• Great news! I just cancelled my upcoming booking in Vegas at the Mandarin, signed up for the program and rebooked. I got free early check-in & check-out and actually saved $50US on the original price I had.Woot!

  • Unlikely to be popular here, but I see no issue with this. Fair is fair.

  • I disagree.  Any fees or charges should be representitive of the fees that the merchant has to pay for that transaction.  It should not be a way to gauge money from customers - as it's not a part of the advertised price. Merchants of course don't have to pass those costs on as a CC sur...

  • I'm flying from BNE - LAX at the end of August, I really hope the plane is fitted out with this by then.  It looks fantastic.

  • I voted with my wallet and stopped from QF to Europe some time ago.  Clearly not enough people have done the same as nothing's changed!

  • Finnair RTW

    Jun 13, 2018, 07:29 PM

    My partner and I flew it 6 weeks ago. Certainly not worth paying top dollars for, but it was comfortable enough.We flew in the A350 on the HKG-HEL link. The plane was really nice, incredibly open, the food was pretty decent. Not the best business class but certainly not the worst. The trip to J...

  • Stopover in Singapore

    Apr 04, 2018, 04:48 PM

    My sister planning to travel from Brisbane to Singapore in a few weeks with Singapore Airlines. Does anyone know the longest time she is able to stop over in the airport without collecting her bags?

  • Finnair Lounge @ Helsinki

    Jan 09, 2018, 02:08 PM

    Great to hear, I'll swing by in April too!

  • Lounge access RTW trip

    Aug 14, 2017, 10:59 AM

    Fantastic, thank you both for the tips.  I've just read up on "The Pier" it sounds great, I think we have a 3 hour stop over in HK so we should get some value out of it.We'll try out the Cathay lounge in London too, I think we fly out out terminal 3.

  • Lounge access RTW trip

    Aug 13, 2017, 11:40 AM

    Hey allI'm travelling in a few months on a RTW trip and was curious about what lounges I can access when I'm travelling as part of that trip.I typically travel with Virgin but the flights I'll be taking are with One World airlines instead so I only have bronze status with QANTAS :(  I am fly...