• This is much welcome. on our last trip to South America, we bypass Chile altogether as there were many neighboring places that we can spend our time and cash without being slugged with a hefty entry fee for the privilege.

  • My trip between St Petersburg and Helsinki earlier this year was totally painless. It was very much like catching a suburban train. We hoped onto the train as it fulled into the station. Passport control and Custom formalities carried out by Russian, then Finish officials as we were seated and...

  • I just tried to book using QFF points for either MEL, SYD or BNE to SIN but none available in early May 2020 with Emirates. EK seem to hold tight to those seats despite claiming they are making a loss.

  • I refer the JAL 787 J seats instead, spacious, comfortable and have much privacy with the window seats. The only layout I found that give a couple the option to seat together, next to the windows AND direct access. Food are great and beautifly presented (Japanese option), inflight ramen is wond...

  • I keep 4 - 5 separate travel folders at home and take one with me on each trip where I put all the tickets. boarding passes, receipt etc. For the next trip, I just empty the oldest folder contents and make room. Depending on my travel frequency, I manage to keep a bit of record of the travels b...

  • Done SYD - MEL, MEL - CBR then CBR - SYD last week. The Premium line was always at least twice or three times as long as the economy line and many people were clearly not supposed to be on the line but gate agents let them through nevertheless. I waited until both lines cleared and was one of ...

  • Many thanks for sharing your experience with us. It certainly was a frustrating experience and pointing EK going down the route of reducing their cost by cutting down their premium passengers experience. I hope EK will stop before reaching ?? EY level.Perhaps some bright person in EK determined ...

  • Originally Posted by Seat 4a I travelled 35 minute hop Dubai to Muscat in first class 777 last year and I asked for an amenity kit and was given one. Ask and you shall receive. I also have no problems in the past with requesting PJ during those daylight flights where it not given out a...

  • That should not be any issues at all. There is no need to advice Qantas in advance. They could be quite generous though. When our group of 5 adults travelled last time on the same flights with Prenium Ecconomy, only 2 of us has Platinum and 3 on Bronze, we were all allowed in the F lounges in ...

  • I got the email offer yesterday, my significant other did not however. She has far more QFF and SC in her account than I do.