Round-the-World 2019

The United Island Hopper, Part 1: A Day in Guam

The United Island Hopper, Part 1: A Day in Guam

My United Island Hopper adventure began with a day on the US territory of Guam, where I explored the Tumon area and got to witness first-hand the island’s unique cultural mix.


Review: The Private Room by Singapore Airlines

Review: The Private Room by Singapore Airlines

I spent a few hours in The Private Room, Singapore Airlines’s highly exclusive lounge-within-a-lounge-within-a-lounge for its most valued First Class and Suites Class passengers.


Review: Singapore Airlines Suites Class Auckland to Singapore

Review: Singapore Airlines Suites Class Auckland to Singapore

The complete review of my Singapore Suites experience on the Airbus A380, featuring a gorgeous First Class suite, gourmet dining, and the famous Double Bed in the Sky.


Review: Air New Zealand Lounge Auckland

Review: Air New Zealand Lounge Auckland

I spent a few hours in the Air New Zealand Lounge at Auckland Airport, the Kiwi carrier’s flagship lounge, before my flight to Singapore. Find out what the experience was like.


Review: Four Points by Sheraton Auckland

Review: Four Points by Sheraton Auckland

The Four Points by Sheraton Auckland is the only Marriott-branded property within all of New Zealand. Find out what my experience was like during my two-night stay in town.


What's There to Actually Do in Perth?

What's There to Actually Do in Perth?

Perth was the destination of my crazy Aeroplan trip (and will be again in the future). But what is there to actually do in the Western Australian capital? Quite a lot, as it turns out.


Review: Westin Perth

Review: Westin Perth

I had a hugely satisfying stay at the Westin Perth, thanks to the hotel’s swanky interiors, the Westin brand’s emphasis on wellness and comfort, and a killer suite upgrade.


Review: Singapore Airlines 787 Business Class Singapore to Perth

Review: Singapore Airlines 787 Business Class Singapore to Perth

The Singapore Airlines 787-10 gave me one of the best regional business class flights I’ve ever taken. Find out what the experience is onboard these new planes on Singapore’s Asia-Pacific routes.


Review: Turkish Airlines 777 Business Class Istanbul to Singapore

Review: Turkish Airlines 777 Business Class Istanbul to Singapore

I flew the Turkish Airlines 777 on my way to Australia on my recent round-the-world trip. Sadly, the experience was rather disappointing and was tainted by a few notable service gaffes.


Accra, Ghana: My First Trip to Africa

Accra, Ghana: My First Trip to Africa

I spent three days exploring the capital of Ghana on my maiden trip to Africa. Here’s everything I did, saw, and ate during my time there.