• I suspect part of this is to help rally the troops to pressure the government to provide financial support to Virgin Australia (VA). The more Gold and Platinum VA members out there, the more vocal the public will be, and the more support and pressure there will be on the government. A smart strat...

  • Ok -- then I'm not sure we're talking about the same Paddington station then. The main (only) huge big entrance to the station has no steps -- only a short lane (about 100m) on a slight incline leading up to Praed Street.

  • Not sure what steps you're talking about?Just take the main exit out onto Praed St (up a slightly inclined road) for 100 metres, cross the road over to London St where you can meet your Uber or Kapten ride.

  • Heathrow Express tickets purchased well in advance are £5.50 each way. For example, I just did a search on the Heathrow Express app for a return in July (in on Monday, out on Friday) and it was £11 return.Buy ticket on app.Happy times.

  • And you don't fly it for the fares. Or the seats. Or the lack of wi-fi.

  • Travel Insurance and Coronavirus

    Feb 12, 2020, 09:54 PM

    Ditto.This is a pointless question to ask on here because:No one knows your specific policy and its specific Ts&Cs;Even if some people did know the Ts&Cs, I wouldn't take what they say with more than a grain of salt;Only your travel insurance provider can answer your question.

  • What happens when you show your physical card at the lounge?The reason I ask is because I'm Qantas Platinum until 31 August (One World Emerald) but currently crediting all my flights to British Airways (with whom I'm only Bronze). All I need to do is show my QF card at the First Class check in co...

  • What happens when you show your physical card at the lounge?The reason I ask is because I'm Qantas Platinum until 31 August (One World Emerald) but currently crediting all my flights to British Airways (with whom I'm only Bronze). All I need to do is show my QF card at the First Class check in co...

  • What happens when you show your physical card at the lounge?The reason I ask is because I'm Qantas Platinum until 31 August (One World Emerald) but currently crediting all my flights to British Airways (with whom I'm only Bronze). All I need to do is show my QF card at the First Class check in co...

  • Quite often British Airways will offer you a promotional upgrade. You'll sometimes see this when accessing your booking through the BA App or via BA.com. You can pay a fee to upgrade to a higher cabin (e.g., from Economy to Premium Economy or Business Class).The good news is that if you do pay th...