Google Translate is a must-have travel app, and now it just got betterJul 12, 2019, 02:27 PM
If you can't use something Google in China, in the URL box instead of typing in www.google.com/.... try typing in www.elgoog.com/... Used to work when I lived in Beijing 10 years ago.
Qantas promises more seats for frequent flyersJun 18, 2019, 03:13 PM
I must admit to being slightly amused by those comments on here where people say they will stop using QF and send their business to another airline as a result of these changes, whatever they might be. Don’t you think QANTAS know there will be blowback? Doesn’t anyone think QANT...
These Australian debit cards don't charge overseas transaction feesNov 02, 2018, 04:09 PM
For the Macquarie Bank card where you say:Any withdrawal fees charged directly by ATM operators are not waived or rebated, so there may still be some costs when accessing your money abroad or in Australia.Isn't that the case for all cards? I couldn't imagine one bank refunding clients the fees i...
Is Qantas planning a Premier Black credit card?Jun 25, 2018, 06:29 PM
QF also needs to make their card usable with Google Pay with NFC. I know it's an issue with the issuer (Citibank?) but this limitation is very frustrating.
These credit cards offer free travel vouchers every yearMar 15, 2018, 05:28 PM
How do our cards stack up against the perks of U.S. cards?
How do I travel from Hong Kong to Shanghai by train?Jan 18, 2019, 02:38 PM
Originally Posted by koji Originally Posted by moa999 Take a flight.The one through train G100 is an 8hr 17min journey 3hours ahead arrriving the airport + 3 hours flight + 2hours toad trip between city centre and the airport + uncertainty of delay, compared with 9 hours train connecting two ci...
Flying with a baby in Qantas First ClassOct 10, 2018, 05:59 PM
It's rarely the kids fault when they cause problems on flights. The problem is always the inattentive parents who fail to exercise any control over their children, and often look at a flight as a way to release themselves from parental obligations for a few hours.
Downgraded from business to economy!May 25, 2018, 05:21 PM
What absolutely amazes me is the tight arsed approach airlines take in circumstances like this. Why don't they say to themselves, "Stuff it, we've downgraded someone on a full BC cabin. Let's take the goodwill advantage of this and give the loyal passenger unfortunately downgrade the ticket grat...
Day flights from AsiaApr 27, 2018, 03:56 PM
Another contributing factor to the others mentioned here are the curfew times governments enforce at most large Australian airports.
Fastest and cheapest way to reach Lifetime Gold Status foundNov 29, 2017, 02:43 PM
Originally Posted by Steve987 I’d prefer to invest the $52k in business class tickets to places I actually want to go, but each to their own! Beat me to it!