• If I use an Australian credit card to pay for an AirNZ return flight originating from YVR to MEL via AKL, would I be charged at 1.1% or the flat NZD$17.50 AirNZ site also has the option to charge in Australian dollars which may add more complication to the fine details in the new arrangement ? ...

  • I was in Singapore a couple of weeks ago using the S$18 option for an old Optus iPhone3GS and tethering to my MacBook when required. It works a treat. I tried using the SIM on a HuaWei E585 (from the old '3' network) so that I can continue to use my iPhone 3GS for voice roaming but it wouldn't w...

  • Three Virgin airlines share rewards

    Mar 20, 2012, 02:54 PM

    Does that mean I can book a Sydney-HK flight via the virgnaustralia.com.au website ? Currently, that is not visible/avaiable.

  • “We haven’t yet found a domestic solution we’re comfortable with” is simply profitability. "...in Australia we don’t have the same kid of ground coverage”, Qantas should consider talking to NBN [https://www.nbn.gov.au] and SKA [https://www.ska.gov.au], all par...

  • Hi, I recall this may have been mentioned in the past but not sure what keywords to use to search for such past discussion. I am traveling with an Australian passport, with all the e-gate happening, there is no physical stamp or paper receipt of when I am outside of Australia. (Yes, I will be k...

  • Travelex sponsored article

    May 04, 2016, 03:38 PM

    Thanks for that nugget of info, a competitive alternative is awesome.

  • Aegean FF and Grexit.

    Jul 07, 2015, 10:40 PM

    Aegean FF and Grexit. With the continue uncertainty in Greece, anyone have an informed opinion for someone with Aegean FF Silver building towards Gold.

  • I prefer the MEL-AKL-YVR option as it is generally cheaper than the MEL-SYD-YVR. I did the route 3 times last year. Could only do PE, not J. I believe there is no PE product via Australia. Avoiding LAX is important especially since I am not on J. I guess maybe United have MEL-LAX-YVR.The transit ...

  • KrisFlyer to Velocity transfer - how to ?From my Velocity account, I can see the option to transfer points to KrisFlyer with a note saying that if I wish to transfer point from KrisFlyer to Velocity I should log into my KrisFlyer account which I did.However, the layout in the KrisFlyer is rather ...