Feb 09, 2021, 10:38 AM
I would call it out as at least deceitful. I think most people would see the word "classic" as a word to describe how things used to be. Unless there was a time when Business Class did not include longue access but not in my experience.
Feb 06, 2021, 05:53 PM
Cathy Pacific full service to LHR in October is only $6,600. Singapore is only $7,700. Qatar is a $9,900 and it doesn't even give the "Classic" as an option on the flights I looked up. When I changed the dates, "Classic" on SYD-LHR brings it down to $9,000. Qatar is good but not that good.
Feb 06, 2021, 12:30 PM
Hi David, the fares are are all over the place with seemingly no logic. I am stuck with a voucher from Qatar which was originally for a old fashioned full service flight SYD-FCO-SYD. I now can't get even close to a "Classic" fare without shelling out an extra $2k plus. To make matters worse, the ...
Nov 13, 2020, 07:15 PM
It looks like this has already backfired. The differential between Classic and Comfort has already fallen from $1,500 each way to Europe in the example in the article to "only" $500 as of now. It was always unsustainable. Who was ever going to pay over $10,000 for SYD-LHR-SYD when you can fly wit...
Sep 26, 2020, 12:59 PM
What does anyone know about the trials with dogs sniffing for Covid-19? The trials have been underway for some months and according to ABC Radio this morning, they could be operating in December 2020. https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-54288067
Sep 05, 2021, 09:29 PM
Originally Posted by gredgy69 In my professional opinion (and I have no professional expertise whatsoever), I don't think international travel will occur before April 2022. This will allow the government to review all the vaccination figures and see whether boosters are needed, figure out whether...
Sep 05, 2021, 03:09 PM
Originally Posted by patrickk Interesting that the Netherlands has just introduced 10 day quarantine for travellers from the US regardless of vaccination status with a COVID test on day 5. That would have something to do with their very low vaccination rates. Despite a flood of vaccines they are...
Sep 04, 2021, 06:59 PM
Originally Posted by patrickk Fully agree hence Toowoomba (and Howard Springs and a couple of other places) for those international arrivals who don’t have home to quarantine in. Hotels are hopeless so they should be phased out, and as you said they can be used for Australians who need it. ...
Sep 04, 2021, 06:26 PM
Originally Posted by patrickk Greg the issue isn’t just vaccinated Australian who can home quarantine but those that can’t hence Toowoomba. Full vacced people can still carry the bug hence home quarantine and a couple of tests. I think we will be able to come and go in December. The f...
Sep 04, 2021, 06:00 PM
Originally Posted by DVDA The yes vote has surged in the past week since the various announcements regarding 80% double dose. Assuming yes is the eventual outcome, the question turns to what circumstances and conditions will be in place when we can leave the country. For example, Singapore curren...