England and Finland Travel Blog Photos

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Senate Square, Helsinki
Senate Square, Helsinki
Called the most beautiful street in Helsinki
Called the most beautiful street…
The main cathedral , Helsinki
The main cathedral , Helsinki
Helsinki harbour
Helsinki harbour
Church of rocks (church built directly into solid rock), Helsinki
Church of rocks (church built di…
Frieze Exhibition at Regent's Park, London
Frieze Exhibition at Regent's Pa…
Hughenden Manor, High Wycombe
Hughenden Manor, High Wycombe
High Wycombe railway station
High Wycombe railway station
Virgin's new 789 Dreamliner. It replaced Delta's SEA-LHR route and is BA's only competitor on this city pair
Virgin's new 789 Dreamliner. It …
I took this shot through the fancy dimmed windows  of the dreamliner (this was after I boarded). Felt so odd knowing that I'm going to the UK but not on BA
I took this shot through the fan…
The Delta Sky Club lounge that Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Australia and Skyteam members can use
The Delta Sky Club lounge that V…
The Delta Sky Club lounge
The Delta Sky Club lounge
The Delta Sky Club lounge - there are complimentary and paid drinks at the bar
The Delta Sky Club lounge - ther…
The Delta Sky Club lounge
The Delta Sky Club lounge
The Delta Sky Club lounge- I loved those pod like tables. Great for private phone calls
The Delta Sky Club lounge- I lov…
The Delta Sky Club lounge
The Delta Sky Club lounge
The Delta Sky Club lounge
The Delta Sky Club lounge
The Delta Sky Club lounge
The Delta Sky Club lounge
View from The Delta Sky Club lounge - My parents were on that flight headed back to India (via FRA)
View from The Delta Sky Club lou…
The Delta Sky Club lounge. The EK flight arrives at 1pm and is parked at that gate till departure time of 530p
The Delta Sky Club lounge. The E…
Our plane pushes back (you can see the right wing shadow)
Our plane pushes back (you can s…
Cabin crew distribute first round of drinks. The metallic things are their famed salt and pepper shakers. Beneath them is written 'pinched from Virgin Atlantic' (apparently several folks would pinch this, so Branson made it a marketing idea)
Cabin crew distribute first roun…
Cabin crew handing out drinks
Cabin crew handing out drinks
Loved the 'pod' style of VS. That said, it doesn't quite have the privacy of BA's Biz class, and after a while i felt quite claustrophobic
Loved the "pod" style of VS. Tha…
Drinks and crisps
Drinks and crisps
The salt and paper shakers are shaped like aeroplanes
The salt and paper shakers are s…
Appetiser of Tomato soup which was brilliant (drink is elderberry)
Appetiser of Tomato soup which w…
Main course was some veggie 'fish' substitute with quail's eggs and veggies
Main course was some veggie "fis…
I had 2 desserts! Dessert #1 was flourless  chocolate cake
I had 2 desserts! Dessert #1 was…
Dessert #2 was a cheese platter with dates (small bowl) and prunes (next to the dates)
Dessert #2 was a cheese platter …
Boarded the flight, mandatory 'first time on VS' selfie!
Boarded the flight, mandatory "f…
VS' famed purple moodlighting
VS' famed purple moodlighting
Breakfast menu
Breakfast menu
IFE
IFE
Breakfast - croissant, scrambled eggs and muesli (muesli was a bit disappointing - they just served it in a bowl with a dollop of yoghurt unlike BA that serves pre-prepared, aka well soaked and flavoured bircher muesli)
Breakfast - croissant, scrambled…
Virgin Atlantic's Revivals Lounge in T3
Virgin Atlantic's Revivals Loung…
At Trinity Buoy Wharf
At Trinity Buoy Wharf
Trinity Buoy Wharf
Trinity Buoy Wharf
My most favourite Sri Lankan rsnt in London, The Sekara!
My most favourite Sri Lankan rsn…
Trinity Buoy Wharf
Trinity Buoy Wharf
Virgin Atlantic's Revivals Lounge in T3
Virgin Atlantic's Revivals Loung…
Virgin Atlantic's Revivals Lounge in T3
Virgin Atlantic's Revivals Loung…
Virgin Atlantic's Revivals Lounge in T3
Virgin Atlantic's Revivals Loung…
Trinity Buoy Wharf
Trinity Buoy Wharf
Trinity Buoy Wharf
Trinity Buoy Wharf
Trinity Buoy Wharf
Trinity Buoy Wharf
Trinity Buoy Wharf
Trinity Buoy Wharf