Staybridge Suites The Hague Parliament Review

Staybridge Suites The Hague Parliament Review Before flying home out of Amsterdam, I decided to visit The Hague as I wanted to try another city in the Netherlands.  It is a quick 30 minute train ride to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport which makes the Hague an easy alternative to Amsterdam as a jumping off point. I … Read more

Hilton Antwerp Old Town Review

Hilton Antwerp Old Town Review I used points to book a room at the Hilton Antwerp Old Town for two nights at a rate of 41,000 points per night.  While the property is quite dated, the staff works on making the service stand out. Location The Hilton Antwerp is located on the Groenplaats square.  It … Read more

Thalys and SNCF Poor Customer Service

Thalys Lounge

Thalys and SNCF Poor Customer Service As part of my crazy, around the world trip I had to get from Nantes, France to Antwerp, Belgium.  With the fast trains in France and Belgium, I thought taking the train would be a more comfortable, cheaper, and ultimately easier option than trying to route a flight for … Read more

Priority Lounge Frankfurt

Priority Lounge Frankfurt The Priority Lounge (not to be confused with the Priority Pass), is located in Terminal 2 at the very end near Gate E9.  I was visiting it before my China Airlines flight; it is the lounge that China Airlines uses for its Business Class passengers.  The lounge is accessible to those with … Read more

Hilton Frankfurt Airport Review

Hilton Frankfurt Airport Review After one night in Kiev, I had a late night layover at Frankfurt before departing for Taipei.  I would be arriving at the hotel around midnight with my flight the next morning at 11:20.  I decided to use 35,000 Hilton points to book a night at the Hilton Frankfurt Airport as … Read more

Business Lounge Kiev Boryspil International

Business Lounge Kiev Boryspil International After my stay at the Hyatt Regency Kiev, I was off to Frankfurt on Ukraine International Airlines.  While I flew in to the smaller Zhuliany (IEV) airport, I was flying out of the larger Boryspil (KBP) airport.  The Business Lounge is accessible to those with Priority Pass. After passport control, … Read more