Review: Turkish Airlines Boeing 777 Business Class Hong Kong to Istanbul

Wednesday newsletters always feature a hotel or flight review. Today (September 24, 2020): Turkish Airlines Boeing 777-300ER Business Class Hong Kong to Istanbul. In January 2020, prior to Coronavirus pandemic, I flew Business Class onboard a Turkish Airlines Boeing 777-300ER from Hong Kong to Istanbul. The carrier’s hard Business Class product is not great, since the 2-3-2 layout lacks privacy and does not offer direct aisle access for all passengers. However, Turkish Airlines really...

A triple serving of cake in Vienna and croissants in Kazan, Russia – the best she ever had: sweet- …

Formerly Hong Kong Ombudsman and head of the city’s Consumer Council, Connie Lau is CEO of the Hong Kong Breast Cancer FoundationI am a food lover. I enjoy eating all that is good, delicious, beautiful and inspiring. You know, when I was at the Consumer Council, we always advise balance in eating, but I like food so it’s like – do as I say, not as I do.But...

Hidden From Sight: Italian Towns Underwater — Part 1

Curon is not the only town underwater. Italy hides multiple such towns and legends. The Italian Netflix series Curon has brought to light a beauty set between the Retiche Alps and Lake Reschen, located in the province of Bolzano in South Tyrol. This location is right next to the border with Austria and Switzerland. But the town of Curon Venosta is just one of the many Italian secrets:...

Your Pocket Guide For Skydiving In Austria For The Ultimate Thrill In 2020

Every journey starts with a little step. In skydiving, this “step” puts you through an aircraft’s door 13,000 feet up in the air. Yes, skydiving can seem scary, but the strength you gain by prevailing over the challenge of skydiving can help you realize that you can attain any goal you want. So, if you are willing to take that “step,” pick from these awesome spots for skydiving...

7 Highly Recommended Walking Tours In Switzerland To Try In 2020

Cover Image Credit: wikimedia Home to gorgeous lakes, quaint villages, and the high peaks of the Alps, Switzerland is a heavenly mountainous destination. When people describe Switzerland as the “Heaven on Earth”, trust us, they are not wrong. It is no doubt one of the best and favourite holiday destinations of people across the world. Switzerland is a hiker’s paradise too giving you the perfect blend of fresh...

9 Walking Tours In Europe To Explore Its Real Charm And Heritage In 2020

Cover Image Credit: Pixabay.com Europe has some of the most wonderful countries in the world that every traveler wishes to explore to its core. Whether it’s Italy, Spain, France, or Switzerland, there are plenty of exciting European destinations that are on the bucket lists of many. But when we do get a chance to see them, we usually end up exploring only the famous and crowded places and...

‘An escape route into another world’: canoeing in Suffolk

A paddle along the River Waveney offers captivating aquatic life in gin-clear waters that ripple like the colours of a paintingThe willows and the cattle grazing on the flood plain are as timeless and tranquil as a Constable painting, but it is the pictures beneath the water that draw my gaze. As the canoe glides between tall clumps of true bulrush, the gin-clear river reveals a secret garden...

Villa De Vecchi Is A Deserted Beauty

What tunes the tone isn’t the nature that barks its prowess. It’s the Villa De Vecchi that sits at the core of such a deserted beauty. The pine-like trees form a trepidation like soldiers in command. They stand tall against the changing weather and fail to fold under the expanse of the green land. The cool air that drifts across the space sings a soft hum that touches...
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