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Few years ago, I thought that it was great that you could be off the grid during flights and just relax by watching movies, reading magazines and newspapers, and drinking & snacking.

Whine Wednesdays Long-haul Flights Without Wifi

I have now, however, changed my view. I find it irritating to find myself on British Airways or Cathay Pacific flights recently that have no connectivity at all. It would have been great to spend some time going through emails etc. that are all on the cloud. [click to continue…]

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No wonder why British Airways has recently been dumping it’s Club World product ex-Europe trying to compete with the likes of Emirates, Etihad and Qatar Airways on price (cannot do such on their hard/soft product).

Whine Wednesdays British Airways Club World (Bloody Awful) A380

Last week, I found myself taking the British Airways A380 in Club World “Business” class (more like Premium Economy really) to Singapore and was extremely disappointed with the cabin. [click to continue…]

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During the past couple of months, I have been in and out of Brazil several times. The taxi system at the Guarulhos airport (at many other airports around the world as well) is something that I dislike, although at the GRU you can nowadays take an Uber as well.

Whine Wednesdays Airport Taxis

The airport has designated one taxi company that can pick up passengers. The regular taxis that drop off passengers have to dry pack to the city empty while these airport taxis likely drive back to the city empty. This doesn’t make any sense. [click to continue…]

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Last night, I was staying at the SPG Luxury Collection Park Tower (in need of the luxury) in Buenos Aires and needed to print out couple of documents, sign them and have them converted to PDF files.

Whine Wednesdays Sheraton Link

This should be an easy task? Wrong! The Luxury Collection hotel is basically co-located with the Sheraton hotel that has the Sheraton Link (partnership with the Microsoft) o the ground floor and business center (Luxury Collection) on the second floor. [click to continue…]

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The human stupidity and urge to throw away your trash regardless where you are never ceases to amaze me.

Whine Wednesdays Pigs In The Paradise

Last week, I was in Phuket with some friends and we decided to go to Phi Phi island for a couple of nights and stay at the Holiday Inn Resort there (that actually turned out to be quite nice). [click to continue…]