Reviews

Airline Reviews

Review: Hawaiian Airlines A330 Business Class (Honolulu-Sydney)

Review: Hawaiian Airlines A330 Business Class (Honolulu-Sydney)

Before its new business class arrives in late 2023, Hawaiian's A330 premium cabin is still a stylish way to cross the Pacific.

Review: Singapore Airlines Boeing 737 MAX business class

Review: Singapore Airlines Boeing 737 MAX business class

Even Singapore Airlines’ shortest flights around Asia now indulge business class travellers with a lie-flat bed.

Review: Qantas Rome-Perth-Sydney Boeing 787 business class

Review: Qantas Rome-Perth-Sydney Boeing 787 business class

Send your taste buds on an adventure aboard Australia’s first non-stop connection to mainland Europe.

Hotel Reviews

Review: Ovolo Woolloomooloo, an historic hotel with a modern heart

Review: Ovolo Woolloomooloo, an historic hotel with a modern heart

Quirky, colourful and full of included perks, this boutique hotel is a genuine one-of-a-kind.

Review: Melbourne Marriott Docklands adds style to the waterfront

Review: Melbourne Marriott Docklands adds style to the waterfront

Home to Australia’s first M Club lounge, the recently built Marriott is carving out its niche in the city’s creative corner.

Review: The Langham Sydney, a beacon of classic sophistication

Review: The Langham Sydney, a beacon of classic sophistication

One of Sydney’s most iconic hotels is also the most pet friendly, and the high tea is a high point of the experience.

Lounge Reviews

Review: Sydney Airport Plaza Premium arrivals lounge

Review: Sydney Airport Plaza Premium arrivals lounge

Bleary-eyed travellers on early morning flights now have somewhere to rest up, catch up with the world and even have a shower.

Review: Singapore Airlines Sydney business class lounge

Review: Singapore Airlines Sydney business class lounge

We rate this SQ lounge as the go-to for business class passengers and Gold-grade frequent flyers on any Star Alliance airline.

Review: Virgin Australia Beyond Lounge Sydney

Review: Virgin Australia Beyond Lounge Sydney

With sleek decor and service akin to a luxury hotel, Virgin’s VIP-only lounge truly lives up to its name.

Technology Reviews

Review: Virgin Australia's Boeing 777 inflight Internet

Review: Virgin Australia's Boeing 777 inflight Internet

Now appearing on every Virgin Australia flight from Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane to Los Angeles, the airline's new Boeing 777...

Review: China Airlines' Airbus A350 inflight Internet

Review: China Airlines' Airbus A350 inflight Internet

With China Airlines now using Airbus A350s on all flights to Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Auckland, London and more, Aussie tra...

Review: Hilton Digital Key: your phone is your hotel key

Review: Hilton Digital Key: your phone is your hotel key

Had a long flight and want to head straight to your hotel room, without stopping by reception to get your room key? At over 2,...

Credit Card Reviews

Review: Westpac Altitude Qantas Black Mastercard credit card

Review: Westpac Altitude Qantas Black Mastercard credit card

Jet off sooner with 120,000 bonus Qantas Points, if you sign up before 31 December 2022 and meet spending criteria.

Review: St.George Amplify Signature Visa

Review: St.George Amplify Signature Visa

Take home up to 150,000 bonus Amplify Points, when you apply by 31 December 2022, are approved and meet the spending criteria.

Review: Qantas Premier Platinum Mastercard

Review: Qantas Premier Platinum Mastercard

Qantas Money tempts with 80,000 bonus Qantas Points and a reduced first-year annual fee.

Travel Gear Reviews

Review: Vocier C38 + Doppkit Luggage

Review: Vocier C38 + Doppkit Luggage

Regular business travellers will know that having the right type of luggage by your side can mean the difference between a quic...

Review: Uber chauffeur drive service

Review: Uber chauffeur drive service

The Uber chauffeur drive service is becoming increasingly popular with business travellers in Sydney and Melbourne, especi...

Review: Zafino Saxon women's laptop bag

Review: Zafino Saxon women's laptop bag

Standard laptop bags come in an overwhelming range of colours -- black nylon, midnight-black nylon, ebony-black nylon and raven...