• Nasty little exclusion. When I used to travel to the USA a lot and had a Black card, the Loss Damage Waiver saved me a lot of money.  My ANZ Visa only appears to offer rental benefits for hiring in Australia which is not a lot of use.

  • Here come the stupidly snide comments. I don't know why Apple makes so many people angry when all they do is sell great products and support them globally. No other brand is better for an international traveller. If you can't afford them hard luck, no-one is forcing you to buy them. No one forces...

  • I don't think many people believe anything Scomo says, unless he's promoting coal

  • You really should not publish LNP Lies and PR! There is NO vaccine, NO deal, not even an agreement. Pure lies and bullshit to distract from the aged care scandals."AstraZeneca has since confirmed that the deal is only a letter of intent with no formal agreement in place." The new information cast...

  • The worst news is the growing body of reports of very serious long-term side-effects from even mild bouts of Covid-19. It really is not "just like a dose of flu!" as Scomo and Trump seem to think!

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  • FYI I found the Etihad Apartment bed far too hard to sleep comfortably but the pace is nice, the old SQ suites bed is much better IMHO, managed to miss new SQ on recent trips )-: SQ serve better drinks too. The SQ Private room though is terminally boring! I go to Be Relax for an hours massage and...

  • Here's a few notes I made on my recent flights MEL-DOHA. Conclusion is that Qatar is a world-class airline.Airport: A380Qantas 1st Lounge, good as usual but rather impersonal. 'Rockpool' staff always look boredSmooth boarding. Charming reception from hostess. Krug Grand Cuvee poured (-:Seat: Full...

  • That would be pretty dumb. The lounge adds a positive to the Q equation. They need as much positive as they can get! The restaurant waiters could do with better attitude though, a bit brusque.

  • I had to argue at LHR to get my full luggage allowance. After a bit they agreed that Platinum was equivalent to PPS and did not charge me. Was rather worried as excess would have been a huge bill )-:

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