We've already become used to the liquids, aerosols and gels (LAGs) restrictions in place for international flights. Since 2006, the maximum size of any liquids, aerosols and gels carried onto international flights has been 100 millilitres or grams. Now, the rules are being tightened even further to also restrict powders that are carried onto Australian international … [Read more...]
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Qantas epiQure is now Qantas Wine, and to celebrate the name change there are some brilliant wine deals this week! Qantas Wine is a popular place to buy wine online due to the generous amounts of bonus Qantas points offered on some wine cases. In fact, buying wine from Qantas Wine is a cheaper way to acquire Qantas points than buying top-up points - and you also get to keep … [Read more...]
There are many ways to earn frequent flyer points without setting foot on a plane! You can earn points for shopping with your credit card, booking Airbnb accommodation, riding with Uber and even for buying wine. But did you know that you could also be earning frequent flyer points every time you eat out… or order takeaway food? Here are 5 ways to earn points dining out (or … [Read more...]
In Australia, a Business class ticket or airline status will get you into the lounge before your flight. But in the United States, neither airline status nor even a First class ticket will gain you airport lounge entry! Airport lounge access works a little differently in the United States. Here's what you need to know… Who has access to airline lounges in the United … [Read more...]
For most of us, posting holiday snaps on social media is simply a way to keep in touch with family and friends. But some travel bloggers are requesting thousands of dollars worth of freebies in exchange for posts. An AFF member has shared an email sent recently by a self-proclaimed "luxury travel influencer" to the manager of a famous hotel. The travel blogger begins by … [Read more...]