"A few people might prefer to not fly Air China. Note that Air China does not have a short connection option for the LHR-SYD journey.I guess one could take a QF/BA combination but the fares would probably be high with long connections required in both directions.Unless you have a personal desire t..."
"I've had a phone agent offer to waive an award cancellation fee on a 3rd follow up call. She recognised that I had been inconvenienced. I'm not sure how you would go if you were the one to initiate the fee waiver but for sure it can be done and is at the agent's discretion. Not all Qantas phone a..."
"There is also the option of sleeping in the capsule hotel at KLIA2 for around $30 if you want a bed for the whole night. Or the Tune Hotel also at KLIA2 for around $100 if you want a whole room."
"Check availability every day. Seat availability comes and goes and you might just get lucky.It costs the same number of points if you combine Emirates and Qantas so check routes via Asia and to/from all airports in Australia.Yes it will be extremely time consuming for potentially no return but it..."
"Not really according to the published rules."Next onward flight that day must be on a Qantas or Emirates flight."Should be ok if you are Platinum though."Must be travelling on any flight the same day that shows Qantas^, Emirates^, Jetstar Airlines+ or a oneworld operated and marketed flight.""
"Yes it exists. Availability is restricted depending on where you are flying to and from. It gives people from all around the world equal access to seats instead of it all being taken by the French, Singaporeans, Australians etc."
"Originally Posted by Platty Numm Just had a very frustrating experience with Qantas Hotels. I booked a hotel through their website on 11/1/19, had my payment taken and received a confirmation of the booking reference number QAL****ADK. The email was headed "Congratulations, your hotel is booked!..."
"Go to Qantas mobile site. Log in using the link in top right hand corner. Click on the top right hand corner again (now showing a head and shoulders). Click on "Make a Reward booking". Enter your search details. The results will display on the desktop website."
"Calculate the $ cost per status credit when you are comparing fares. Without double status promotions, the best you can get on Qantas would generally be around $7 per status credit. At $7 per status credit it will cost you $4,900 to achieve Gold. This should give you an idea of the cost of achiev..."
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