Flights within South America are typically very expensive. But by redeeming miles or points, you can save a small fortune! If you have Qantas points, for example, you can redeem these for flights within South America on LATAM Airlines. But if you don't have enough Qantas points - or there's no award availability with LATAM Airlines - there is another option. Aegean … [Read more...]
Cheap Airfares is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. We all like a bargain! To help secure a cheap airfare, use one of the online tools we describe in our guide on 10 Must-Have Online Tools for Frequent Flyers.
Virgin Australia is now offering double Velocity points on new flight bookings for travel next year. Book by 22 October 2018 to receive double points on Virgin Australia flights taken between 1 January and 9 October 2019. To receive double Velocity points, you'll need to first register on the Velocity Frequent Flyer website. Then, just make sure you enter your Velocity … [Read more...]
LATAM Airlines currently has a great Business class sale on flights from Sydney to Auckland. You can fly across the Tasman in the comfort of a lie-flat bed for just $343 one-way or $624 return! These excellent Sydney to Auckland Business fares are most useful for last-minute bookings. You'll need to complete all travel by 30 November 2018. The sale ends on 16 October, which … [Read more...]
If you've ever booked a flight that departs the UK, you may have noticed that there's a rather hefty departure tax. The UK Air Passenger Duty (APD) is a departure tax that adds up to £156 ($289) to the cost of your ticket! Luckily there are a few ways to avoid paying the expensive Air Passenger Duty. The exact rate depends on the distance you're travelling from the UK and … [Read more...]
You may be aware of the Oneworld Explorer round-the-world fares that allow you to circle the globe on Oneworld airlines. But did you know that several Oneworld airlines, including Finnair, sell mini round-the-world tickets for just a fraction of the price? The Finnair round-the-world fare Finnair sells a round-the-world product that allows you to travel to Europe via Asia, … [Read more...]