2017 is fast coming to an end! As our members reminisce on the year of travel that was, they're also busy planning their travel adventures for 2018! AFF members are a well-travelled bunch, and they have travel planned to almost every part of the world! Destinations on our members' 2018 travel plans include Singapore, Mongolia, Azerbaijan, Iran, Japan, Brazil, Tanzania, the … [Read more...]
First Class is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. And for obvious reasons - we all aspire to travel one day in First Class!
To discover ways to earn more points so that you can travel one day up in the pointy end, be sure to read our guide how to transfer SPG points for travel on different airlines.
After discovering AFF two years ago, member dhein has been using the tips & tricks learned to upgrade to Business and First class. Thanks to frequent flyer points, this member has now flown in the pointy end on several different airlines. dhein has loved the extra space and superior catering of the pointy end, but there's one thing they haven't been able to achieve: a … [Read more...]
The First Class lounge is supposed to be a luxury oasis away from the bustling airport terminal. But one member's recent experience left them despairing at the lack of lounge etiquette displayed by other passengers. This member's visit to Qantas' First Lounge in Melbourne was spoiled by rude, noisy and downright inconsiderate lounge guests. One passenger in the dining area … [Read more...]
Singapore Airlines will shortly roll out brand new seats on its flagship Singapore Airlines A380 aircraft, with the upgraded product to launch on the Singapore-Sydney route. All cabins will be refreshed, but the biggest changes will take place in the premium cabins on the upper deck. The number of First class seats will halve, but the suites will become significantly larger. … [Read more...]
British Airways used to be renowned for its superior customer service. Sadly, things have gone downhill at the UK's national airline in recent years. And it has started to show in the service. AFF member PaulST recently flew British Airways in First class from London to Abu Dhabi. The First class seat itself on the Boeing 787-9 is pretty good. It's far from being the best … [Read more...]