Tag: Flights

A view from the cockpit

We have spent countless hours on flights during our travels. And due to the new heightened security rules have never been in a cockpit.

We have always wanted to, but short of getting a pilots license which is quite frankly out of our reach, we are very unlikely to get to see what a pilot sees.

Alas the closest we can get is a YouTube video taken by a pilot. We thought you may enjoy it also?

Pretty awesome isn’t it? We certainly enjoyed it.

Hope you did as well?

Emirates airlines review

Emirates are they the worlds best airline

As you have probably guessed by now, we love traveling and Asia is one of our favorite destinations. On a recent trip we decided to fly with Emirates airlines. We had flown them many years ago, but for some reason or another never used them again.

One of our friends recently advised us that they consider Emirates airlines to be one of the best in the world, if not the best airline.

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London Fly By

One of our friends recently did a helicopter tour over Central London, and raved about how awesome it was to view the city from above. Unfortunately like the Muppet he is he didn’t film it for us to see.

So we have scoured you tube and found the below for you, which should give an idea of what it is like. We certainly liked the idea, and plan on doing our own flyby next time we visit London.

Hope you enjoyed it?

Weekend in Hong Kong

On a recent trip to further afield (Australia), we decided to break up the long flights by stopping in Hong Kong for the weekend. This is a great idea, and one we highly recommend when traveling further afield. For starters flying for 20+ hours is just unbearable, and secondly you get to see another destination for very little extra money. This is one of our favorite tips for saving money on flight.

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