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Weekend in Birmingham (UK)

Pic: The Bull at Bullring Shopping Mall Birmingham (Jun 2012) Birmingham, my sixth Brussels Airlines Flyday destination.  Once again, thanks to the IHG 2-for-1 discount rate, I managed to stay two nights abroad for less than €100.  In fact, this…

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Brussels Airlines new Business Class JFK-BRU

Pic: Brussels Airlines entrance at New York JFK Terminal 1 (Jun 2012) Pic: Lufthansa Senator Lounge at New York JFK Airport (Jun 2012) On Friday June 1, I joined inaugural flight SN501 from Brussels to New York JFK.  I flew…

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Brussels Airlines Inaugural flight SN501 BRU – JFK

Flew Brussels Airlines inaugural flight SN501 from Brussels to New York today.  I was seated on the first row in economy class (14D).  Quite exhausted now, not from the flight, but from queuing at JFK immigration (2,5 hours)!  My flight…

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Weekend in Warsaw (Poland)

Pic: View from my room 3308 at InterContinental Warsaw (Apr 2012) Pic: Deluxe Room at InterContinental Warsaw (Apr 2012) Warsaw, my fifth Brussels Airlines Flyday destination.  Faro, Bristol, Barcelona and Venice were a success and so was Warsaw.  Two nights…

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36 hours in Venice (Italy)

Pic: Piazza San Marco Venice (Apr 2012) Pic: View on San Giorgio Maggiore Venice (Apr 2012) Venice, my fourth Flyday trip, short but intense!  Left Brussels on Friday night 7.30pm and returned on Sunday morning 10.25am, just in time to…

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