• If I am not mistaken, airlines have negotiated global credit card rates with Visa and Mastercard due to the volumes they put through and these are well below the 1% level. If this is the case then SQ is using the crazy Australian laws to shaft the consumer and turn this charge into a profit centr...

  • Why am I not surprised when dealing with sq that they make things difficult for passengers. I live in Singapore and both fortunately and unfortunatly have been flying with SIA for over 20 years.  Great airline, yes. However when I comes to the way they treat passengers via their ff programm...

  • China's 72-hour visa-free stopovers

    Feb 21, 2014, 01:22 PM

    Here is a good video on YouTube re the 72 hour visa as well as an overview of Guangzhou. https://youtu.be/3jGinfQSYeo 

  • Luggage - Hard vs Soft Case

    May 09, 2018, 10:51 PM

    I have been using the Japanese luggage brand Lojel. I have two of these cases and have had no issues at all. Both hard cases, very sturdy and seem to be well made.