Swiss Airlines – Economy Class – Airbus 320 – ok but……

…seats need to be maintained better..

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Intercontinental Carlton – Cannes – 5 stars – Film festival..

..and historical staircases in an impressive building and a beach just across the road.

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Sofitel Palais Imperial – Marrakech – 5 stars – Its all about service..

..and they know that!

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W – Barcelona – 5 stars – Nice design, cool but..

..not a real 5 star hotel. Don´t get me wrong. The hotel has beautiful and amazing facilities and beautiful rooms but for my real luxury is service and this hotel has quite some issues with it.

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Mandarin Oriental – Tokyo – 5 stars – What a view…

..from the top of a skyscraper in downtown Nihonbashi Tokyo.

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Emirates Palace – Abu Dhabi – 7 stars – The arab experience…

..with true luxury and elegance. You just feel and see the Kempinski professional hotelier touch!

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Hotel Lone – Rovinj, Croatia – 5 star – Modern design, that´s it..

..oh and it is ship shaped. That’s pretty much it The hotel is located in a beautiful corner outside the small town of Rovinj. Part of Design hotel.

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Star Hotel Savoia Excelsior Palace- Trieste, Italy – 4 star – Beauty by the sea..

…with elegance and style.

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Belmond Rio Sagrado – Sacred Valley, Peru – 5 star – Gather energy…

..before heading off to Machu Pichu.

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Belmond Palacio Nazarenas – Cusco, Peru – 5 star – Perfect retreat…

..after a day in Machu Pichu.

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TAP – Economy Class – Airbus 320 – I say no, no, no….

I’m heading of for an annual luxury incentive workshop in Sintra at the Ritz Carlton Penga Longa (find review here) where I will catch up with some luxury hotels from around the world.

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TAP – Business Class – Airbus 320 – Not really there…

…yet. TAP has to improve some aspects of this cabin to reach the same level in service and comfort of an average European short haul business class. Small details make huge diffrences in comfort and service for todays stressed and business travellers. Fist time i fly with them and i hope their long haul is better. Continue reading TAP – Business Class – Airbus 320 – Not really there…

Grand Hotel – Stockholm, Sweden – 5 star – Classy style…

It is the only real five star hotel in Stockholm. Do you want style, elegance, comfort, position and most of all service then Grand Hotel Stockholm is your obvious choice. Continue reading Grand Hotel – Stockholm, Sweden – 5 star – Classy style…

Penha Longa Ritz Carlton- Sintra , Portugal – 5 star – If you love golf…

..this is a hotel you would book. I stayed here for three nights

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British Airways, Club World cabin, Boeing 747-400 – God save…

..the Queen. The 747 is called the Queen fo the skies and it so for many good reasons and if you are not flying the upper deck of a 747 you have not experienced the best part of this amazing aircraft. I have now flow twice times this year with this aircraft and in this cabin. I have flown at least 10 times before the past years. Also if general service onboard BA business class has worsened, the flight experience in the 747 – 400 upper deck is still the best you can get in the air.

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Shangri-La – Tokyo, Japan – 5 star – Better than this..

..is difficult to find in Tokyo! The Shangri-La Hotel Tokyo is on my top list of 5 star city hotels in the World.

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British Airways, Club Europe cabin, Airbus 320 – Quite ok if..

I have flow three times this year with this aircraft and in this cabin.  It is a standard European business class. I would recommend buying this class with BA only if…

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British Airways, Boeing 747 – Take off video…

…review will be up next week but meanwhile here is a small gift from me to you all lovers of the Boeing 747, the Queen of the skies…

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Ritz Carlton – Kyoto, Japan – 5 star – Just Amazing…

Ritz Carlton has definitely started a “shape up” to its brand with the new properties. Kyoto´s is definitely the one that sticks out the most!

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Brisith Airways, Club World cabin, Boeing 777-200 – Can improve…

I have now flow three times this year with this aircraft and in this cabin. I have flown at least 10 times before the past years. I must really tell that BA needs to work on getting service up to same level as they have on other routes.There can be huge difference in service onboard.

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