Hola Everyone

I’m Suzie and welcome to my blog! I’m a 26 year old Commercial Pilot from Hampshire. I originally began this diary to document my Year Abroad living in Gran Canaria and Italy. However, I’ve since graduated from the University of Bristol, completed a 2 year stint as British Airways cabin crew, and finished my flight training! Here, I will write about my experiences and adventures around the globe.

  • I’m a Commercial Pilot

    I’ve done it! One lost airline job, one conversion from MPL to ATPL and a whole lot of stress and tears later and I’ve finally finished all my pilot training. Firstly, it’s important to talk about Covid 19 & the aviation industry. To anyone reading this who has been affected by the huge impact of this virus on [...]

  • 48 Hours in Seville

    Having spent nearly two years living in Andalusia, Seville became my absolute favourite spot for a city break. With an international airport, and much fewer tourists than most Spanish areas, this pretty city will quickly become top of you bucket list! DAY 1 Take a morning flight out to Seville to make the most of [...]

  • Pilot School – How I got there

    Wow, it’s been a little while, hasn’t it.A lot has changed! I quit my job as cabin crew for British Airways about a year and a half ago, and I traded in the chicken & beef to fly the plane instead – all be it tiny planes instead of Dreamliners!I’ve been studying at a flight school in Spain since February [...]

  • Guide for New & Wannabe Cabin Crew

    So you’re thinking about being cabin crew, or you’ve just had your offer letter – congratulations! It feels so exciting but so so scary not knowing what the next few weeks have in store for you. After flying for 2 years with BA, and completing a few other assessments, I have put together a little guide that may help you [...]

Now a commercial pilot, I started studying at a flight school in Spain in February 2019. Here are my tips & some (hopefully) helpful information of how to get your foot in the aviation industry door as a cadet pilot.

My city guides cover five continents and some of the most wonderful cities in the world! From Cape Town to Kuala Lumpur, here are my thoughts on what to see and do in some beautiful locations.

I spent two amazing years working as Cabin Crew for British Airways. Here you can find a day in the life, my monthly lowdowns as well as my guide for new or wannabe crew!

With love, Suzie