United States

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...

What you need to know about USA ESTAs

If you're travelling to the United States, there's a good chance you'll encounter something calle...

Got 'SSSS' on your US boarding pass?

'SSSS'. It's a seemingly random set of letters on the boarding pass for your domestic US flight, ...

Best premium economy: Australia-USA flights

What's the best premium economy seat between Australia and the USA, you ask? After our rankings ...

United, Virgin American fly to Washington National

United Airlines and Virgin America are the latest to fly to Washington's city-centre National Air...

Hawaiian's NYC flights: new one-stop from AU

Hawaiian Airlines is starting daily direct flights to New York next June, providing another one-s...

Apple sells unlocked iPhone 4s in USA

Apple has finally started selling unlocked iPhone 4s in its US stores, which means that the popul...

New USA SIM card: $80 for unlimited talk/text/data

If you're travelling to the USA soon, there's a great value prepaid SIM card that Australian Busi...