The Jetset Boyz' adventures

By The Jetset Boyz | We're travel bloggers travelling the world in style. One city at a time. Luxury travel at economy prices. Follow our footsteps...

The Sagrada Família - Gaudí's breathtaking gift to God

I remember the first time we went to Barcelona. Bart & I were celebrating our first anniversary with a holiday to Sitges. We took the train to …

Spain

Celebrating World Tapas Day with Turismo de Granada & de Jaén

Spain and Spanish speaking countries have a different relationship to food and drink to English speaking countries. In the UK and USA eating tends to …

Discovering pintxos, txakoli & the Basque Country at Taste of London

Life is full of firsts and the opening session of Taste of London 2017 was a big first for us. It was the first event that the Jetset Boyz officially …

Spain

Discovering classic Spanish snacks at a tapas making class in Barcelona

Bart and I like to try local food when we visit a place. Every time we’ve visited Spain, we have enjoyed eating tapas. Buoyed by our Paella Making in …

The Palau de la Música Catalana: A temple of light & sound

Barcelona is a city that is full of little treasures that delight and surprise. For example, you could be strolling around the Barrio Gotica on a …

British Airways Club Lounge at Gatwick has light, bright decor & great runway views

We’ve flown from London Gatwick many times in the past. However, our Club Europe flight to Barcelona was our first flight from the airport since …

A roof top bar & comfy beds at the Doubletree by Hilton, Tower of London

Sometimes we stay at hotels because we are on a holiday. At other times, we need somewhere to sleep for a business trip. Then, very occasionally, …

A private sauna and runway views for a stopover at the Hilton Helsinki Airport

Having decided to fly from Tallinn to Helsinki on Sunday evening, rather than catch the 06:05 am flight on Monday morning, we needed somewhere to …

With so much to see and do, 2 days in Tallinn wasn't nearly long enough time in the wonderful city

Okay, so if I’m being honest, Tallinn didn’t rank very high up the Jetset Boyz list of places we want to visit. In fact, the only reason we ended up …

Tallinn Airport Business Lounge: a little gem with runway views and an outdoor terrace

From the second we walked into the terminal, we fell a little bit in love with Tallinn airport. As we came up the steps from our flight from …

Fabulous service, glamorous surroundings and stunning views across the city at the Hilton Tallinn Park

The best thing about travel for us is going to places that make us go “wow”. Having visited some really fantastic places over the years, the bar for …

Finnair Non-Schengen Lounge: Cool, contemporary Finnish design and a steaming hot sauna

Having completed our Finnair A350 Business Class flight from Heathrow, we had a few hours to kill before our onward connection for our two days in …

An exciting brief encounter with Airbus' latest baby flying Finnair A350 Business Class from London Heathrow to Helsinki

In 2015 the first Airbus A350 XWB (that’s eXtra Wide Body) went into service. With its innovative design and use of exciting new technology, it soon …

Sweet-treats and sightseeing on the B Bakery Afternoon Tea Bus Tour

Afternoon tea seems such a quintessentially English thing. And when people think of London, due to prominent placement in any film that has ever been …

Hilton Vienna Plaza - Heritage hotel with Art Deco, Golden Era design on the famous Ringstrasse

We started visiting Vienna in December 1999 and in 2000 we stayed at the Hilton Vienna Plaza for the first time. The reason for choosing the hotel …

Getting into the Christmas spirit on a British Airways Club Europe flight from Heathrow to Vienna

Waking up refreshed after our night at the Hilton Garden Inn London Heathrow Airport, we headed over to Heathrow Terminal 3 to catch BA700, our …

Airlines

Cathay Pacific Business Class Lounge at Heathrow Terminal 3: Signature cocktails, a noodle bar & stylish spaces to relax

Normally when we fly out of Terminal 3 we use the British Airways lounge. However, this time we decided to make a change. Cathay Pacific is a member …

Hilton Garden Inn London Heathrow Airport: Sweet dreams & a lie-in at a hotel that's only minutes away from the airport

London Underground is home to one of London’s great mysteries. Located near the western end of the Piccadilly Line lies a station that baffles many a …

Heathrow

Paella lessons in Valencia; learning our saffron from our socarrat

Part of the joy of travelling for The Jetset Boyz is getting to try new food and regional specialities. Of course, in Valencia, THE local specialty …

Spain