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  • Bag a Bargain Airfare by Going Foreign

    This week our members spill some money-saving secrets. Bagging a bargain is more exciting when you have an audience who appreciate your purchasing talents. Our members are a captivated audience when it comes to saving cash on airfares.

    Take for example the recent Qantas "Asia on Sale" promotion (no longer available). Before splashing your cash and booking online on the Qantas or other Australian booking sites such as, our members suggest searching for the same flights on non-Australian websites.

    Some savvy members managed to get an effective 20% discount on the identical flight by booking on the Brazilian version of Expedia! Translating these foreign websites can present a challenge but again, our member are happy to help. Other helpful sites revealed by our members include Air Asia and "Scoot".

    Our members agree that sharing information is the cornerstone of an effective online community and so they vow to share and assist each other in securing the best deals.

    Share your money-saving tips and hints HERE.
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    Re: Avianca "Life Miles" - Questions and Discussion

    I'm having a problem booking AC - every time I press continue after selecting the flight(s) I get an error / contact support. I've sent screen shots to LM and fully expect no issues booking what I...

    luxury-lizard Today, 11:50 AM Go to last post

    Re: MH J earn

    interestingly I reckon if people fly enough MH or QR, they'd be better off getting status with them and using that oneworld status on domestic QF if needed. Could be counter productive for QF for...

    kitkatff Today, 11:47 AM Go to last post

    Re: MH J earn

    I haven't seen MH this low - can you please provide source.



    BD1959 Today, 11:45 AM Go to last post

    Re: Avianca "Life Miles" - Questions and Discussion

    not sure about always no availability
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    coolkid101 Today, 11:43 AM Go to last post

    Re: 28 Degrees payment fee

    I stopped using it for a long while as my travel was mostly for business and things went on by business card. However some extended personal travel coming up, so I've resurrected it.

    Does it still...

    RooFlyer Today, 11:42 AM Go to last post

    Re: Heathrow connection time

    Thanks Himeno
    It's an overnight connection in Tokyo, I'm taking the limousine bus from Narita to Haneda and staying at the Haneda airport hotel.

    But what I'm concerned about is the connection at...

    DavidMjps Today, 11:30 AM Go to last post

    Re: Changi QF lounge timing?

    You should be ok. Remember that check-in opens ~3 hours earlier so a few people will head to lounge before midnight.

    I miss the Skyview lounge.

    JohnK Today, 11:24 AM Go to last post

    Re: No show of one pax on a PNR with two pax.

    They would have to move someone there very late in the check-in process. I would say good chance of a spare seat if check-in late.

    JohnK Today, 11:22 AM Go to last post

    Re: MVP rate

    There's plenty of reference on this forum - sadly MVP is not directly searchable, so use this link to search:

    Google search AFF for "Hilton MVP"

    Other than that, there is the "Team USA" rate:

    serfty Today, 11:21 AM Go to last post

    Re: Westpac Altitude Points Devalue September 2016

    Mine went 50/50 KF and CX Asia Miles for access to Canada/US as advised by others. Left a smell in situ for Virgin transfers next time the 15% bonus is offered. Things are too fluid now to be...

    prozac Today, 11:16 AM Go to last post

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