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For me it would be Qantas Lifetime Gold. I was Gold and close to LTG but since we moved to the UK two years ago all my flights have been within Europe. Will be interesting to see what advantages I get as Lifetime Silver on my first trip back to Oz in September.
Jun 06, 2017, 05.42 PM / What's the 'sweet spot' for Qantas, Virgin frequent flyer status?
Love the new colour and the quality looks excellent. I much prefer a vee-neck top but that is a small quibble.
Sep 28, 2016, 02.01 AM / Photos: new Qantas first class pyjamas, amenity kit
Yes, it is. Qantas didn't "give" me those points. I earned them.
Apr 13, 2016, 09.14 PM / Qantas introduces frequent flyer 'status hold' for new parents
Apr 13, 2016, 03.49 PM / Qantas introduces frequent flyer 'status hold' for new parents
I can't see any difference between taking eighteen months off to travel, or eighteen months off for a sabattical, or eighteen months off to have a child, or eighteen months off to care for an elderly relative. Why not offer a one-time-only leave/pause for everyone?
Apr 13, 2016, 03.48 PM / Qantas introduces frequent flyer 'status hold' for new parents
The last time I flew BA you exited the window seat without having to climb over your seatmate because the seats are forward/back facing. Has that changed?
Mar 17, 2015, 05.06 PM / On a HGK-LHR or SIN-LHR run, which is the better business class?
On a HGK-LHR or SIN-LHR run, which is the better business class? Cathay or BA? Looks like most of the aircraft are 777s, although BA is showing at least one A380 option. The BA site doesn't do a great job of showing off their seats which leads me to believe they are not quite as current as the CX...
Mar 15, 2015, 08.36 PM / On a HGK-LHR or SIN-LHR run, which is the better business class?
I'm a former New Yorker. When I go back I generally stay at the Beacon Hotel on Broadway and 75th. It's my old neighbourhood of the Upper West Side. It's a former apartment building (people still live there, actually) and while it's a bit old the location is fantastic and the rooms have all been ...
Mar 15, 2015, 07.15 PM / Hi, My family and I traveling to New York 3/7 July, keen for hotel recommendations please, we ...
I will be in Business class on an around-the-world ticket but my first destination is Edinburgh via Heathrow. I have taken this trip many times but not since the EK QF marriage. It has me a bit bamboozled, frankly, as I have no idea what to expect. Thanks for the advice. I think I may opt for...
May 03, 2013, 11.51 PM / Qantas A380 vs Emirates 777 to Dubai
Is it worth flying to Sydney to hop on the A380 to the Dubai hub, or should I just get on the 777 from Brisbane? I've never been on Emirates metal before and have usually taken Qantas via Singapore. I will be in Business Class.
May 03, 2013, 08.06 PM / Qantas A380 vs Emirates 777 to Dubai