Trip Report (in 25 Pictures): United 1 (UA1) San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Singapore (SIN)

United 1: Airplane at gate in SIN. I tried to get a better shot, but the gate location and angle prevented it.
UA1/1 June 2016 San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Singapore (SIN) N36962| Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner Depart: 10:55p Arrive: 6:15a two days later; 3 June 2016 United | twitter | Facebook | Instagram | YouTube Ultra long flights are now a thing again and some months back United announced that they would be flying from San Francisco to Singapore which is a distance of 8,446M/13,593KM. Th...
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How To Get The Most Out Of Your Las Vegas Stay

Las Vegas HighRoller
[caption id="attachment_5191" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Taking off from Las Vegas, NV[/caption]   Las Vegas is one of those destinations that everyone wants to visit, but if you’re not careful, you’ll lose your shirt. By design, the city works by making you spend money and it seems that people just go crazy when they go to Las Vegas. But here are some ways to get the most out of...
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Travel Tip: Which Airplane Seat Assignments Should I Choose If Two People Are Traveling?

Travel Tip: Seat Assignments - Which Seat
Here's a dilemma: Which airplane seat assignments should I choose if two people are traveling? [caption id="attachment_5177" align="aligncenter" width="477"] Travel Tip: Which Seat- Aisle and Window on a single aisle airplane[/caption] And the answer is.... "Assign an aisle and a window seat or two aisles if in the center of the plane or aisles across or aisles behin...
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Get A Stopover Buddy For Your Next Trip On Icelandair Via Iceland

  Icelandair is known as the king of the stopover concept. The idea is that you can stop in Iceland on your way to one of Icelandair's other destinations and you'll love the country so much, the next time Iceland will be your destination. [caption id="attachment_5155" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Hallgrimskirkja Rekjavik, Iceland[/caption] The stopover does not cost you any addi...
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The 14 Longest Flights in the World by Distance flown

// // I've been very fortunate to be able to fly almost at the drop of a hat.  I love very long flights (my friends think I'm weird, you may too) and have taken some of the longest flights in the world including the no longer being operated Newark, NJ (EWR) to Singapore (SIN) on Singapore Airlines (SQ) using an Airbus A340-500 (345). This was the world's longest at one point. These wo...
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