It's once again possible to redeem Velocity points for Virgin Australia flights, almost four weeks after redemptions were temporarily paused due to Virgin Australia entering voluntary administration. Both Velocity Reward Seat and Any Seat bookings are now available. But it's not all good news... Before you get too excited, redemptions are now only possible on a limited range … [Read more...]
Points Inspiration is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer - especially for those after some inspiration on ways to redeem Qantas points. In this topic, we highlight left-field frequent flyer redemption opportunities so you can convert those hard-earned points into a memorable travel experience.
It's now possible to earn Qantas points & status credits, and to redeem Qantas points, for Royal Air Maroc flights as the Moroccan airline officially becomes a member of the Oneworld alliance! Royal Air Maroc operates flights across Europe and northern Africa from its hub in Casablanca. It also operates long-haul flights to Brazil, the United States, Canada, the Middle … [Read more...]
With the constantly-changing international travel restrictions at the moment, you'd be forgiven if you wanted to avoid overseas travel right now. But if you still want - or need - to travel to London over the coming year, now could actually be a very good time to book. Award availability is wide open - even in First class! It's often difficult to find Qantas award … [Read more...]
Alaska Airlines is currently running a rather unbelievable promotion on Business class award flights to the United States. For just 40,000 Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan miles each way, you can fly with Fiji Airways in Business class from Australia, New Zealand or the South Pacific to the USA. Fiji Airways serves three destinations in the United States via Nadi - Los Angeles, … [Read more...]
On 1 May 2020, LATAM Airlines will leave the Oneworld alliance. As the only current Oneworld airline based in South America, this will leave a huge hole in the Oneworld alliance network. Although you'll still be able to redeem Qantas Frequent Flyer points for LATAM flights, it won't be possible to include LATAM Airlines as part of any Oneworld Explorer fare or Qantas … [Read more...]