Dear Travel Diary,

Hello! Welcome to the Chai Bear Archive. 

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This archive is categorized by location via the continents & countries we visited. Under each location, it’s listed in order of the most recent to the page’s inception. Enjoy this time travel!

northamerica

North America

 

United States

 

California

I’m on the Ellen Show! (Guest post)

Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills

LAX Star Alliance First Class “VVIP” Private Room

InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown

JetSuiteX Shared Private Jet Experience

Coachella AMEX Platinum House

Saison the 3 Michelin Star Dining Experience

South Coast Plaza Private Events 

Ritz Carlton Palm Springs

Fairmont Miramar Santa Monica

Napa Valley

JW Marriott LA Live

Pelican Hill Orange County

SLS Beverly Hills

Marriott Newport Coast Villas (Vacation ownership property)

LAX Skyteam Alliance Lounge

Afternoon Tea Showdown: Langham vs. Peninsula Hotel 

LAX OneWorld Alliance Lounge

Access Lounge at South Coast Plaza

Porsche Experience Los Angeles

LAX Star Alliance Lounge

St. Regis San Francisco

Four Seasons Westlake Village

Monarch Beach Resort

LAX Qantas First Class Lounge

Equinox Irvine

Florida

AMEX Centurion Lounge Miami

Hyatt Centric South Beach vs. The Confidante Miami

Nevada

AMEX Centurion Lounge Las Vegas

The Spa at The Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas (Waldorf Astoria ownership as of 2018)

Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas (Waldorf Astoria ownership as of 2018)

Palazzo Penthouse Las Vegas

Cosmopolitan Las Vegas

New York

JFK Delta Sky Club Lounge

Park Hyatt New York

St. Regis New York

Delta One TransContinental Business Class

The Plaza New York

Oregon

PDX Whiskey Tasting Lounge

Horsetail Oneonta Falls

Texas

AMEX Centurion Lounge Dallas

 

Canada

 

Fairmont Pacific Rim

 

 

asia

Asia

 

China

 

Air China Beijing First Class Lounge

Ritz Carlton Hong Kong

Cathay Pacific Business Class

BlackSwan Beijing Afternoon Tea

Cathay Pacific First Class Lounges

Cathay Pacific First Class

 

Japan

 

Andaz Tokyo Toranomon Hills

ANA First Class – Chloe’s 1st Flight! 

Japan Airlines First Class Lounge

Japan Airlines First Class

ANA Suite Lounge (Guest Post)

ANA First Class (Guest Post)

St. Regis Osaka

Singapore Airlines New First Class LAX-NRT

Onsen Ryokans

Ritz Carlton Tokyo

 

Korea

Korean Air A380 First Class

 

Singapore

 

Singapore Airlines New Suite Class Experience

Singapore The Private Room

Marina Bay Sands

Fairmont Singapore

Singapore Suite Class

 

Taiwan

 

Taiwan for New Year 2019

China Airlines Flagship Dynasty Lounge

W Taipei (Marvelous Suite)

Le Méridien Taipei

China Airlines Premium Business Class

Grand Hyatt Taipei

EVA Royal Laurel vs. China Airlines Premium Business Class

W Taipei

 

Thailand

 

Thai Airways A380 First Class

Diamond Lounge at Gaysorn Mall Bangkok

Thai Airways First Class Lounge & Spa

Thai Airways Royal Orchid First Class

Six Senses Yao Noi Phuket (Remote island)

So Sofitel Bangkok

W Bangkok

JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa (Vacation ownership property)

Le Méridien Chiang Rai Resort

 

United Arab of Emirates

 

Etihad Apartment vs. Emirates A380 First Class

Emirates First Class

St. Regis Dubai (No longer Marriott property as of 2018 😦 ) 

W Dubai (No longer Marriott property as of 2018 😦 ) 

Etihad First Apartment Class

Etihad First Class Lounge & Spa

Skydive Dubai

 

 

australiamap

Australia

 

Sydney Qantas First Class Lounge

Park Hyatt Sydney

 

 

europe

Europe

 

Amsterdam

 

Heineken Experience

Thalys EuroTrain First Class

 

Belgium

 

Tomorrowland Belgium 2017

 

France

 

Air France TransAtlantic Business Class

 

Germany

 

Lufthansa First Class Experience

Lufthansa First Class Terminal Lounge

Porsche Lufthansa First Class Excitement 

 

Poland

 

Westin Warsaw Poland

 

Spain

 

W Barcelona

 

United Kingdom

 

American Flagship TransAtlantic Business Class LHR-LAX

The Savoy London

 

 

caviar

Food for Thought(s)

 

Best Designer First Class Pajamas 

Goodbye SPG, you will be missed…

Flight Compensation Regulation EC 261/2004 (EU Law)