- What Airlines Should Do To Make Flight Delays Less Of A Hassle For Passengers
- Five Critical Tips Every Travelling Photographer Should Know
- How The Qantas-Emirates Deal Changes Luggage Allowances And Frequent Flyer Points
- Stretch Your Money With Global Travel Hacks
- You Can't Opt Out Of Airport Body Scans In Australia
- Ask LH: What Should I Do When My Flight Gets Cancelled?
Consulting group IdeaWorks has released its 4th annual Switchfly Reward Seat Availability Survey, which ranks the frequent flyer schemes and reward programs of airlines around the world. This year, one Australian airline has managed to climb up the ranks into second position. Can you guess which one?
6 May 2013
Qantas Airways is a new free app for iPhone and iPad devices that allows customers to buy airfares, book hotels, flag sales, view their Frequent Flyer points and check-in for domestic flights; all from inside the app.
16 April 2013
I have just experienced a single Qantas flight that was so epically delayed the airline was forced to put passengers up on two separate nights in two different cities. Flight delays are a reality all air travellers have to deal with, but at this stage in the game airlines still make lots of avoidable mistakes when dealing with the aftermath. Here’s what they need to fix.
12 April 2013
Skytrax has announced the winners of the 2013 World Airport Awards, which rate all aspects of an airport from check-in to departure. Find out how Australia fared compared to the rest of the world and which of our airports came out on top.
5 April 2013
Dear Lifehacker, I have to fly with my two kids, a toddler and an infant, for the first time. I am absolutely dreading it. Besides dealing with the car seats, strollers, nappy bags and other child contraptions, I’m afraid of being that parent whose children are a terror to the rest of the plane. What can I do to make this trip suck less for everyone involved?
28 March 2013
If you’re an AFL fanatic and you want to follow your team to every game, this could be a lifesaver. Travel search engine Adioso has added an option that will find the cheapest flights from your home location to the city where AFL matches for your team are scheduled.
23 March 2013
Lost luggage can ruin the start of a holiday. If you’re travelling in a group, distributing clothes so that everyone has at least one complete change of clothes in each case can help avoid the risk, but the approach has downsides.
Being stuck for hours in a cramped aeroplane seat can really bring out the worst in people. You might have a few examples of strangers discarding common courtesy on a plane, from playing loud videos to letting kids run wild to your seatmate falling asleep on you. What’s the rudest thing you’ve seen?
19 March 2013
I’ve read too many lists online of “travelling photographer tips” that don’t actually appear to be written by actual photographers. Some things work in the real world, others simply do not. Here are some collected tips shaped from seven years of travel experience on the road. I don’t think you’ll find most of these anywhere else.
14 March 2013
Finding parking, hailing taxis, looking for food and baggage claims are just some of the hassles air travellers have to deal with. TravelNerd is a comprehensive site and an iOS app with all the information you need for getting to or from the airport and around inside it.