• The aircon in those private rooms (and same as in SYD) has been an ongoing issue for years now. I really wish they'd fix it (I guess it does act as a deterrent though - I'd be more inclined to request a room if they were not a sauna).Last time I was in one I lasted less than 5 minutes before movi...

  • My personal inflight amenity kit contains: a dental kit, lip balm, moisturising face wash, anti-perspirant, and cough drops (sometimes with the dry air on long haul I develop a mild cough).I also travel with Quick-Eze in case the airline food causes indigestion, and paracetamol+ibuprofen. There's...

  • That is my only gripe about the A330-200 with the 1:28 ratio. On a flight from Jakarta to Sydney last month I slept in my clothes (despite having PJs) because I dozed off before I could even get to use the bathroom to change.

  • Qantas SFO airport lounges

    May 18, 2016, 02:06 AM

    Unfortunately International is split into two concourses - A and B. QF74 goes from A. It's possible to get between Terminal 3 and International B airside and indeed use the Amex lounge.  It's not possible to get between International A and B without clearing security again. I'm not sure if...

  • But there's no outdoor terrace! :D  Probably a bit cool at the moment but I absolutely love the outdoor terrace at the DL lounge in the warmer month (ditto with LAX Star Alliance lounge - I take some champagne from the F lounge and walk out to the terrace). I'm probably a bit unusual in th...