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BA keen to launch 4G inflight Internet

British Airways is in "advanced discussions" to launch inflight Internet service running at true broadband speeds, using a grou...

Global roaming options for China

Whether flying into Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou or Chengdu, business travellers are faced with the same dilemma – what&r...

Leader of the pack

There's nothing like the freedom of flying with only one or two carry-on bags as your travel companion. No checked luggage to ...

Tips for Qantas Cash

An increasing number of Qantas Frequent Flyers are now carrying the Qantas Cash card in their wallet or purse, but how many peo...

Review: Samsonite 55cm Firelite spinner

Samsonite’s Firelite collection features luggage that's both lightweight and strong, while a polyurethane coating on the ...

Apple's iPad turns four

TALKING POINT | A certain date slipped by last week without any recognition, let alone fanfare. April 3 marked four years...

How to pack wine safely in your luggage

One of the many joys of travel is the opportunity to sample new wines and bring back some bottles of the best for yourself or f...

Review: Bose QuietComfort 20 headphones

The BOSE QuietComfort 20s are the latest members of the popular QuietComfort family, which for various reasons seem to have bec...

JR rail pass for business travellers

Japan is a popular destination for Australian business travellers. But after you’ve worked out how low to bow and mastere...

Qantas Cash vs Virgin Global Wallet

Qantas and Virgin Australia have jumped feet-first into the growing market for travel money cards. And in theory, Qantas Cash ...

Qantas Cash travel money card

Qantas begins rolling out its ‘next generation’ Qantas Frequent Flyer cards this week, with the new Qantas Cash pre...

Review: Bellroy Travel Wallet

Frequent flyers and business travellers like to travel light. And some of us, we love to travel light – with every trip ...

Tokyo's Suica & Pasmo cards explained

Japan’s Suica and Pasmo cards are your ticket to ride on Tokyo’s JR trains, private subway lines and Narita’s...

Airbus' iPhone-enabled 'smart bag'

Airbus is best known for aircraft like its A380 superjumbo and the next-generation A350 jetliner, but the company has cooked up...

Logitech's new noise-cancelling cans

Logitech is now serving up three new pairs of noise-cancelling cans under its premium Ultimate Ears brand, in sizes little...

Can these glasses cure your jetlag?

Frequent flyers and business travellers are ever on the lookout for ways to avoid jetlag, and two South Australian doctors thin...

Free Skype Unlimited World voice calls for a month

Skype is offering a full month's unlimited free worldwide Skype-to-phone in a promotion that's a real gem for business tra...

Should wine fly free in Australia?

Many business travellers appreciate a decent drop of wine, and one of the perks of travel is bringing home the odd bottle or tw...