Bart Lapers

Category: airlines


Cape Town, South Africa

Trip report of Turkish Airlines Business Class error fare trip to Cape Town, South Africa

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Weekend in New York: Amsterdam to NYC €122

Pic: Bart at the Brooklyn Bridge Walkway in New York (Jan 2014) Back in Nov 2013, a Flyertalk member reported it was possible to book all United flights without fuel surcharges via Norwegian site Wideroe. As fuel surcharges can make up a…

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This was 2013: December

Pic: Qatar Airways Dreamliner B787 Business Class Pic: Qatar Airways B787 Dreamliner Business Class Oryx IFE Pic: Delicious deer, dinner at Hilton Antwerp, Belgium Pic: Chocolate mouse, dinner at Hilton Antwerp, Belgium Pic: Lobby Hotel Indigo Dusseldorf Victoriaplatz, Germany Pic: Hotel Indigo Düsseldorf Victoriaplatz, Germany Pic: What’s Beef Wagyu Burger,…

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How to Book Cheap Flights

This post features basic flight booking advice for occasional leisure travelers. Before You Book Don’t book too early! Get a feel for the average airfare to your destination Best fares: ~6 weeks before departure (not always the case) Unless you…

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Lufthansa First Class: B747-400 Tokyo – Frankfurt

Pic: Lufthansa Boeing 747-400 ‘Hessen’ at Narita Airport near Tokyo, Japan (Nov 2013) Early November, I made some last-minute changes to my Thailand-Laos travel plans. Unfortunately, those changes included postponing my Laos trip to 2014…but that’s life when you’re addicted to…

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