"Looks like theres a few people who feel strongly that Chinese airlines are up to the same standard as others and want to express this by talking down my opinion.I understand people can see chinese airlines as being ok, especially if they are used to flying chinese airlines. I understand people ha..."
"Originally Posted by Dredgy Originally Posted by PCHammond Ever flown on a Chinese airline? Food, service and Chinese airports are terrible.It would have to be significantly cheaper for me to even consider it. If you are flying in F/J, the lounges in China are usually terrible and run by 3rd pa..."
"Ever flown on a Chinese airline? Food, service and Chinese airports are terrible.It would have to be significantly cheaper for me to even consider it. If you are flying in F/J, the lounges in China are usually terrible and run by 3rd parties.If you want to go via Asia, stick with Cathay Pacific..."
"The AMEX lounge is very small and often very crowded.Honestly if you want the best brekky, go find a restaurant or cafe and then to the Qantas lounge to relax."
"This is why I don't bother streaming/using the Qantas provided entertainment and use my own tablet loaded with Netflix. So I can skip the stupid safety video.I've still seen the video enough times to physically cringe when I hear the "Heeey Bec" and I can hear the Qantas music in the background ..."
"I dont drink any soft drink before or during flights. I also try and avoid greasy foods, especially fast food beforehand too.On longer flights I use the toilet for a no2 before I fly. But nomatter how hard I try to be courteous, I am bound to be sat next to the phantom plane farter"
"Last time I booked a classic award for Sept, I booked it in October the year before.Last time, we went via EK Sydney to Zurich and Zurich to Sydney via CX, with a ~5 day side trip in HK.Coming back had much less availability."
"I just used the in-flight Wi-Fi to complain to my wife about how yet another one of my flights got delayed. And also to complain to my mates about how Bohemian Rhapsody is actually a mediocre movie if you remove the songs from it.I've never used in flight wifi for anything actually productive "
"I find it interesting how when someone complains about the lack of premium service in business class on a website that is orientated toward premium travel, some people feel the need to berate them for not getting what they paid for. Clearly the OP is emotional, as most would be in the same situa..."
"Should have recorded him being on teleconference. Determine who is employer is. Record his volley of abuse. Send videos to employer. If sensitive information was discussed on teleconference, let his employer know what you heard.But that may be going overboard a little"
"My carry on is always between 7-8kg. I'd be incredibly annoyed at needing to check it in at the gate. I'm also forever helping old ladies with their hand luggage, and their hand luggage always seems incredibly heavy. I only have carry on as a time conscious business traveller, but I don't unde..."
"When I went to the arrival lounge in HKG, it had a 1+hr wait for lines and it was so crowded that there wasn't even anywhere to sit. It was also incredibly hot inside.Ended up grabbing a few bottles of water and heading out. Thats all it was good for."
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