• Qatar Airbus A380 to fly Perth-Doha

    Dec 18, 2017, 07:07 PM

    Great news indeed. Wonder if this is in any way a response to QF's direct London flight? Either way the QR business class product is hard to beat. I was looking forward to the new Q Suite on a 777, but I'll settle for an A380!

  • Back in Aus after a relatively uneventful trip. Only change was an alteration to the transit time in both journeys due to earlier departures of second leg flights. Less time in the lounge but not a huge inconvenience. For all intents and purposes it was business as usual. 

  • Due to fly PER-LHR via DOH this week. Have noticed what may be some changes to flights departing Aus this weekend with what appears to be a one hour earlier departure from PER on the 10th/11th. No communication from the airline at this stage but wondering if anyone has experienced any change in s...

  • Qatar A380 Economy Upper Deck

    Jun 12, 2017, 01:20 AM

    I have Qatar Privilege Cub Gold and do seem to be able to chose these seats, which I actively do seek when flying the A380. As you might expect the smaller cabin is much more pleasant and if you can find a window seat there is a little stowage locker (although they may have stopped people using t...

  • I'm certainly not disputing the airline's right to place restrictions on fares such as removing lounge access. What I did take issue with was that the invitation email was designed in such a way as to not make it explicitly clear that lounge access was not included prior to inviting customer...

  • I do apologise if this has been raised elsewhere or indeed if I offend anyone with my naivety, but nonetheless I thought this experience worth sharing if it spares any of you a similar fate. After a full day sightseeing and driving around Lake Maggiore I was smugly looking forward to a warm ...