Category: 2014

Inflight

Return flight with SAS: Washington - Copenhagen - Stockholm - Berlin

To conclude, there is now a big breakfast at the hotel. After that, I let myself take the hotel shuttle to the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center to watch me one of the best aircraft museums in the world. SAS Airbus A340-300 in SAS Go as SK926 Washington D.C. to Copenhagen It is early afternoon when I drive to the airport. In...

White House

Washington D.C. - Sightseeing in the rain

Bevor es Sonntagnachmittag wieder nach Hause ging, wollte ich unbedingt noch die Gelegenheit nutzen, mir die Sehenswürdigkeiten von Washington D.C. und das National Air and Space Museum am Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center anzuschauen. Leider spielte das Wetter nicht mit und es regnete den ganzen Tag.

San Juan beach

For a long weekend in the US

My first Mileage Run March 21, 2014, Saturday evening, the sensational E-mail: "to New York, Chicago, San Francisco or Washington with SAS from Stockholm for 230 €!" I sat down immediately to the computer and researched. Many destinations were awarded for this price, but for Washington (IAD) there was in ...

Lufthansa 747-8 Fanhansa (identifier D-abyo) upon their arrival in Frankfurt

Lufthansa Boeing 747-8 economy class, Los Angeles to Frankfurt

After our arrival at the Tom Bradley International Terminal Los Angeles, we went to check in at the First Class counter. The view of the German Lufthansa employee, after he had seen our Economy Class (miles)Ticket and the Aegean Star Alliance Gold card, we felt as insanely derogatory. He is also not a Priority Label for our...

Hollywood Sign

Best view of the Hollywood sign

He came: the day of our departure. After Breakfast at the La Quinta Inn & Suites San Diego Mission Bay, we Packed the suitcases in our rental car and drove towards Los Angeles. Since our flight was to Germany only in the evening, we were looking to us for the day for a few...

The beach of San Diego

Surfing on the beach of San Diego

On the day we were already looking forward to the whole holiday: a day at the beach and surfing in San Diego! The Breakfast was again very American but OK. There were at least fresh fruit and yogurt. Crystal Pier San Diego, We drove with the car, the Grand Avenue to the beach....

Air Force One (Boeing 707)

Ronald Reagan Presidential Library

After a hearty breakfast at the Best Western Plus Posada Royale Hotel & Suites in Simi Valley, we drove our rental car to the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library. When opened in 1991 presidential library of Ronald Wilson Reagan, the 40th President of the United States, it is not a traditional library, but a repository for documents, awards and other ...

McWay Falls

Highway No. 1: From Marina to Morro Bay

Our Breakfast in the Hotel was expecting American, pretty hectic and crowded. But we are used to, and it does not bother us. It took us just to get on the road. :) So off we went, continuing along the dream road, Highway No. 1, in the direction of our first days destination: Garrapata...