Tagged: Dubai

The Travel Wallet Lost & Found in Dubai Airport

Really didn’t expect this at all, so quite chuffed – I totally just wanted to use that word regardless how I felt. Anyway, a couple months ago I got stranded overnight at Dubai Airport by SriLankan Airlines in probably the most trying experience I’ve endured in air travel. Thankfully Emirates rescued me...

EgyptAir to Dubai in Boeing 777-300ER Business Class

EgyptAir offered their long-haul 777 product on this route so I had a good flight in business class with a bed, decent catering and a fairly empty cabin. On a good 12+ hour flight I can imagine the seating to be adequate but that’s about all. You can sleep on it, what more...

Munich to Dubai in Lufthansa First Class A340-600

Trying something a bit different today, having booked an award to the middle east to position for a cheap set of fares starting in Dubai. So having already flown Stockholm to Dubai direct in Emirates First Class, the next best thing surely has to be Lufthansa.

Dubai Connect Hotel

Transitting Dubai Emirates offer STPC called Dubai Connect. While there are some fine print on eligibility you effectively get a free hotel for a involuntarily long transit. Need to be ticketed on Emirates or Qantas. In my case I had quite a long transit, arriving in the evening from Stockholm and...