Philippine Airlines Meals Mnl-Hkg-Mnl December 2013

PAL breakfast

My family spends the Christmas holidays in Hong Kong every year away from the traffic madness. I'll be featuring my favorite restaurants in Hong Kong as well as some new discoveries.  ... [Read More]

Lounge Review: Plaza Premium Lounge Hong Kong

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Ever since Philippine Airlines changed management there have been several changes like the newly renovated lounge in the Naia terminal 2, the improved airline food and the change to the Plaza Premium Lounge in Hong Kong.  ... [Read More]

Lounge Review: PAL’s new Mabuhay Lounge at Naia Terminal 2

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 When I went to the airport last August for my flight to Hong Kong I was shocked to find Philippine Airlines' newly renovated lounge. I must say I'm very impressed.  ... [Read More]

Flight Review: Singapore Airlines Business Class, Manila to Auckland

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Last June I went to New Zealand to see some hobbits. I left less than 24 hours after I arrived from Singapore. It was a good thing I had the foresight to pack my luggage for NZ before I left for Singapore.  ... [Read More]

Philippine Airlines to Melbourne

Philippine Airlines B777-300ER - business class

Last March I went to Melbourne, Australia with my friends. We took Philippine Airlines since it's the fastest way to get there. The direct flight took a mere 8 hours. Because I used my mileage and flew on business class going to Melbourne and economy back to Manila. I had enough miles to fly on ... [Read More]

Philippine Airlines Meals Mnl-Hkg-Mnl December 2012

chicken inasal from Philippine Airlines

Here's the meals I had on Philippine Airlines on my trip to Hong Kong last December. For lunch to Hong Kong I chose the chicken inasal. It had a nice grilled taste and the marinade was very flavorful and permeated throughout the tender chicken. The rice was peppery. chicken inasal PAL uses ... [Read More]

Philippine Airlines Meals Mnl-Hkg-Mnl October 2012

Philippine Airlines' arroz caldo

The best way to start an early morning flight is with a bowl of hot chicken arroz caldo from Philippine Airlines' Mabuhay Lounge. I was so happy to ride in Philippine Airlines' 777-300ER which was quite comfortable even in economy. Welcome additions like a cup holder, bag hook and usb port were ... [Read More]

Qatar Airways Business Class (Manila to Doha to Madrid)

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Since very few airlines go to Madrid from Manila direct we chose the best airline with the cheapest business class seats and that's Qatar Airways. The entire flight including a stop over a Doha took about 23 hours that's why business class was the only way to go. Our journey started in the lounge ... [Read More]

Philippine Airlines Meal Mnl-Hkg-Mnl, April 2012

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Our family spent Holy Week in Hong Kong last April as is our annual tradition. As usual we took our favorite airline, Philippine Airlines. Isn't the line-up of Filipino chefs cooking for PAL really impressive? No wonder the food is almost always good. menu I've always had luck with ... [Read More]

Philippine Airlines Meals Mnl-Tpe-Mnl

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Last March I went to Taipei to attend a business convention. I took Philippine Airlines economy class and these were the meals on my flight. Can you believe this was for breakfast? Since there was no menu I don't know what the meal was called. The chicken breast (yehey) was cooked in a mild ... [Read More]