Doha, Qatar. It's home to Hamad International Airport, the megahub of Oneworld's Qatar Airways. If you're flying with Qatar Airways to pretty much anywhere, you'll be passing through this airport. Hamad International Airport is a world-class airport - clean, modern and connecting through there is relatively easy. But if you find yourself with a Doha stopover of more than … [Read more...]
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When travelling around Australia, the very large distances between major cities mean that flying is usually by far the quickest option. But if you live in NSW and often travel to regional destinations, train travel can be a viable option. NSW TrainLink runs daily services from Sydney to Dubbo, Moree, Armidale, Grafton, Casino and Brisbane. There are also twice-daily XPT … [Read more...]
If you're flying with Finnair to Europe, you'll be travelling via Helsinki. The efficiency of Helsinki Airport makes it one of the best in Europe. In fact, Helsinki Airport's Minimum Connect Times range from just 20 minutes for intra-Schengen connections, to 40 minutes when connecting from a long-haul international flight to any destination within Europe. Unlike in Sydney, … [Read more...]
Access to airport lounges is normally a perk of flying Business class or holding elite airline status. But even if you're not a frequent flyer, you can enjoy access to airport lounges around the world with a Priority Pass membership. Priority Pass members have access to more than 1,200 airport lounges in six continents. But the real beauty of Priority Pass membership is that … [Read more...]
Most of us wish that we could travel more. But for some very frequent flyers, flying has become nothing more than a chore - and planes nothing more than buses with wings. This week, one of AFF's most frequent flyers has decided they've had enough of flying and cannot stand the thought of another long-haul flight. On average, juddles has spent more than two hours per day in … [Read more...]