Five Words We Don’t Want To Hear: “Sorry, We’ve Checked In Full”

Kerwin McKenzie Passrider 16 Comments

As we fly standby around the globe, there’s always five word we don’t want to hear and it’s “Sorry, we’ve checked in full.”     Our hearts sink, our hopes are dashed, the kids start crying, your family starts blaming you for ruining their day and vacation and the list goes on and on. All of a sudden you are public …

Destination Information: If You’re Headed To Colombo, Sri Lanka, Here’s What You Need To Know

Kerwin McKenzie Destination Information, Passrider 4 Comments

In November 2014, I was invited to Sri Lanka by Cinnamon Hotels and was flown in on SriLankan Airlines. The experience was many firsts for me and the country and experience were also top notch. I have some more information to disseminate on Sri Lanka, but wanted to give you some details on its capital city Colombo (CMB): Home Airline: …

Making Use Of Your Flight Benefits: Flying Eva Air’s Hello Kitty Plane

Kerwin McKenzie Airline, Airplane, Passrider, Passriders Leave a Comment

As I fly around the world visiting friends and cool places, every now and again I get a note from an ex-colleague saying they’d meet me somewhere. This was the case in Taipei, Taiwan (TPE).   But the reasoning this time what that my ex-colleague could fly the Hello Kitty plane from TPE to Tokyo-Narita, Japan (NRT). I did not …