• When will they develop a prioirty exit off the plane.... "Sir, you bags have been collected off the carousl, the inane arrival card pre-filled & petulent customs agents are bypased."      

  • I would like this new rush of blood for First class to produce wider seats. It just feels like streched business at the moment.

  • All the focus is on the entrance.... how about the exit? The "funnel everyone through one slow point of exit" at the customs check is as painful as it has ever been. Whilst I'm not enamored with CDG, I did like the various custom check locations littered around the terminal so that it spread pas...

  • An issue only becomes political, when it does not have bi-partisan support.  Many companies get behind issues that they, as a collective corporate entity, feel to be inline where their mission and vision. Corporate lobbying, in this case for constitutional change, can be incredibily powerf...

  • Le Club AccorHotels for Australians

    Jul 24, 2014, 02:01 PM

    I wonder if the program has improved since I last bothered with it a few years ago. Many hotels were indifferent to the platinum status and I would have to remind them of the benefits I'm entitled to. Some hotels in the group don't acknowledge the program, others do in a different city. Then my ...

  • I have gay friends that are worried about accidentllay showing too much affection towards each other at DXB. Wether that fear is justified or not, the restrictive public liberties in the region outside the terminal can make many apprehensive.

  • The lounges are next door to each other so distance is not an issue, they also share the same lift/escalator. You could try both lounges if you have the time.In the Qantas First lounge, some EK flights are listed on the flight board and some are not I have found... so just be mindful of the time....

  • I'm in a similair situation, mainly fly business on domestic QF metal & business or first on QFi/Emirates... so I doubt I will drop too many SC's. With the destinations I fly to, I've found it hard to find flights with other OW partners via qantas.com anyway. It's mainly far more attractive f...