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I gave up a while ago. I've got a Vodafone hotspot that gives me more than enough data and excellent speeds pretty much everywhere I need to travel for work in AU.
Dec 31, 2017, 04.30 PM / Talking point: have you given up on airport WiFi?
I have no sympathy for the manufacturers. It's been common knowledge that lith ion batteries and their counterparts are risky, with the airline industry taking a zero-tolerance approach until there is a mountain of evidence that certain types or sizes are safe. And I'm still not getting the value...
Dec 20, 2017, 07.13 PM / How 'smart luggage' makers plan to beat airline bans
David,Is this being run by Accor for Qantas? Like Sydney First and LAX First?
Nov 30, 2017, 01.52 PM / First look: Qantas opens new London Heathrow lounge
I love to see Qantas combine the Emirates space with its own to form a single business lounge that puts Auckland up to world standard. The question is how...
Oct 13, 2017, 01.06 PM / What's next for the Qantas, Emirates lounges at Auckland?
It has always been a freight run for Emirates. Pax and cabin crew were a necessary distraction...
Oct 11, 2017, 04.09 PM / Emirates axes more trans-Tasman flights as Qantas takes over
I've had the same issue with Qantas/Accor so unless I'm desperate for QF points or they have the 6x offer going I book direct so as to accumulate nights and get benefits
Jan 08, 2018, 09.55 AM / Hilton elite benefits on travel agent bookings
I've been using a driver (called George) for CBD-MEL transfers for almost 20 years. The rate is around AUD 75 but he's been brilliant over the years. Send me a private message if you'd like his details.
Dec 22, 2017, 08.52 PM / MEL car service
Thanks for the feedback guys! Didn't know about the craft beer scene so looking forward to that! cheers Mark
Dec 22, 2017, 05.58 PM / Travel Tips for Visit to Mile High Denver in Late January
Hi AusBT community,Looking for some feedback/tips from the community re a business trip I'm planning to Denver in late January. I've not visited the city before and will be staying around the Tech district - in fact I've not been at that sort of altitude period! Any tips on dealing with altitude?...
Dec 20, 2017, 07.35 PM / Travel Tips for Visit to Mile High Denver in Late January
Have been on it for a number of years now - like 8+You get specific surveys about product direction, lounge likes/dislikes. It is different to Red Planet Research
Nov 07, 2017, 05.59 PM / Qantas Frequent Flyer Advisory Board