Helsinki Airport Guide

Helsinki Airport Guide

6 Oct 2017

We recently visited Europe with Finnair, here’s our guide to navigating through Helsinki Airport. Helsinki Airport is modern airport with plenty of shops and places to eat, it can be super busy though and is in the process of being expanded as traffic continues to increase. Upon arriving at...

What to do in Tallinn

What To See And Do In Tallinn

5 Oct 2017

We recently flew to Europe with Finnair, After a few days in Helsinki, we headed over to Tallinn in Estonia. We departed Helsinki for Tallin in the early hours of the morning onboard a Tallink Ferry (which was more cruise ship than ferry boat). Tallinn is an easy 2...

Helsinki Stopover

Our Tips For A Helsinki Stopover

4 Oct 2017

We recently flew to Europe with Finnair with a stopover in Helsinki. Here’s our tips on spending a couple of days exploring the Finnish Capital. Cruise the Canals Built around a series of islands and canals, a great way to explore the Helsinki coastline is by boat. There are...

The Pier Business Class Lounge Review

The Pier – Cathay Pacific Business Class Lounge Review

29 Sep 2017

Upon checking in to our Cathay Pacific flight to Australia we were presented with access to our choice of 4 business class lounges in Hong Kong Airport, we decided to check in to The Pier, Cathay’s newest Hong Kong Lounge. Opened in 2016, The Pier lounge is located near...

Qantas Lounge, Hong Kong Airport Review

Qantas Lounge, Hong Kong Airport Review

28 Sep 2017

Prior to boarding our Finnair flight to Helsinki, we checked in to the Qantas Business Class Lounge in Hong Kong Airport. The lounge is located on level 7, a mezzanine level, with the Qantas lounge directly over Gate 15. You’ll need to get up to level 7 via the...

Cathay Pacific Business Class Review

Cathay Pacific Business Class Review

27 Sep 2017

After flying to Hong Kong on Finnair, boarding the Cathay Pacific business class cabin felt remarkably similar, both cabins are laid out in the 1-2-1 reverse herringbone formation, and the seats have a similar structure, the Cathay fit out is older, although still high quality. On this occasion we...

Finnair A350 Business Class Review

Finnair A350 Business Class Review

25 Sep 2017

We recently travelled to Helsinki with Finnair, transiting in Hong Kong, with flights from Australia to Hong Kong operated by Cathay Pacific. Here’s our review. First of all the Finnair business cabin is split into 2 sections, the second section (rows 9-12) is smaller and we felt it was...

Finnair business class review

Finnair Helsinki Business Class Lounge Review

25 Sep 2017

After flying in from Tallinn, we had a short transit in Helsinki so popped into Finnair’s non-Schengen area business class lounge. The lounge is located just before Gate 50, Gate 50 is actually a small wing with a series of gates called 50A-M where most Finnair non-Schengen flights depart...

Finnair business class inflight menu

Finnair Business Class Inflight Menu Review

25 Sep 2017

We recently flew with Finnair to Helsinki, you can read our reviews of the cabin, seat and entertainment in our other post, we’re dedicating this post to the inflight food and drinks (a delight). Starting with the pre departure drinks. Swiftly after boarding your flight attendant will present you...

Qatar Airway's A350 Business Class

Inside Qatar Airway’s Business Class Cabin

11 Aug 2017

This week we took a look inside the impressive Qatar A350 business class cabin, starting in the stand up bar area (complete with embossed rose gold ceiling) you can see why this airline has won Business Class of the Year. The entry to the plane (for all passengers) is...