Beijing

Impressions from Asia 2019

Impressions from Asia 2019

I spent a highly rewarding month in Asia, which brought me through Japan, China, and Cambodia along with some fancy airlines and hotels on the way. Here are the first impressions from the trip.


Booked: Summer in Asia

Booked: Summer in Asia

Over the next month or so, I’ll be in Boston and New York before heading to Japan, China, and Cambodia and then coming back to Vancouver. Here’s the full thought process behind the trip.


Review: Air China Business Class Beijing to Montreal

Review: Air China Business Class Beijing to Montreal

I flew Air China business class across the Pacific on my way home from South East Asia. While there were a few bright spots, the Chinese flag carrier does have plenty of room for improvement.


Impressions from Round-the-World 2019, Part 2

Impressions from Round-the-World 2019, Part 2

Here’s the conclusion to my crazy round-the-world trip, with all the highlights from my return journey on the United Island Hopper via the Micronesian islands in the Pacific Ocean.


Booked: The Crazy Aeroplan Trip

Booked: The Crazy Aeroplan Trip

A new First Class adventure, four continents, seven countries, 16 flights – all in one spectacular Aeroplan redemption (okay, maybe two). This promises to be a trip to remember!


Review: Trans-Mongolian Railway Second Class Ulaanbaatar to Beijing

Review: Trans-Mongolian Railway Second Class Ulaanbaatar to Beijing

I hopped onboard the distinctive Mongolian trains for our final 29-hour leg from Ulaanbaatar to Beijing, bringing my Trans-Siberian Railway trip to a satisfying end.


Review: ANA Business Class Tokyo to Beijing

Review: ANA Business Class Tokyo to Beijing

I flew ANA’s Boeing 777 regional business class on my way back to Beijing. Find out about the seat, food, and service onboard this flight.


Booked: A First Class Bonanza

Booked: A First Class Bonanza

It's time to celebrate the Lunar New Year in style, with a trip back home to Beijing in the plush First Class surroundings of two of Asia's leading airlines.


A Local's Guide to Beijing

A Local's Guide to Beijing

Check out my guest post for Journalist On The Run, in which I give you some precious insider knowledge for a trip to Beijing. 


Mutianyu Great Wall

Mutianyu Great Wall

A day out at the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall of China is one of the most worthwhile adventures you'll find in Beijing.