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12/14/2017 12:25:02 AM

Asian guy blows $23,000 of air miles on world`s most luxurious flight from Singapore to New York and blogs every detail

Young entrepreneur Derek Low cashed in 93,500 frequent flier miles to travel in the airlines`s Suites Class - voted the most luxurious cabin in the world - from Singapore to New York.

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Derek Low cashed in his frequent flier miles to travel in Singapore Airlines`s Suites Class - voted the most luxurious cabin in the world - from Singapore to New York. Above, he is seen in the posh cabin


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Mr Low snapped photos of his experience - from a luxury departure lounge called `The Private Room` to hand-stitched leather armchairs - before posting them online. Above, his ticket was worth $23,000



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Start of the journey: Upon entering Singapore Changhi Airport, Mr Low`s VIP treatment started immediately.He took his luggage to a check-in lounge for First Class and Suites passengers, which was `like a hotel lobby`


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Once there, he was startled to find his suitcases were not weighed before they were checked in


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`Golden ticket`: Mr Low was then handed a `Golden Ticket`, along with a posh invitation to `The Private Room`


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The Private Room, which staff reportedly claim is `higher than First Class`, was located past the busier and less luxurious Business and First Class lounges. Once there, Mr Low was greeted by his name

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Mr Low said: `Entering the confines of The Private Room, the staff greeted me by name. It’s like they all already knew me before even meeting me.` Above, the lounge`s beautifully decorated interior

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Once settled in the lounge, Mr Low ordered three dishes, including Chicken and Mutton Satay pate


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Another dish: He also ordered Baked Boston Lobster with Gruyere, Emmenthal and Cheddar...


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Filling up: ... and the U.S. Prime Beef Burger with Foie Gras, Rocket Leaf and Fried Quail Egg


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Title: Mr Low wrote: `I realized that staff would address me by whatever title I chose in my Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer profile. I instantly regretted not going with President Low or Princess Derek`

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After eating, Mr Low then walked across a private bridge, before being escorted to the Suites


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Mr Low picked the middle suite (pictured), which `can be merged with the adjacent suite to form a double bed`. The stunning suites, which are exclusive to Singapore Airlines`s flagship Airbus A380


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After reaching the suite, Mr Low was immediately offered a glass of Dom Pérignon champagne


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The suites offer enclosed cabins with sliding doors that `cocoon you in your own lap of luxury`


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Headphones: During the flight, Mr Low said he was offered Bose headphones to listen to music and films


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Toiletries: He was also given a Salvatore Ferragamo amenity kit, which included a full-size bottle of cologne


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Branded: After speaking to chief steward, Zaf, Mr Low discovered he was joining a number of A-listers, including Leonardo DiCaprio and Morgan Freeman, to have flown in Suites Class. Above, designer toiletries

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Clothing: During the flight, Mr Low was also provided with Givenchy pyjamas, slippers, pillows and blankets


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Tasteful: He got the chance to sample a selection of gourmet coffee and tea, as well as more lobster dishes


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Blue Mountain coffee: The flight attendants regularly checked on Mr Low`s well-being in a discreet manner


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Amazing: The rooms in Suites Class feature a full-size bed that can be turned into a double bed, a television, bedside cabinets and a leather armchair hand-stitched by the Italian master craftsman Poltrona Frau


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Appetizer: On his blog, Mr Low wrote: `For appetizer I had the Malossol Caviar with Lobster-Fennel Salad`

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He later ate Lobster Thermidor with Buttered Asparagus, Slow-roasted Vine-ripened Tomato and Saffron rice


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Dessert: After his delicious main meal, Mr Low had Vanilla Bavarois with Raspberry Coulis for dessert


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After supper, Mr Low decided to burn off the calories by walking around the plane. He asked the crew if they could give him a guided tour of the A380 and they willingly obliged/. Above, the stairs to Business Class


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Preparing the bed: Chief steward Zaf and a stewardess are pictured making the double bed during the night


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And it`s done! Mr Low wrote on his Medium.com blog: `I don’t even know how to express this in words`


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The young entrepreneur said he then spent the next hour `lounging in all possible positions`


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Mr Low wrote on his blog: `I paid a visit to the restroom to change into the pajamas provided.There’s a seat that folds down that’s actually more comfortable than most Economy Class seats`


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Mr Low later tried out the single bed, which he described as `spacious`. As the airliner finally landed in New York, the entrepreneur said his biggest problem was that he `didn`t want to leave the plane`


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Singapore Airlines`s Suites Class was voted the best first-class cabin in the world in a recent survey by Flightfox.com. Above, a promotional shot for the cabin, which offers guests `their own haven of tranquility`
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