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Cathay Pacific First Class 777 Review: ORD-HKG

I usually like to redeem my points and miles for family travel, but every now and then I like to pamper myself (and DD Mommy) and take a bucket-list flight with miles. I started obsessing about flying in Cathay Pacific’s [...]

March 13, 2018 Posts

How You Can Experience Cathay Pacific First Class

Cathay Pacific is easily one of the best airlines in the world and is well-known for having one of the most special first class cabins in the sky. I was pumped to share with you when I was able to [...]

August 23, 2017 Posts

My $11,000 First Class Seat

You may recall last year I booked Japan Airlines in first class from the U.S. to Tokyo for 62,500 AA miles and $5.60. The experience was memorable and I was thrilled to experience my first long-haul premium first class flight. [...]

July 25, 2017 Posts

Review: Japan Airlines First Class B777-300ER

On the evening I discovered that I was going to become a father (shocking twins news came later), I was discussing our flight options for our anticipated Japan trip with my wife. That trip was abruptly put on hold once we [...]

April 12, 2017 Posts

FAIR WARNING: AA DEVALUATION ON MARCH 22

With DD Mommy away on a business trip last week, each night I had intentions of  writing up a blog post but my body and mind had different plans for me. With 3 weeks left until AA devalues its award [...]

March 1, 2016 Posts

‘Booking Japan’ – How I Booked A $15,000 Flight For $5.60

I couldn’t wait until New Years to start my resolution of traveling more in 2016, so I didn’t. I started in 2015. This year is a big travel year for my family and I. My first travel post of 2016 starts off [...]

January 7, 2016 Posts

JAL Online Award Search Suspended: Website Down

The last couple of days, I’ve been monitoring seat availability on the JAL American Region website for an aspirational trip to Japan for DD Mommy and I on JAL’s First Class Sky Suite. As one of the most in-demand premium products in the [...]

December 9, 2015 Posts