Five star voyages // China Airlines business class photo diary

So if you really want to know why I think flying business class to Asia is well worth the cost you’re going to have to read my article from last week’s NY Amsterdam News! (Shameless self-promotion…sorry, not sorry!)

If you’ve read it… here’s a more in-depth look at that experience (which I believe every traveler should have on their bucket list):

China Airlines first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
China Airlines Boeing-777
China Airlines first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
Business class cabins consist of reverse herringbone seats in a 1-2-1 configuration
China Airlines first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
Personal pod upon boarding
China Airlines first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
The fully-stocked self-service bar that’s located in-between both business class cabins
China Airlines first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
FULLY STOCKED!
China Airlines first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
Seriously in search of the room spray used in the lavatories on board!
China Airlines first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
The toiletries given to business class passengers.
China Airlines first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
The products I couldn’t live without! (Most things from my fave beauty store, Pout!)
China Airlines first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
Settled in my pod!
China Airlines first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
The slippers they provided were perfect for slipping on over my fuzzy socks everytime I left my pod
China Airlines first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
Asian custom to offer an oshibori, (often hot) wet towel to guests especially before they dine
China Airlines first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
Before dinner appetizer with the same bubbly served at Will + Kate’s wedding
China Airlines first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
Midnight snack: hot herbal tea, chicken soup with cordyceps flower + Dim sim (shrimp rice roll, vegetable dumpling, chicken siew mai
China Airlines first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
Dinner appetizer: prawn with salmon roe and fish roe + garden salad
China Airlines first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
Dinner: braised short ribs inked wine sauce with potato au gratin, baby carrots, broccoli, and mini red bell peppers
China Airlines first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
Breakfast: butternut squash omelet with bacon and potato wedges, croissant, cinnamon swirl, and yoghurt
China Airlines first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
As breakfast was being served, I opened my window to a breathtakingly beautiful sight!
China Airlines first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
The Eastern hemisphere’s sunrise is remarkable! #nofilter
China Airlines first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
Started that day with Vogue, a mimosa, and an unforgettable sunrise!
China Airlines first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
Breakfast: butternut squash omelet with bacon and potato wedges, croissant, cinnamon swirl, and yoghurt

China Airlines Flagship Lounge in Taipei:

China Airlines lounge first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
The entrance in the a lounge that felt more like a mystical dwelling than a room in an airport.
China Airlines lounge first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
This window provided the only natural light in the lounge. Therefore, the green plants were mesmerizing. It felt as if we were relaxing between the trunk of the tree and its leaves.
China Airlines lounge first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
A true lounge setting.
China Airlines lounge first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
A cozy and intimate setting.
China Airlines lounge first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
Buffet is continuously kept fresh thanks to an on-site chef making classic Asian favorites in an exposed kitchen
China Airlines lounge first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
Dining tables + chairs that elicit the same feeling as the sofas
China Airlines lounge first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
Beers + Sodas!
China Airlines lounge first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
Liquors, wines + coffee, tea
China Airlines lounge first class business class flights travel | Shades of Pinck
What more could you want out of an airport restroom that you’ll shower in?

 

Megan Pinckney

Shades of Pinck is more than just a lifestyle blog. It is a guide to living a life of luxe, offering a notable, yet mindful approach for styling yourself, your travel, and your entertaining! Created for the girl that loves swanky places, magical moments, and all things chic, Shades of Pinck looks to inspire, educate, and alleviate the stress of planning for those moments.

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