Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Manila is the gateway to the Philippines and a hub for Philippine Airlines. The airport has come a long way in recent years, but frankly, it's still not a great airport - especially if you have to change terminals. So, what should you know if you have a stopover in Manila? Whether you’re just in transit or staying for a few nights, this … [Read more...]
Stopovers & Transits
Stopovers and Transits is a popular topic at the Australian Frequent Flyer. By taking full advantage of stopovers & transits, you can get to visit additional cities for little (if any) extra cost. You can also enjoy a bit of luxury when visiting the departure lounges at many airports.
Singapore Airlines will finally upgrade its underwhelming KrisFlyer Gold Lounge at Singapore's Changi Airport from next month. Singapore Airlines is also renovating its Business Class Lounge, First Class Lounge and The Private Room, in that order, followed finally by the KrisFlyer Gold Lounge. Work will begin next month and will be completed by mid-2021. The entire project … [Read more...]
Fiji is a popular destination for family holidays. If you're flying with Fiji Airways to the United States, or perhaps somewhere in the Pacific, a Nadi stopover can also be a very pleasant way to break up the trip with some island time relaxation! Nadi is neither the capital of Fiji, nor the largest city - that's Suva - but it is home to the country's main airport and very … [Read more...]
Virgin Australia and UK-based Virgin Atlantic have applied for regulatory approval to coordinate services between Australia and the UK. The expanded Virgin Atlantic partnership would allow the two airlines to offer a more seamless experience to passengers flying to London through better schedules, easier connections and enhanced frequent flyer benefits. Virgin Australia does … [Read more...]
Trans Wold Airlines, or TWA, may have ceased operations in 2001. But a brand new hotel at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport allows guests to take a step back in time and relive the TWA experience. The TWA Hotel at New York JFK Airport opened just one month ago. Located at JFK's Terminal 5, it features an outdoor swimming pool with runway views, gym and museum, … [Read more...]