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Air New Zealand releases new inflight safety video “A Fantastical Journey” starring Katie Holmes & Cuba Gooding Jr

Air New Zealand has released their newest inflight safety video titled “A Fantastical Journey”, starring Katie Holmes (“The Gift”, “Dawson’s Creek”) & Cuba Gooding Jr (“The People vs. OJ Simpson”, “Jerry Maguire”). It also features music from New Zealand’s Gin Wigmore. The video has an “Alice In Wonderland” theme. Like previous inflight safety videos from […]

Air New Zealand releases new inflight safety video – Summer of Safety

Once or twice a year, Air New Zealand refreshes their inflight safety video. Usually these videos relate to New Zealand’s culture & include several Kiwi celebrities. Their newest video is no different. The video is called “Summer of Safety”, and it features celebrities including Jayden Daniels, supermodel Rachel Hunter, actor Joe Naufahu from Game of Thrones, […]

Emperor Lounge Auckland AKL review

My two weeks in New Zealand were finished, and I was sad to be leaving. It was time to begin my long return journey home, again through Kuala Lumpur on Malaysia Airlines. Since I was flying in business class, I had access to the Malaysia Airlines Emperor Lounge before my flight. Had I not been […]

Wellington to Auckland, New Zealand by bus

After a few days in Wellington, it was time for my final journey through New Zealand on the bus ride to Auckland. Thanks to booking early on Intercity, the ticket cost only $1 NZD. Following the 20 minute walk from my hotel, I arrived at the bus station in Wellington about 35 minutes early, and […]