Paris Posts

Malaysia Airlines Cuts Paris and Amsterdam - Focuses On Regional Flying

Malaysia Airlines has slowly been trying to turn around after years of losses even before the tragedies of MH 17 and MH 370. Last week, Malaysia Airlines announced a new partnership and codeshare with Emirates to cover offline destinations throughout Europe, Africa, and the Americas. Now Malaysia ...

Delta diversifies transatlantic network in 2016 with four new Summer routes

Delta Air Lines is leveraging its position of strength in Europe, thanks to its transatlantic joint venture partners, to launch four new routes in Summer 2016 that will benefit its mid-size, and inland hubs in the U.S., a bold game-changer in strategy as it currently concentrates the vast majority ...
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Malaysia Airlines A380 First Class Paris To Kuala Lumpur

Malaysia Airlines First Class is supposed to be among the World’s Best inflight experiences. The Airline is a one of the few Skytrax 5 star airlines and offers First Class exclusively on their six A380 Aircrafts that fly between Kuala Lumpur and Paris and London. After the MH370 and MH17 ...
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Paris Marriott Champs Elysees Hotel

I am not one to write big grand hotel reviews as something about hotels hardly excite me. Maybe it’s because I live in them Monday-Thursday and find a hotel to not be anything more than just a place for me to sleep at night. But upon planning a recent trip to Paris I ended up booking the only ...

Lounge Review: Star Alliance Lounge at Paris Charles de Gualle (CDG)


My amazing Thai Airways A380 flight from Bangkok sadly ended too soon and we arrived at our gate in terminal one slightly ahead of schedule. I had a six-hour layover in Paris before connecting to Montreal on Air Canada and decided to check out the airport lounges before walking over to my ...
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Plenty of Award Space at Park Hyatt Paris - Vendôme for Summer 2014

The deadline to make changes to your existing Hyatt Gold Passport reservations and still pay the old rate is this Saturday, February 15th. I booked a couple nights at the Park Hyatt Paris - Vendôme for this summer under the old rate of 22,000 points per night, but did not get the dates I ...

Best Airports for a Long Layover.


With United's recent devaluation, I have been doing a ton of flight searching to burn my small cache of United Mileage Plus miles. Mainly looking to maximize my miles by booking "around the world" trips from the US to Asia, by way of Europe, I have looked everywhere and have tried routing ...

SAS, El Al, Air Tahiti Nui + others: Rohan on Routes (Version 3.0)

SAS to ax year-around Copenhagen - Bangkok route Starting April 07, 2013, Scandinavian Air System (SAS) will be cancelling its 63-year old year around service between Copenhagen Kastrup airport (CPH) in Denmark and Bangkok Suvarnabhumi airport (BKK) in Thailand.  This is quite a sad move ...

Paris, Réunion, Mauritius with Skymiles - Introduction

There's no doubt that redeeming Delta Skymiles can be a challenge and the program has substantial issues on the redemption side.  Issues include a horrendous award pricing engine prone to regurgitate incomprehensible mileage costs, to an award calendar with a tenuous grip on reality, and ...

airberlin, SAS, United and Lufthansa: Rohan on Routes (Version 2.0)

Newest OneWorld member airberlin to commence Chicago operations in Spring 2013 Quite possibly the most exciting news I have heard all week: German carrier airberlin announced today that it will launch new nonstop services between Chicago and the Capital city of Deutscheland. No air carrier has ever ...

A Family Adventure in Paris – Part 7 – Conclusion

Part 1 – Introduction Part 2 – Air France Business Class (777) Part 3 – Le Meridien Etoile Part 4 – Our Approach to Paris with Kids Part 5 – Dining Part 6 – Air France Business Class (A380) Part 7 – Conclusion In the weeks that have passed since our ...

A Family Adventure in Paris – Part 5 – Dining

Part 1 – Introduction Part 2 – Air France Business Class (777) Part 3 – Le Meridien Etoile Part 4 – Our Approach to Paris with Kids Part 5 – Dining Part 6 – Air France Business Class (A380) Part 7 – Conclusion My wife and I are ...

A Family Adventure in Paris – Part 3 – Le Meridien Etoile

Part 1 – Introduction Part 2 – Air France Business Class (777) Part 3 – Le Meridien Etoile Part 4 – Our Approach to Paris with Kids Part 5 – Dining Part 6 – Air France Business Class (A380) Part 7 – Conclusion Overview: A very ...

A Family Adventure in Paris – Part 1 – Introduction

Part 1 – Introduction Part 2 – Air France Business Class (777) Part 3 – Le Meridien Etoile Part 4 – Our Approach to Paris with Kids Part 5 – Dining Part 6 – Air France Business Class (A380) Part 7 – Conclusion To me, exposing my ...

Champagne over the Atlantic; Voyageur class on Air France: Trip (Ro)Ports

Happy Valentines Day!
In concordance with the sentimental feelings that Cupid bestows on mankind this time of year, I am pleased to share that I have officially published my outbound trip report to Europe from Summer 2011. Because the outbound journey was on Air France via Paris (and everything ...

Paris Catacombs Museum Tour

During my short trip to Paris I had one day by myself. Having already seen the Eiffel Tower and Louvre Museum in past trips I asked around for another suggested destination. Brian suggested the Catacombs of Paris Museum. The Museum is open 10am to 5pm every day except Monday with the last entry at ...