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Turns out I'm an idiot - I had the day and month of the ESTA expiry with the year of my passport expiry. Glad this article came out as I would have been in trouble for my trip next year!
Dec 18, 2018, 05.23 PM / USA lengthens ESTA processing times: no more instant approvals
Oh I'll definitely be doing that
Dec 18, 2018, 01.10 PM / USA lengthens ESTA processing times: no more instant approvals
Yep, I have it noted in my diary and recall looking up the confirmation email I received at the time... Unless I'm losing my mind! This was in 2014 if that makes a difference.
Dec 18, 2018, 01.01 PM / USA lengthens ESTA processing times: no more instant approvals
I like the look of the vertically differentiated zones but good luck if you're in a wheelchair, moonboot or crutches, or even just a bit old and doddery.
Dec 18, 2018, 12.48 PM / KLM opens new flagship Crown Lounge at Amsterdam's Schiphol airport
Were ESTAs valid for 10 years previously? I have a note that mine expires in 2024. Wouldn't want to be caught out!
Dec 18, 2018, 12.32 PM / USA lengthens ESTA processing times: no more instant approvals
This is a tourist route primarily so the reliability issues of an older aircraft are arguably less important - might actually be a good fit for the ageing birds.
Dec 12, 2018, 03.52 PM / Qantas extends Boeing 747s for Sydney-Honolulu
The Helsinki 'eye' (ie, the Ferris wheel) has one car that's a sauna so you can mix saunas and sightseeing Also, there is a sauna at HEL with access from the Finnair non-Schengen lounges.
Aug 16, 2018, 12.34 PM / Travel suggestions for Helsinki
Anecdotally the security queues are shorter at TBIT than the terminals, at least in the mornings. If you have your boarding pass for AC in Sydney (QF issued me one for AC during IRROPS, so it's possible) then the choice is yours. Suggest that if it's hot or cold or wet or the transit time is <...
Jun 29, 2018, 01.13 PM / Transit from Qantas to Air Canada at LAX
I prefer facing backwards when landing as your whole back is pushed into the seat rather than having your belly squashed by the belt especially when the brakes are slammed on. Deceleration on landing is stronger than acceleration on takeoff so it works for me. And, as said above, in the air it ma...
Jun 10, 2018, 12.19 PM / Not facing forward on takeoff?
[QUOTE=1605;42770] I've been using this card for years and have had never had a problem with the QF bonus points. [/QUOTE]Must be just me then
Dec 06, 2017, 03.45 PM / Amex Ultimate - short changed on bonus points