after I had old-fashioned-like checked in at a counter at the airport, Swiss’ online check-in was … Continue reading

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Cobblestone Flight Review: LGW-CPH on low-cost carrier Easyjet

No motorway driving today – or, yes there will be but on a motorway out of Tehran, Iran without any reliable internet. So, instead, while I do have internet – here’s a write-up on a flight from this weekend.   … Continue reading

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Cobblestone Flight Review: CPH-PVG-AKL on SAS & Air NZ; Business Class

OK, long one – nominally ten hours something on the first leg and 11:35 for the second. But for once, riding at the front of the bus. Nice change I’ll be the first to admit. So let’s see how SAS … Continue reading

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Cobblestone Flight Review: A trip not going well – LAN-ORD-CPH on United / SAS (was the idea)

Right now, I am on my way home in seat 22G on UA944, which is not on the route in the headline above. Because that was not to be. Yesterday early evening, we were three colleagues sitting at Meat BBQ in … Continue reading

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Cobblestone Flight Review – CPH-SGD and back (Danish domestic) on Alsie Express

It’s been more than a few years since I flew domestic in Denmark. Today’s flight to Sønderborg (SGD) turned out to be surprising in many ways – and, I haste to say, only in a good way (knocking on wood; … Continue reading

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Cobblestone Flight Review – CPH-DXB-IKA and back on Emirates Business Class

Opening confession 1: This trip contained the most unusual and unexpected lounge experience I have yet had in my travelling career. Opening confession 2: I opted out of the very first luxury offering of the trip. Included in the Emirates … Continue reading

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Cobblestone Flight Review – AKL-MEL on Quantas

  Let me say from the beginning: This trip got me and Quantas off on a wrong footing from the outset. First, online check-in twice politely directed me to check in at the airport. Which a) is not something I like … Continue reading

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Cobblestone Flight Review: CPH-SIN-AKL on Singapore and Air New Zealand

Man, after that trip, a night in a bed was much needed! Referring back to a previous post, this trip has given me a long awaited chance to throw this particular status post up on Facebook: “Landed in SIN.”😉 Other … Continue reading

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Cobblestone Flight Review LIS-CPH on TAP; upgraded to Business – and a thought on hotels

For once, a holiday trip I know that the raison d’etre for this column is writing about, evaluating and giving tips for making business travel easier, funnier or just at least more bareable. But I’ll let this one sneak in. … Continue reading

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Cobblestone Flight Review: CPH-TXL/SAS vs TXL-CPH/AirBerlin

I know that the airport terminals as such have no direct bearing on the airlines’ service levels or the experience of the flights themselves. But, neverthless – a quick comparison of terminals 3 in CPH and TXL. More or less, … Continue reading

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