United States

Six must-do activities beyond the Las Vegas gaming floor

Sin City now delivers a heady mix of the quirky, amazing, and just plain extraordinary.

What you need to know about the USA's ESTA visa waiver

If you don't hold a visa to enter the United States, you'll need an ESTA visa waiver but must mee...

US opens the door to international travellers once again

These are the top cities they're visiting.

What ‘SSSS’ means if it appears on your boarding pass

If your flight is to, from or within the United States, these letters mean you are about to be de...

USA tightens border controls as coronavirus tightens grip

Under a Presidential executive order expected to be signed this week, entry into the USA will be ...

All flights between Australia and the USA grounded

Airlines abandon the once-crowded skies across the Pacific.

USA closes borders to travellers who've visited Europe, UK

Coronavirus: the United States shuts its borders to travellers who’ve visited the UK, Europe in t...

Delta Sky Club, Reagan Airport (DCA), Washington, D.C.

Delta's DCA Sky Club in Washington is a far step forward from the typical 'North American lounges...

No more instant USA ESTA approvals: plan ahead

Business travellers and tourists heading to the United States under the visa-waiver program will ...

Travel in the US during the government shutdown

With the US Government in shutdown mode, most federal employees are currently off the job until f...

USA lifts Etihad, Emirates, Qatar 'laptop ban'

The United States has stepped down its ‘electronics ban’ on all Emirates, Etihad Airw...

USA bans laptops, tablets on some flights

The US Government has banned passengers from carrying devices such as laptops, tablets and ebook ...

Guide to business etiquette in the USA

As international travellers quickly learn, the dos and don’ts of conducting business abroad...

AA's US Airways merger: impacts for Qantas flyers

With a merger between American Airlines and US Airways all but complete, Qantas Frequent Flyers h...

US flu outbreak: get the jab, take precautions

If you're heading to the US on business, watch out: there's a massive influenza outbreak in full ...

Hurricane Sandy: what you need to know

Hurricane Sandy is due to hit the areas between Boston, New York, and Washington DC overnigh...

Velocity frequent flyers get Delta fast track

Virgin Australia's Gold and Platinum Velocity frequent flyers can speed through the airport with ...

American Airlines: 50%+ of flights delayed

If you're considering making a booking with Qantas' oneworld partner American Airlines -- includi...