Qantas NewsDate Posted: 09/06/2019 Following on from the once off Boeing 747 flight into Adelaide later this year, Qantas has also added another three domestic services which are now available to book online via Qantas.com. This means that both aviation enthusiasts and spotters will have the opportunity to travel on board the ‘Queen of the Skies’ which is usually seen operating long haul services from … Continue reading The complete guide to Qantas’ domestic Boeing 747 flights later this year.
Virgin AustraliaDate Posted 19/08/2018 Virgin Australia has begun construction on their Melbourne Airport Terminal, Terminal 3 (T3). This upgrade was announced way back in December last year and re-enforced the airlines commitment to redeveloping its domestic terminals. The upgrades will also see a premium lounge entry for Business Class passengers as well as their high-tiered velocity members. Thankfully there will be a new ramp built … Continue reading ALERT: Virgin Australia Travellers. Expect Delays as construction has commenced at Melbourne Airport’s Terminal 3 (T3).
Flight Review, Qantas Airways (QF627), Brisbane (BNE) to Melbourne (MEL)Date Flown: 23/07/2017 The Qantas Dreamliner has been treating passengers on domestic services between Brisbane and Melbourne, with multiple daily flights operating between these two airports daily. This isn’t a permanent fixture on the Qantas timetable unfortunately, with the Qantas Dreamliner being pulled off this route on the 31 of August 2018. The following day a … Continue reading REVIEW: QF627, Brisbane to Melbourne (Qantas Dreamliner – Premium Economy)
Vibe Hotel New Melbourne HotelDate Posted: 16/05/2018 Construction has begun on another “next generation” Vibe Hotel, the tenth one for the Toga Far East (TFE) Vibe Hotel brand. This new hotel brings together history, contemporary design and an inner city lifestyle. The hotel will open on the premises of the former Fletcher and Jones Showroom, right in the heart of Melbourne’s shopping precinct. The original … Continue reading TFE to open it’s TENTH Vibe Hotel in the heart of Melbourne.
HG New Hotel AnnouncementDate Posted: 14/05/2018 The Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) will open its first Australian dual-branded hotel by 2022, IHG have signed to be roommates with Hotel Indigo Melbourne – Little Collins along with the Holiday Inn Melbourne – Bourke Street Mall, situated right in the heart of Melbourne’s retail district. The site for this new dual-branded hotel is currently trading as “The Walk … Continue reading IHG to open it’s first dual-branded hotel in Australia by 2022, right in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD.
IHG New Hotel AnnouncementDate Posted: 13/05/2018 On the 3 May 2018, Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) announced that they have signed a deal with Barnes Capital to open a brand new property in Coburg. The newly built hotel will be branded as a Holiday Inn property. Coburg is situated in Melbourne’s northern suburbs, only 9 kilometers from the CBD and is one of Melbourne’s up and … Continue reading IHG set to open a design-led Holiday Inn, in Melbourne’s northern suburb of Coburg
Melbourne Holiday InnDate Posted: 15/04/2018 The Holiday Inn on Flinders is situated right in the heart of the Melbourne CBD. The hotel is in a great location for travellers. With the Melbourne Aquarium just a short walk down the road, the Crown Casino and Exhibition Centre a quick walk across the Yarra River and the iconic Flinders Street Station only a 15 minute walk along … Continue reading Holiday Inn Melbourne undergoes a makeover. “Bringing the joy of travel to the city”
Hotel Review, Holiday Inn Melbourne Airport (Melbourne, Australia) Date Stayed: 11/03/2018 – 12/03/2018 (1 Night) Having an early morning red-eye flight isn’t one of the best things about traveling, but somehow cheap flights and early morning departures always work hand-in-hand together, this is where airport hotels come in handy. In Melbourne, there are numerous international flights that depart in the early hours of the morning and … Continue reading REVIEW: Holiday Inn, Melbourne Airport
Flight Review, Qantas Airways (QF692), Adelaide (ADL) to Melbourne (MEL) Date Flown: 11/03/2018 Qantas operates Adelaide to Melbourne flights daily, flights depart throughout the day often as early as 6am (luckily my flight was later in the day). The current timetable (effective 18/3/18) shows that each week there are around 64 flights that fly on this route. All of this flights are operated by a … Continue reading REVIEW: QF692, Adelaide to Melbourne