Oct 01, 2021, 05:07 PM
Another Scomo announcement with no details and the devil being in the detail.What does "home quarantine" mean? How do expats with no home in Australia do home quarantine in Australia? Can we do it in a vacation rental? In someone else's home? HowAnd how does home quarantine work...
May 14, 2021, 01:59 PM
I am still fuming mad about PP. I was a member throughout 2020. They offered no extensions, no refunds, no changes, nothing. They banked the membership fees and laughed all the way to the bank. The only travel company in 2020 to give nothing back to customers that could not use ...
Jan 08, 2021, 11:04 PM
@XWu I agree about nuance and different degrees of response may work in different places. But the decisions should be based on medical advice not who votes, more. And...in Australia "more likely to vote " is not a thing. Everyone votes. Our turnout rates are 98-99% (becaus...
Jan 08, 2021, 06:56 PM
@patrick - cheers, yes, done. Was posting here while racing through the streets of BKK on the way to a rapid drive through testing location.
Jan 08, 2021, 04:36 PM
For what it is worth, I called back to the Foreign Minister's office. Spoke a staffer. He said it will start on Jan 15.
Jan 26, 2022, 01:52 PM
Hi Blaird. My comment was not about whether or not the rules are good or bad or silly (though I definitely think they are bad and silly). Instead my comment was about the PR spin and headline being wrong. It is factually incorrect to say "quarantine free" when describing travel to Thailand. E...
Jan 25, 2022, 06:09 PM
HI All. You need to fix this headline. The new Thai rules require the following to enter the countryDay 1 - you have to go to your hotel, stay in the hotel, do not leave the hotel, until after you receive a clear test. For most travellers and for 100% of those flying in from Australia (because...
Nov 03, 2020, 02:50 PM
@XWu. The key part of this is "if there is enough suspicion". Whether or not that suspicion is justifiable and sufficient is the crucial question. We accept in society that there are times where law enforcement can encroach a right when they have a reasonable and justifiable grounds to do so. ...
Nov 02, 2020, 08:04 PM
Does not matter if Qatar airways was at fault or not. Or if all of the blame sits with Qatari authorities. How can we feel safe flying through that airport every again? We should be clear as to what "internal exams of women" means. It means unwanted and forced handling of genitals. It means...
Dec 12, 2019, 03:01 PM
Curses and Boooooo to QR for being the only major Oneworld hub with status lounges different to class lounges.