May 2019 Roster

I’m sorry it has been a bit silent on the blog at the moment, but I genuinely have not stopped. I’ve done a string of back to back UK flights catching up with family and friends and running errands. So, it’s not involved a whole lot of exploring in between being inundated with guests visiting…

Outstanding Oman

Another cheeky squeeze of five days off in March and one of my best friends Ellie who I lived with at uni wanted to head somewhere too! We decided on a few days in Dubai and also a little trip to Muscat in Oman seeing as though it’s just down the road from Dubai. You…

April 2019 Roster

It’s taken me a while to find the time to sit down and write this, but here’s how April is shaping up so far… BEY – Beirut, Lebanon Turn Around LOS – Lagos, Nigeria Layover MNL – Manila, Philippines Layover MAN – Manchester, UK Layover JFK – New York, USA Layover DEL – Delhi, India…

A Tantalising Trip To Tbilisi

I unexpectedly managed to squeeze in another three and a half / four days off in the middle of my roster. All my friends were away on leave and I didnโ€™t have enough time to join them on their travels, and it wasnโ€™t really enough time to squeeze in a trip home. I decided to…

Dubai: A Holiday Guide

One question I get asked a lot either by friends, passengers or via messages on Instagram is ‘I’m coming on holiday to Dubai, what should I do?’. To me, Dubai is a perfect holiday destination. It has so much to offer with pretty much perfect weather all year round. With its optimal geographical location on…

Peaceful Phuket

A late night departure out of Dubai. Itโ€™s very rare for me to depart at 11pm which made a change but it was a short five hours and twenty minutes over to Phuket International Airport. Landing in the early morning, we made our way across to the hotel and I slept for a few hours…

Adventures In Auckland

Ready for a super long day at work, it was time to venture to Auckland in New Zealand which is the longest direct flight that Emirates operates in its network. Leaving Dubai Tuesday morning, we landed into Auckland on Wednesday at 10:30am. What was a very pleasant surprise was my friend from home, Joe, was…

The Glorious Gold Coast

A swap from London Gatwick and Oslo to a long layover in Brisbane. We departed Dubai at 08:30am and it was 13 hours and 51 minutes over to Brisbane International Airport in Australia. Landing in the early hours it was straight to the hotel, and I ordered some room service for breakfast and slept for…