This week we follow a trip to a small Thai island called Ko Tau. It’s so small in fact, that our traveller had never even heard of it before visiting. So where is Ko Tau? It is a tiny island off the coast of Samui. Which requires a flight from Bangkok then a ferry ride to get to. Did I tell you it's monsoon season and one of us here gets a touch of seasickness? The flights … [Read more...]
Business Class is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. Travelling with a bit of luxury can make all the difference to your enjoyment of the trip. And it can be less expensive thank you think!
To find out how you can enjoy Business Class travel for less, you should definitely read our guide on how to fly around the world using the Qantas Oneworld Award which shows how you can travel around the world in business class for just 280,000 Qantas points!
With family from around the world, Germany was the agreed meeting location this Christmas for one of our members. Frankfurt was the ultimate destination, but our member decided that going straight there wouldn’t be exciting enough. Instead, in this week’s trip report we are treated to an interesting variety of Asian destinations; the trip to Europe being notably indirect. It's … [Read more...]
Many people dream of one day flying to Europe in Business class, but think it is impossible to afford unless they win the lotto. However with some frequent flyer points, and a bit of sage advice, the dream doesn't have to remain forever as just a dream! One member this week wants to use points for their family of four to fly with Qantas in Business class to Germany. My life … [Read more...]
Come January, Qantas will once again serve Vancouver as a destination. The only other airline to operate a non-stop service from Australia on that route has been Air Canada. This week’s trip report has a look at that service, and how good it is at present, given the lack of competition. No so much a trip report, but brief recount of AC 34 Sydney-Vancouver in Business (and … [Read more...]
For some time, many of our savvy members have been aware of the excellent value on offer when flying Fiji Air Business Class to the USA. While it does require a stopover or transit in both directions, often you can enjoy the trip in Business Class comfort at excep-tional pricing. When faced with the choice between booking such a trip with Fiji Air, or booking Qantas non stop … [Read more...]