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KLM Is Amazing! LHR-AMS And Back

Thu Oct 11, 2007 2:23 pm

Hello, all!

This is my first trip report since July (when I recounted a trip down to Colombia from Miami), and my second overall. To give a little bit of background information, I am currently studying in the United Kingdom as part of New York University’s program in London. Ironically, my first semester at NYU was to be spent away from New York (I am actually a sophomore, having transferred from Villanova University). Over the past month I’ve had a chance to acquaint myself with the wonderful city of London. This is truly one of the capitals of the world, culturally, financially, and in any other form. London is simply smashing, and I’m rather glad that NYU decided, in all its wisdom, to send me here first.

Early in September, I saw an opportunity to leave England behind me for a weekend and head into the Continent. After conferring with a couple of friends and my roommate, I managed to convince them to fly to Amsterdam for a few days late in the month. I had been to the Netherlands once before and found it to be absolutely fascinating. I looked through the best options for traveling and decided that flying into AMS was our best option (rather than taking a combination of Eurostar and Thalys trains [such good trains, but too expensive], or flying FR into Eindhoven and taking a train the rest of the way [our time in Amsterdam would be worth more than our money saved with Ryanair, I felt]). A cheap but lengthy 12-hour bus ride didn’t even warrant a closer look for me.

Logically, the choice came down to BA or KL across the North Sea. Whilst I am a fan of OneWorld and British Airways had served me well across the Pond on the way over, I have always admired KLM from afar (especially their color scheme, which is one of my favourites out there). A quick check on KLM’s website revealed a particularly enticing deal: a morning outbound flight on one of their A330-200s, and an inbound flight in the early evening on a 737-900. As I had never flown on the 739 or any kind of A330, I couldn’t say no! Although the fare seemed kind of pricey for a pair of one-hour flights (111 GBP, or about 225 bloody US Dollars…), this one was a no-brainer. When you think about it, I managed to down three birds with one stone: a new airline, a pair of new aircraft types, and to an airport that perennially receives accolades for excellence. Win-win-win! 

28 September 2007
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines Flight 1008
Departing: London Heathrow Airport (LHR) at 10:05
Arriving: Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) at 12:25 (Amsterdam is one hour ahead of London)
Aircraft: A330-200 (PH-AOK “Radhuspladsen – Kobenhamn”)
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Following a long, long ride on the Tube from central-east London (Holborn to T4 on the Picadilly Line), my two roommates, another friend, and I stumbled into the labyrinth known as Heathrow. I’d heard a lot of things regarding this monstrosity of an airport: a dump, can’t wait until T5 opens, not enough gates to go around, and such. With that said, I was amazed by this complex. My hometown airport of MIA sees plenty of international flights, but doesn’t even begin to compare to the mélange of airlines gracing LHR with their presence. Sure it’s big, but its one of the few airports of its kind (that I’ve come across, at least).

Fortunately for us, checking in was a cinch, as we had little baggage with us. Ignoring the outlandish comments of my roommate (“It’s a one-hour flight! Who cares?!"; he hates to fly), I had opted to check-in the day before so that I could choose my seat (its all about getting a window!). In this case, good fortune stayed with me, as I managed to land a combination bulkhead/exit row seat. After consulting seatguru.com, I concluded that this particular seat had a window as well, and proceeded to snatch it up.

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One of AC's new 773ERs lifting off

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A somewhat blurry shot of a BA 744

As we walked to the gate, I came across our bird. Unbeknownst to others, I immediately recognized the A330 by its registration (PH-AOK) as the newest 332 in the KLM fleet. Whilst my travel companions were unfazed by this bit of news, I could already tell it was going to be a good day.

The boarding process, which began promptly, was a bit of a free-for-all, with little regard to the frequent flyers. Fortunately, I wasn’t one, so I didn’t mind in the least. I walked in and quickly found my extremely clean and blue seat, 30K. Simply put, SeatGuru does not lie: I had clearly chosen the best Y-Class seat in the house. I had a window to my right and more legroom than I knew what to do with in front of me. Ahead of me, a screen was playing a surprisingly entertaining welcome video, which showed KLM in action throughout the years set to catchy music (I particularly liked watching old DC-3s take off to the Buena Vista Social Club’s rendition of “Clocks”) Bliss!

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A bit from the boarding video

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The view from the window as we sat on the ramp

A flight attendant was standing to my left, greeting passengers. She saw me pull out the PTV from in between seats and let me know that the AVOD system wouldn’t be switched on for the flight. This turned out to be more than enough of a segway for me to strike up a conversation with this beautiful, young, Dutch flight attendant, and we soon began conversing about her amazing job and my status as a poor, starving college student. A few minutes before we pushed back, she had to go off and administer to her duties, but she would fortunately return later.

Throughout much of this, the seat next to me remained unoccupied. Soon, however, my seatmate showed up. Fortunately, he turned out to be more interesting than most people I sit next to, being another fairly young person from Brisbane, Australia. He happened to have two copies of The Economist and a propensity to share, which I was most grateful for. In between articles, we soon began to chat about anything from the War to the ongoing Rugby World Cup.

The taxi to the runway was fairly quick. We only had to wait for a departing AA 772 before we lined up and rocketed off the runway. The skies around the city were characteristically cloudy (and would be for the whole flight over, as it were). The flight attendant in the jump seat across from me (alas, not the gourgeous one…) had her hands full as she told passengers to stay in their seats until we leveled off. Fortunately, we topped off at only 21,000 feet, enabling others to quickly queue up for the loo.

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One of AA's 772ERs gunning it down the runway

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A view of the cloudy (but pretty) scenery below

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An attempt to stare through the door's porthole, with mixed success

The cabin crew quickly began to serve us a selection of biscuits and crackers, along with a drink. I was overjoyed, as this was far more than a US airline would normally give on such a short flight. Even, though it was only about 11:00 I figured, What the hell?, and got a Heineken. I set to snapping pictures of the view out the window with my handheld, whilst my Australian companion took a quick nap and flipped on his iPod.

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More impressive cloud action as the sun starts to break through

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My personal record for "Most Legroom in Economy" was shattered on this day!

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About to begin our descent into the Low Countries

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US airlines, take note! Of course, this wouldnt have been possible in the States for me!  

As we began our descent into Holland, I was delighted to find my wonderful flight attendant back in the jump seat across from me. We immediately picked up the conversation where we left off, and I continued to learn a bit more about the lifestyle of a flight attendant. She told me that she worked the A332 and was slated to travel to Tehran, Entebbe, and Atlanta within the next couple of weeks. By the end of the year, she hoped to make the move up to the Triple Seven. We were about to begin our final approach into AMS when I asked her, offhandedly, if KLM allowed passengers to visit the flight deck. After the initial confusion (she thought I meant during the flight), she graciously put the call in and got the OK from the flight crew as we touched down at Schiphol.

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A few minutes out of AMS

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Tons of flat green space below us!

After we pulled up into the gate, the flight attendant told me to stick around while everyone else deplaned; I was more than happy to oblige. After just about everyone had cleared out, I began to make my way towards the front, snapping some photos of the near-empty cabin. After exchanging handshakes with the crew, I slipped into the world’s greatest office and was invited to settle into the First Officer’s seat. I have to say, I resisted the urge to kick the rudder pedals as I marveled at the intricacies of the flight deck of this monster Airbus. The captain offered to take a picture of me, which pretty much made this trip worth it even before I got to Amsterdam! I walked off, profoundly grateful for KLM’s hospitality and good nature. Unfortunately, it didn’t occur to me until afterwards to get the flight attendant’s name, or to give her my phone number (in case KL starts AMS-MIA again!). Shame, really, as we seemed to hit it off…  

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The Seat of Seats

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A quick shot of PH-AOK's Y-Class cabin

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KLM really brought out the 5-year old in me on this trip...

The ensuing weekend in Amsterdam was an absolute blast. As I had been to the city once before (albeit for only a couple of days), I sort of knew what to expect. Fortunately, my roommates were open to the idea of renting bicycles for a couple of days, which is the best way to explore such a bike-friendly city. Admittedly, most American tourists in my demographic seem to go to Amsterdam with the coffee shops and the Red Light District in mind (admittedly, both are worth checking out, of course), but I’ve always felt that the city’s wonderful identity lies mainly elsewhere. The Dutch are, to say the least, absolutely wonderful, and the charming canal streets and world-class museums make Amsterdam one of my favorite cities that I’ve visited. In particular, I found the Van Gogh museum to be absolutely fantastic!

A few pictures:

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A view down Prisengracht, about a block away from the Anne Frank House

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Riding bikes whilst searching for some windmills

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A view of the Van Gogh Museum; I cannot emphasize enough how great an experience this museum is!

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Even with the lousy weather all weekend, we managed to make the most of it.

After a few days of freewheeling fun, it was time to head back to London and school. We got to Centraal Station in the early afternoon for the quick hop to Schiphol. While our flight wasn’t for several more hours, I had a bit of an ulterior motive in getting there early: the famed observation deck! The experience was amazing, and a definite must for any aviation aficionado at AMS. The sheer scope of the deck (which seemed to cover the floor area of most of the main terminal) gave us a huge field of view. In between the various blue 747s and 777s, I managed to pick out the 739 that was to take us back to Heathrow.

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The entrance to Schiphol Airport

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PH-BQC "Chinchen-Itza;" Catchy name, but my favourite remains "Galapagos Islands!"

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Our ride home, caught in between a KL 738 and an Aer Lingus A320; boy, it's long for a 737!

30 September 2007
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines Flight 1027
Departing: Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS) at 19:05
Arriving: London Heathrow Airport (LHR) at 19:25
Aircraft: 737-900 (PH-BXT “Sea Tern”)

The flight was, from what I heard, actually overbooked. The KLM service personnel began asking for a volunteer to stay behind until next morning. I have to admit, the idea sounded very appealing (it also seemed like a way to make an easy 150 Euros!), but I had an economics class the following day that I could not afford to miss. Boarding proceeded smoothly (again, though, in the same free-for-all fashion) and after a friendly greeting from a (once again, gorgeous!) flight attendant, I settled into seat 9F, right next to the starboard CFM-56. After a short delay (in which several passengers had forgotten to collect their duty-free items), we were ready to roll.

Our taxi to the runway was relatively long but went smoothly, and we soon lined up and were pushed back into our seats as the flight crew firewalled the engines. I quickly set to my routine of snapping pictures of the view outside. We leveled out at a relatively low altitude over the North Sea, as was the case on the outbound flight. KLM impressed me once again as the cabin crew handed out sandwiches and drinks for the one-hour flight. Not long after, we were already descending into the skies above London. I had half-jokingly wagered to my roommate that the flight wouldn’t be an hour, and that Heathrow would put us in a holding pattern before landing. It was no contest; in retrospect, I really should have put money on the bet. After a slight delay of about fifteen minutes, we lined up with the runway and touched down smoothly in the early darkness. After another twenty minutes spent taxiing, we were on our way to customs and immigration. After another stamp in my passport, we were back on the Tube for the long ride to our flat.

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Climbing out of AMS, with Amsterdam to our right

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A lovely end to our trip; sunset over the North Sea at 20,000 feet

Originally, I simply saw my flights to and from AMS as a nice way to get to the main destination of Amsterdam. One week later however, my first experience with KLM continues to stand out as one of the many highlights of the trip. From the onset, KL was a joy to fly with. From its charismatic and attractive crew to its clean and new aircraft, to its wonderful hub at Schiphol, I was quite blown away by the airline. If I had the chance to do my trip from Miami to London again, I’d have definitely thrown KLM into the mix at some point. At the same time, Amsterdam was simply wonderful, an absolute joy. Based on five days total in Amsterdam and two flights on KLM, I have now become enamored of the Netherlands. Well done, KLM!

P.S.- This is the umpteenth time that preparing for my flight (i.e. using SeatGuru, going for a short flight on a widebody, choosing my seat early on, coming in with an open mind) has paid off dividends. Caring about how you fly really does result in a more remarkable flying experience!

Hoped you enjoyed it! Thanks for reading, and feel free to add any comments or ask any questions!

-Seb

(Note: Edited for Spelling)

[Edited 2007-10-11 07:27:17]

[Edited 2007-10-11 07:32:05]
 
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Thu Oct 11, 2007 4:20 pm

hey great report... thanks for sharing it. i truly enjoyed all the pictures...
man you're so lucky to get to sit in that seat... I have yet to manage to actually enter the greatest office in the world  Smile
But soon, I shall  Smile
Amsterdam looks like a fun city as usual Big grin
 
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Thu Oct 11, 2007 4:36 pm

Seb,

Great report! Well written, amazing photos and I must say, you're one lucky guy to have experienced KLM at its best. I've never flown KLM before, but that's something I always wanted to do. I did fly into Amsterdam before and coincidentally it was also on an A330, but this was with Air Transat, from Calgary. I spent a few days in AMS before heading to Milan, Italy & Bucharest, Romania on Alitalia! I love AMS Schiphol. It's an awesome airport.

Keep up the good work. By the way, how was the bike trip? I would love to do that one day.

Cheers,

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Thu Oct 11, 2007 5:09 pm

Seb,

Great TR: I just love your pictures !!!

Yes, KLM crew, in general, will let you visit the cockpit after the flight, pending the turn-around of the aircraft and captain's discretion...

The boarding-video actually shows a DC-2, not a DC-3  Smile

Good to read, you love KLM and Amsterdam/the Netherlands...please, visit our country as often as possible, and don't forget to visit other places too, like Alkmaar, Edam and/or Gouda (this has all to do with the cheeses overhere  Smile )

Thanks for sharing !!!
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Thu Oct 11, 2007 5:16 pm

Quoting Buck3y3nut (Reply 1):
hey great report



Quoting Vio (Reply 2):
Great report!

Thanks a lot, guys! Much appreciated!

Quoting Vio (Reply 2):
By the way, how was the bike trip? I would love to do that one day.

Both times that I've been to the city, I've rented bicycles, and I'd have to say that seeing Amsterdam by bike is truly an experience unto itself. It's simply so much fun to do. What I did was rent a bike for 24 hours (it's not a "tour" so much as a means of covering a lot of ground on your own terms). With one, you can go through the streets and even into the countryside north of the city (as you can see in one of the above photographs). A bicycle is great, as you can see and do more than you would walking, but still have the benefits of being on foot (as opposed to, say, driving into the country). I'm actually quite surprised that more tourists and friends that I've talked to haven't done it, or even considered it. If you get the chance, by all means take it!
 
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Thu Oct 11, 2007 6:02 pm

WOW - that IS a great Y class seat!

Snazzy pair of trainers there too, Mr. Gregarious!
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Thu Oct 11, 2007 6:02 pm

Hi There,

It's always nice to see people enjoying our neat country! I think you've made a tremendous decision in hiring a bike.
This is absolutely the best way to explore the beautiful city of Amsterdam!
I really loved to read your story, aswell about AMS as KL.
I def. will try to remember seat 30K on the 330's as the legroom is amazing  Smile
Service is about the same as every main carrier in Europe, which is a level or 2 higher than the US standard on such short hops.
Thank you very much for sharing your story and I hope to read more of your travelling soon here on A.net

Cheers,
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Thu Oct 11, 2007 6:54 pm

Hey, Seb,
an enjoyable read, for sure.
Well, I remember standing on the same bridge like you, some times ago and I agree Amsterdam is
an interesting city.
I had also several experiences on KL, not bad at all.
Have you seen the Muziekgebouw aan ´t IJ?, amazing.
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Thu Oct 11, 2007 9:17 pm

Quoting MH017 (Reply 3):
Great TR: I just love your pictures !!!



Quoting DALCE (Reply 6):
I really loved to read your story

Ha ha, dank u!

Quoting MH017 (Reply 3):
The boarding-video actually shows a DC-2, not a DC-3

You're quite right! I thought that might have been the case when I saw it, but I wasn't sure. So I figured, when in doubt, go with the most-produced aircraft in history... but good catch, regardless. Thanks for clearing that up!

Quoting MH017 (Reply 3):
this has all to do with the cheeses overhere

I forgot to mention that I made an excellent purchase of some aged Gouda in Schiphol... worth its weight in gold (of course, devoured by now...)!

Quoting FLIEGER67 (Reply 7):
an enjoyable read, for sure.

Glad to hear it!

Quoting Door5right (Reply 5):
Snazzy pair of trainers there too, Mr. Gregarious!

Ha ha ha, thanks a bunch! Big grin
 
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Thu Oct 11, 2007 9:30 pm

Nice report there and good pics, I always enjoy flying on KLM. I will be experiencing the delights of Amsterdam in a few months myself and I'm looking forward to it. Big grin

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Fri Oct 12, 2007 1:21 am

Interesting report and nice photos.

Although I have only been to AMS once and that was only a day trip I was impressed with what I saw at the airport, especially the observation deck (that was the reason I went).
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Fri Oct 12, 2007 5:54 am

Nice report and great pictures, Sebastian.

Quoting Greggarious (Thread starter):
I managed to down three birds with one stone: a new airline, a pair of new aircraft types, and to an airport that perennially receives accolades for excellence. Win-win-win!

I know that motto well. No doubt it was worth it!  Smile

Quoting Greggarious (Thread starter):
KLM really brought out the 5-year old in me on this trip...

I have only had good flights with KLM and I have always been impressed by the crews. One F/A once arranged a flightdeck visit on the MD-11 after landing and the captain told me quite interesting stuff about the bird and the airline. But I can't complain about AF either where I was even invited to the flightdeck while cruising over the Atlantic (in post-9/11 times!)

Quoting Greggarious (Thread starter):
The KLM service personnel began asking for a volunteer to stay behind until next morning.

Really good offer if you have time to use it.


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Fri Oct 12, 2007 8:38 am

Nice report and great pictures, Sebastian.

Quoting Greggarious (Thread starter):
I managed to down three birds with one stone: a new airline, a pair of new aircraft types, and to an airport that perennially receives accolades for excellence. Win-win-win!

I know that motto well. No doubt it was worth it!  Smile

Quoting Greggarious (Thread starter):
KLM really brought out the 5-year old in me on this trip...

I have only had good flights with KLM and I have always been impressed by the crews. One F/A once arranged a flightdeck visit on the MD-11 after landing and the captain told me quite interesting stuff about the bird and the airline. But I can't complain about AF either where I was even invited to the flightdeck while cruising over the Atlantic (in post-9/11 times!)

Quoting Greggarious (Thread starter):
The KLM service personnel began asking for a volunteer to stay behind until next morning.

Really good offer if you have time to use it.


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Fri Oct 12, 2007 12:10 pm

Great report, the pictures were excellent!

Quoting Greggarious (Thread starter):
Our ride home, caught in between a KL 738 and an Aer Lingus A320; boy, it's long for a 737!

Nice photo of KL and EI, both liveries look great.
 
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Fri Oct 12, 2007 12:43 pm

Great TR and pics . KLM look really good.

Thanks for sharing

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Fri Oct 12, 2007 2:34 pm

Quoting Ryanair737 (Reply 9):
What are the women like over there?

 Wink ... all I need to say, really!

Quoting PlaneHunter (Reply 11):
But I can't complain about AF either where I was even invited to the flightdeck while cruising over the Atlantic

Now THAT must have been an experience! The glory days of old!

Thanks again for the kind words, everyone!
 
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Fri Oct 12, 2007 2:46 pm

Great to hear you enojyed the service on KLM. A friend of mine flew that same aircraft, PH-AOB, on Saturday the 22nd to Almaty, Kazakstan.

I read recently that KLM is starting to charge a premium EUR50 extra for those seats on the emergency door. But on such short sector probably not.
 
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Fri Oct 12, 2007 8:35 pm

Excellent TR.

What pics!!! ¨


Thank you.
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Fri Oct 12, 2007 9:28 pm

Quoting Greggarious (Thread starter):
I slipped into the world's greatest office and was invited to settle into the First Officer's seat. I have to say, I resisted the urge to kick the rudder pedals as I marveled at the intricacies of the flight deck of this monster Airbus.

Now imagine being told you were going to be given control of her, which happened to me while doing work experience with EI maintenance! Although I was taxiing the 300 as opposed to 200. Still, the A330 is my favourite aircraft.

Great report! Glad you enjoyed the flight. Congrats on hitting it off with the FA as well.

Thanks
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Sat Oct 13, 2007 8:24 am

Quoting Greggarious (Thread starter):
US airlines, take note! Of course, this wouldnt have been possible in the States for me!

I did the same thing on my Ryanair flight this summer. It was early on a Monday morning too! That is no time to be drinking a beer normally, but I was a 20-year-old in Europe so I decided I had better just go ahead and get one!
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Sat Oct 13, 2007 11:58 am

I have wanted to do the LHR-AMS on the A332 for ages and your excellent TR has made me want to do it asap! Is it possible to select a seat in advance on this short sector on the A332? What seat number where you in as it seemed a good seat to go for?
As for renting bikes, is it possible to cycle to AMS and out to some of the spotting places without having to use busy roads?
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Sat Oct 13, 2007 3:44 pm

Quoting EMA747 (Reply 19):
Is it possible to select a seat in advance on this short sector on the A332?

Only up to and including 30 hours before the flight in economy. I was probably very fortunate to have had the seat still available when I checked in online. Of course, I did do so about 29:55 before the flight, which may have helped!

Quoting EMA747 (Reply 19):
What seat number where you in as it seemed a good seat to go for?

30-K

Quoting EMA747 (Reply 19):
As for renting bikes, is it possible to cycle to AMS and out to some of the spotting places without having to use busy roads?

I've heard that that is a possibility, but it must have been a long time ago because I don't remember the source or the validity of that claim. Speaking for myself, I rented my bike at a large bike rental at Centraal Station, which is a good twenty minutes away from AMS by train. To be sure, I also saw a lot of bike paths on the train ride to and from the airport, so it may very well be possible. Perhaps one of our Amsterdam natives can help us out on this one?

Quoting Lima (Reply 15):
I read recently that KLM is starting to charge a premium EUR50 extra for those seats on the emergency door.

I wouldn't be surprised, but on a long-haul trek I'd definitely say that it's worth it!
 
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RE: KLM Is Amazing! LHR-AMS And Back

Sat Oct 13, 2007 5:18 pm

Quoting Greggarious (Thread starter):
Logically, the choice came down to BA or KL across the North Sea.

or bmi (BD) from LHR or U2 (Easyjet) from LTN, STN or GTW  Wink. Good choice with KL tho
 
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RE: KLM Is Amazing! LHR-AMS And Back

Sun Oct 14, 2007 9:59 pm

Quoting JRadier (Reply 22):
or bmi (BD) from LHR or U2 (Easyjet) from LTN, STN or GTW

Ha ha, duly noted.  Wink
 
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RE: KLM Is Amazing! LHR-AMS And Back

Mon Oct 15, 2007 10:48 am

Quoting Greggarious (Reply 23):
Ha ha, duly noted. Wink

GTW must be LGW obviously, my fault  Smile

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