A Short But Sweet Ski Trip

I know I’ve ONLY just got back from leave, but those two flights clearly tired me out and it was time for me to go and crash my parents ski trip again. I was landing in the early hours from Frankfurt, so I had the whole of Saturday to catch a flight hopefully to either…

Final Festive Feels In Frankfurt

A new destination for myself and one I was looking forward to. I was going to be ticking off the final Emirates destination in Germany with the city of Frankfurt. A nice and easy 6 hours over to Frankfurt Am Main Flughafen where we landed in the evening. However, after landing when we got on…

Heading To Hong Kong

Apologies once more on the silence on the blog, what is it about the festive period that just makes everyone so busy!? Anyway, since my last post I flew to Houston where for the first time in a very long time I did nothing with my layover. The crew weren’t bothered for very much and…

January 2018 Roster

We’ve received our first rosters for 2018, and despite thinking that I was going to be on reserve as I managed to skip it last month, I actually got a full roster with 4 out of 5 things I asked for! Happy days. So in January I shall be going to… HKG – Hong Kong,…

Winter In Washington

I managed to swap one of my Houston flights for a trip to the US capital, Washington DC! It’s a shorter layover but gave me a longer weekend in Dubai and I was happy to visit a and tick off a new destination. Departing Dubai at 02:25, it was a long 15 hours over to…

An Adventure Across Africa

I apologise for the silence on the blog recently. Since my last post on Dublin, I was Home on 5 days off for a friend from home wedding! Then straight after that it was back to Manchester as crew which I never really write on as it isn’t overly exciting, then I had a few…

Inviting Ireland

It was an early start waking up at 3am for work, however I was looking forward to ticking off country number 52 and also taking my mum to work with me! Departing Dubai at 7am, it was 8 hours and 10 minutes over to Dublin Airport. I don’t know how she managed to pull this…

December 2017 Roster

The final roster of 2017 is here. I can’t quite believe it’s almost the end of 2017?! Where on earth has that gone? There’s always a lot of pressure on this month with it being Christmas time and also my birthday month! So you can imagine from the below flights, I’m not overly enthused with…

A Journey To Japan

Finally I was heading back to Japan with a new destination for myself of Osaka! We departed Dubai at 3am and it was a nice 8 hours and 50 minutes over to Kansai International Airport. With 2 hours in the CRC rest and a nice and easy flight over, I was excited to explore a…

Lively London

I was rostered to be heading to Colombo with a transit stop in the Maldives, however someone sent me a swap for a London Heathrow flight which was over the weekend too, so I quickly accepted and got arranging what I knew would be a busy trip! Landing at 8pm after a very busy flight,…

Shakespeare In Stratford-Upon-Avon

My first layover back after my leave and I was back to the UK with the destination of Birmingham. My Mum had said she would come and spend my layover with me, so after our 7 and a half our flight across, she met me in the lobby and I changed before heading out for…

Incomparable Iceland

It was time for me to head away on leave again and I was really excited to be exploring outside of the Emirates network and going to Reykjavík in Iceland. Another new country to add to my list, taking my total up to 51! I was going with two of my best friends from home,…