• These Ultra Long Haul flights are great but I think it's pushing the limits of what the human brain can handle for extended periods. I truly believe supersonic travel is the next step and with several companies trying to make it economical I think that will be the most revolutionary thing that ca...

  • Definitely worth it if you travel to the UK a few times a year. Likewise, if you travel business or first keep those "fast track" slips and give one to your partner when needed or keep for stocking stuffers! ;)

  • Sports. I love taking in a local sporting event. I get to the UK often and always take in a football match, either my favorite team Southampton or a lower league team in that area I need to be. Great way to mingle with locals and sometimes you get closer to a people by finding out who they hate (...

  • Look at flying into Oslo (OSL) or Stockholm (ARN). They're two of the cheapest airports to fly to or fro Asia/Australia from Europe. Not sure how much time you have allotted as it wouldn't be the most direct route but I've saved a lot of money flying to Australia via Oslo.