There’s no doubting that 2018 has been a huge year for Qantas.

Qantas NewsDate Posted: 29/12/2018 The journey began back in 2017, when the very first Qantas Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner arrived into Sydney on a wet spring morning, proudly showing off the new ‘Silveroo’ livery. It was the Australian airline carriers dream to fly the first non-stop flight that would connect Australia with London, without having to rely on a stop-over in Singapore or Dubai. In 2018, … Continue reading There’s no doubting that 2018 has been a huge year for Qantas.

FlyPelican will no longer operate direct flights from Adelaide to Newcastle.

Newcastle Airport NewsDate Posted: 27/1/2018 The direct flight connecting Adelaide with Newcastle is set to cease operation from the 26 April 2019, with FlyPelican advising Newcastle Airport that the route was no longer proving to be viable for the regional airline carrier. Newcastle Airport only welcomed these direct flights nine months ago with the first service operating for the first time on 22 March 2018. … Continue reading FlyPelican will no longer operate direct flights from Adelaide to Newcastle.

A new lounge is open at Rome’s International Airport

Emirates Airline News Date Posted: 25/12/2018 For many of Emirates’ own premium travellers and loyal frequent flyers travelling, or perhaps just transiting through Rome’s Leonardo Da Vinci – Fiumicino Airport will now be able to sit back, relax and unwind before their onwards flight to Dubai. With Emirates investing in over USD $4.5 million in a new lounge facility in Rome, the doors are now … Continue reading A new lounge is open at Rome’s International Airport

Christmas cheer is in full force on the ground in Dubai

Emirates Airline NewsDate Posted: 25/12/2018 We all know Christmas can be a stressful time of year, especially if you’re travelling over the festive season. Christmas is the once time of year when there’s a huge amount of traffic passing through airports all around the world, all within the last few weeks of the year. Most travellers are connecting onto various destinations around the world to … Continue reading Christmas cheer is in full force on the ground in Dubai

Emirates are once again spreading the Christmas joy on board selected flights this festive season!

Emirates Airline News Date Posted: 24/12/2018 Even if you’re travelling over the festive season you won’t miss out on any of the festivities back on the ground. Once again for the third consecutive year Emirates are bringing the Christmas cheer to the skies throughout December with special menu items and classic Christmas movies added to Emirates’ award winning ‘ice’ inflight entertainment system. The good news … Continue reading Emirates are once again spreading the Christmas joy on board selected flights this festive season!

Hotel Indigo makes its debut in Manchester, opening its doors earlier this month.

Intercontinental Hotel Group News Date Posted: 23/12/2018 The Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) has opened the doors, making for a monumental debut in one of the UK’s largest cities Manchester. The hotel has been constructed around an old heritage listed building with the lobby area and the rooms a paying homage to Manchester’s rich historic industrial past. Hotel Indigo – Victoria Station is situated in the … Continue reading Hotel Indigo makes its debut in Manchester, opening its doors earlier this month.

The first two weeks since attaining Platinum One. Here’s what to expect…

Qantas LoyaltyDate Posted 21/12/2018 Gaining Platinum One with Qantas is an incredible achievement in itself, but for those travellers who can only dream of reaching this elusive status tier here is what happens in the first two weeks once your account ticks over 3,600 status credits in a twelve month period. Platinum One is the pinnacle of the airlines frequent flyer program with Platinum, Gold, … Continue reading The first two weeks since attaining Platinum One. Here’s what to expect…

Changes to the Intercontinental Ambassador Membership Program and how they will affect your current benefits.

Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) Date Posted: 20/12/2018 The Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) have announced that there will be changes made to their Ambassador program in early 2019. The Intercontinental Ambassador membership tier offers guests a range of benefits and inclusions for each one of your stays at any Intercontinental property around the world. I myself have been an Intercontinental Ambassador Member for the last couple … Continue reading Changes to the Intercontinental Ambassador Membership Program and how they will affect your current benefits.