I recently had the chance to fly Garuda Indonesia from London to Jakarta and back, and had an incredible experience. While the seats, food, etc., were great, what really stood out to me the most were the people. I’ve never before flown an airline with people who consistently seem so genuine about treating passengers like their guests. Some airlines put on acts, while on Garuda Indonesia I feel like they provide service from the heart.
While it doesn’t involve first class or caviar, a heartwarming picture has emerged of a Garuda Indonesia flight attendant carrying an elderly lady off the plane, apparently because there was no wheelchair waiting for her. Here’s the picture, courtesy of Twitter user @efenerr: