"Try Southern Cross Travel Insurance (scti.com.au) - I have found they cover a whole range of Pre-existing conditions, with varying extra premiums, but are generally one of the cheapest.1Cover (1cover.com.au) are also very good - very efficient.The destination is the main cause of higher premiums ..."
"Definitely call the Baggage Services of the arrival airport. Last year I left a bag containing a battery backup and cables etc in the seatback pocket of a Virgin flight into PER and even though I called back after a couple of days, they still had the item. #muchrelieved"
"Can anyone please tell me if "eligible sectors" are pooled along with points and status credits? I have qualified for Platinum points-wise but have only flown 4 eligible sectors. "
"If you have the upportunity, locate the nearest AT&T store when you arrive in the USA - $US45 gets you 6GB of data and unlimited calls and texts in the USA, Canada and Mexico for 30 days! No calls back home though! It is a prepaid Sim so no ongoing payment issues! I found the coverage wa..."
"Flying MEL - LAX with AirNZ in May - flight arrival is 2.55pm. Am about to book a domestic leg to SEA - how much time to I need to allow to clear all the formalities, collect our bags and then checkin to a domestic flight? Is 2.5 hours enough, or should I allow more? The day I arrive just happens..."
"Will need an Airport transfer from SYD Domestic to City and return in July. Travelling with a 3 year old so will need a child seat if using a car. Has anyone used such a service?"
"I'm not sure about Canada, but in the USA the carrier with the best coverage is AT&T. There are outlets everywhere and they have data only plans that will suit you! You can get monthly plans that can be topped up easily online! Be the "nice friendly Aussie" in the store and the staff will cut..."
"Have a look at simcorner.com ! There's a few options for France and Europe. I have used the ThreeUK sim in France with excellent results! Simcorner have retail outlets in Melbourne Airport."
"Do QFF Classic Reward flights count towards "Eligible Sectors" flown? I have enough Status Credits to maintain my Silver, but My Account is showing only 2 Eligible Sectors flown even though I have had 3 Classic Reward Flights! "
"Simcorner.com is the go! Have used their T Mobile sims with great success! And it is all prepaid, so no plans! Globalgig.com.au have excellent plans, but a credit card is required and you have to remember to cancel the plan once you've finished! "
"Traveling from Ayers Rock to Tullamarine with Jetstar and then on to Perth with Qantas. Scheduled to arrive in Melb at 3.55pm and depart Melb at 5.05pm. Am I cutting the transfer too fine? Will have only hand luggage, and can checkin online. "
"A $2 Globalgig Sim with a Go Europe + USA plan will get you data only (no calls included) coverage in those countries! $30 for 1GB or $50 for 3GB per month are great for your tablet - just remember to cancel your plan before the next billing period commences! Read the fine print carefully - they ..."
What's recommended for a prepaid data +/- call SIM card in the UK for 2-3 days use (mainly as bac...
"simcorner.com has a $40 UK sim that gives heaps of local calls and texts in the UK and unlimited data if you want to purchase before you leave OZ! I am using one at present in London and its works just fine! They also have booths in Melb and Syd International Terminals. All you do is pop them in ..."
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