Tag Archives: fly

How to make the most of business lounges?

Airport lounges are usually more comfortable than terminals [0]. In 2019 Q3, I hope to bring my Mama to business lounges on 20190919, in spite of flying on economy class, thanks to my frequent flyer program and the remaining miles [1]. To optimize a visit to any business lounge: remember that miles don’t last forever […]

How to be a pilot?

After his first flight across the Indian Ocean in Spring 2017, Little prince has dreamed to be a pilot. The excitement of flying has driven him to do the followings: draw many airplanes for his friends, my colleagues, pilots & cabin crew. build many airplanes using LEGO, molecular modeling kits, paper, any material he can […]

What is our gratitude list for Spring 2019?

Below is our gratitude list for Spring 2019: Ate healthy and/or delicious food: 201901*eat_mama_homecooked.jpg Little Prince got to celebrate his birthday on the eve at his school. 5 of his classmates, 3 a-year-younger-children, and his sister sat around his birthday table. He had a lovely Mickey Mouse cake at the airport with aeroplanes and baggages. […]

How to prepare for a simulator flight?

On 20181228, I received a surprise phone call that Little Prince will be able to experience a flight simulator with a pilot of at least 14 yrs of experience on 20181230! “Nothing compares to spending time with an experienced airline captain in a flight simulator.” To support his dream to be a pilot, I have […]

What questions have we asked our children and vice versa?

When I was young, I read an article about why many Jews are successful worldwide. A reason can be that Jewish parents ask their children “what questions did you ask at school?” In many traditional cultures, children are supposed to listen to and obey their parents and teachers. No questioning of the instructions given by […]

How to optimize our flight experience?

On 20181015, Little Prince and I have to move home and then go to the airport for our 11th flight this year! Since we have to fly often, let’s brainstorm ideas to make each flight safe, comfortable and memorable. Some ideas include: research + read Read up on the airline’s baggage restrictions so we can […]

How to visit the cockpit of an airline?

Since Little Prince turned 4 years old, he has dreamed to be a pilot [1] and I am very thankful that we had several chances to visit the cockpit during some of our flights including: the first trans-ocean flight of Little Prince [2] the first flight to Europe of Little Prince; the pilots were so […]