Airline – EVA Airways Flight – BR 55/56 Plane – Boeing 777-300ER Eva Air Hello Kitty Website - Here Hello Kitty Jet Type - Sanrio Characters "Shining Star" Asians love cute things. Eva Air Hello Kitty flights definitely fits this old.  Most routes are in Asia, but there is one from Chicago to Taipei.  Of course, team GTE had to jump on the Hello Kitty bandwagon...
Airline Lounge Review: Lufthansa Senator Lounge General Layout Grade: A - The layout was superb right from the start. Upon check in, there were two distinct sections for the Business Class Lounge and the Senator Lounge. I decided to go to the Senator Lounge, as it was larger. I was amazed at how large the lounge was. There was ample seating, food and...
Eva Airlines (aronounced EE-VEE-AY) is a Startrax rated 5 star airline, only 9 to have that honor.  It’s always a treat to be able to fly on an airline of that.  Below is GTE’s review of Eva Airlines Eva Airline Royal Laurel Business Class on a Boeing 777-300ER.  As an added treat, we flew on the exclusive Hello Kitty themed flight from...
So what is United Classified? This is OTG/United’s first attempt to reward United’s top customers by offering a secret “speakeasy” style restaurant tucked away somewhere in Terminal C.   Surprisingly, United doesn’t publicly disclose the qualification thresholds to be able to dine at United Classified.  Recognized as an up and coming travel blogger with unique and unbiased content, GTE...
United has earlier this year that they they planned to retire the "Queen of the Skies", the iconic Boeing 747.  In fact, they accelerated the retiring on some of their routes as they got their new Boeing 777-300ER with Polaris Business Class configurations.  I've wrote extensively in previous articles here.  Here's a 747 quick guide for any aviation geeks out...
This month, GTE was able to fly one of United’s newer routes out of SFO. This United flight to Singapore direct flight from San Francisco to Singapore was the first of it’s kind when launched about 12 months ago. With a 16 hour flight time, it easily became one of the top 5 longest non-stop commercial flights in the...
  Business Class is great, but the private jet experience is even better. People always ask me how it is to fly in a private jet. Ironically, the flying part is pretty much the same. There are however, some interesting nuances that I’ve listed below that gives you an insight as to how the complete travel experience is different. Location The private...
This month, GTE was able to fly on the new United Polaris Business Class airplane configuration. The amenities was available on all of United’s flights since November 206, but the seats and pods are currently only available on their newer 777-300ER planes. For my flight from SFO to HKG, they started using this plane in April 2017. I’ve already...
Introduction For those who live in the Bay Area, San Jose Mineta International Airport (SJC), located in San Jose, CA is often an overlooked as a location to fly out of for international flights.  In the past 10 years, San Jose Airport was an international airport mostly because it had flights to Mexico, but in 2013 ANA started a direct flight...
  I've been reading the news and social media rant about what happened on United Flight 3411. Here are some of my favorites: NY Times Gizmodo What's Really the issue? No one has correctly addressed the core issue, so I just had to write an extra blog post this week to explain. It's not about United being racist against asians, it's not about unfairly...
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