Category Archives: Cobblestone Flight Review

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.” ;)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 … 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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CFR Airport Reviews – departing from LHR Terminal 5

For once, as we were on vacation travel and had exhausted our appetites for food and drink as well as sights, I found myself with plenty of time in an airport. Only other time that happens is – by and … Continue reading

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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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