The American tipping culture is beyond a joke!

The USA tipping culture is becoming beyond a joke and the Americans are causing the problem!! Let me start with the definition of gratuity. The definition of gratuity is a sum of money given to someone who provides a good service or a favour as a way to show graciousness or thankfulness.  I have just returned from a three-week…

Ethiad Airways: Not great at all especially the food.

Ethiad Airways was a big disappointment for me. I was looking forward to flying Etihad after seeing the reviews and viewing the TV advert with Nicole Kidman, but it sure did not live up to my expectations. Especially with regards to food and service at the airport and onboard the flight. I flew business class…

Malaysian Airlines- Dry lounge, dry flights, yet high prices.

Malaysian Airlines- what a nightmare I flew Malaysian Airways from Kuala Lumpa to Langkawi and from Kuala Lumpa to Singapore. It was my first time flying Malaysian Airlines and was put of in the past due to the incident when a Plane went missing the other year. It was a nightmare for me to be…

Qatar Airways: Have the “Je ne sais quoi”

I have been flying Qatar Airways for a few years now and I have to say they have the “je ne sais quoi” factor. Everything is just that little bit better than with all the other airlines. Let me start with the lounge at Heathrow airport. As you enter the lounge you are met with…

W Maldives – The most memorable experience of my life.

I have travelled most of the world and have always been put off going to the Maldives as I could not justify the extortionate prices to stay there. I always thought why would it be that great, what am I paying for, why is it so expensive, will the service even be good? So this…

Emirates Airline- Independent Luxury

After flying most airlines over the years, I have come to the conclusion that Emirates overall has the best First and Business Class in the world. Not necessarily though for the reasons you may think. Let’s start with transportation, Emirates offer a complimentary Mercedes chauffeur to and from most airports for ALL First and Business…