Flight Review: United Airlines (787-800) Business Class – Paris to Washington DC

2018-09-14T12:45:39+00:00 February 5th, 2018|Airlines, Trip Reports, United Airlines|

United Airlines Boeing 787 Business Class Introduction When I started the planning process for this Aeroplan mini-round-the-world trip, my jumping off point was searching for the transatlantic segment first. Generally speaking, I find this the toughest part of the itinerary to coordinate, since transpacific flights are somewhat abundant from the west coast, whereas flights from Europe usually involve a connection [...]

Flight Review: United Airlines (747) First Class – San Francisco to Frankfurt

2018-09-14T12:57:44+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Airlines, Trip Reports, United Airlines|

United Airlines Boeing 747 First Class Introduction Let's take a look at the United Airlines Boeing 747 First Class flight I took between San Francisco and Frankfurt on a mini-round-the-world trip I booked using Aeroplan miles. I had recently flown United on their Boeing 767 in first class but was excited to fly the 'Queen of the Skies' before her [...]

Flight Reviews: United (777) Polaris Business Class – San Francisco to Tokyo

2018-09-14T12:46:19+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|Airlines, Trip Reports, United Airlines|

United Boeing 777 Polaris Business Class Review It had been a while since my last big trip, with the most recent being my Easter weekend in Hong Kong. I wasn't able to spend much time there, given the restraints with my work schedule, but now that I had become a full-time travel hacker, I didn't have to worry about my schedule [...]

Flight Review: United Airlines (767) Polaris First Class – Paris to Chicago

2018-09-14T12:47:20+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Airlines, Trip Reports, United Airlines|

Introduction: I don't think United Polaris First class is on anybody's bucket list, including mine. Furthermore, United is in the process of eliminating first class on all long-haul flights, and the following information will be obsolete in the near future. Unfortunately when I booked my 11-day trip around the world, United was the only option crossing the Atlantic ocean without [...]