Flight Review: All Nippon Airways B777-300ER First Class NRT to IAD

Introduction I posted previously about my ANA first class flight from Chicago to Tokyo Haneda. This flight was the return leg of that trip. For 150,000 miles for a round trip ticket in first class between the U.S. and Japan, this is an excellent use of your Amex Membership Rewards points. The downside is that…

MotoMoto Tips: How to maximize All Nippon Airways (ANA) points

ANA (All Nippon Airways) is flat out amazing. If you haven't checked out Dr. Travel's review of their first class product, take a second to read it here. Pretty sure he finished off $400ish of Hibiki 21 during the flight... ANA is consistently ranked among the best airlines in the world, and is Japan's only…

MotoMoto Tips: Rules To Not Be An A-Hole While Flying

Imagine this.... Your flight has been already been delayed four hours, and now you're just sitting on the runway. You've spent the last week at a crap hotel in the middle of nowhere for work, and all you want to do is get home and go to bed. Of course your company put you in a middle…

Flight Review: All Nippon Airways B777-300ER First Class ORD to HND

Introduction The opportunity to go on this flight basically came out of nowhere and landed right in my lap. I was building a new house and was supposed to move into it in November 2016. Mr and Mrs Moto wanted me to go with them to visit Tokyo in November, but I had a new…

Why I Pay Extra To Stay At A Nice Hotel

Let me start by saying that Izumi & I are boring...like really, really boring. While most people were out on New Years Eve partying it up, we were in bed at 10:30...watching Mexico Life on HGTV (true story). With that being said, we really enjoy our time in hotels. Some people don't like spending any…

The Prince Gallery Tokyo Kioicho: True Luxury Hotel in the Heart of Tokyo

I have to admit that at first,  I was not as excited about staying at this hotel.  I was not sure what to expect and for the price point, I was not sure if it would be worth it.  This hotel only has direct access to the subway and my “go-to” Prince Hotel in Shinagawa…

How I Booked My Singapore Airlines Suites Class Ticket

Few products in the sky are better than Singapore Airlines Suites Class. If you haven't checked out the Singapore Airlines Suites Class, stop what you're doing right now and check out this video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5SCiwaQ8Yuc For Singapore Airlines, there is: Economy Premium Economy Business Class First Class SUITES CLASS As you can see in the video…

9 Amazing Things To Do In Tokyo That No One Ever Tells You About

It had been a few years since I last visited Tokyo and honestly, I forgot how truly amazing this city is. If you're visiting Tokyo for the first time or want to stick to the main tourists places (Imperial Palace, Tsukiji Fish Market, Tokyo Government Buildings) you can go ahead and skip this article . I've…