In this guide, we analyse the different types of partnerships between Velocity and hotel chains and online aggregators to understand how to get maximum value from hotel bookings made with cash.
Booking a oneworld Classic Flight Reward is one of the best ways to maximise the value of your Qantas Points.
It is generally very difficult to find award space in premium cabins between Australia and the US, but right now there are at least two Business Class seats on American Airlines’ Sydney to Los Angeles service for a smattering of dates in the second half of the year, mainly in October and early November, with some in July and August.
Cathay Pacific’s frequent flyer program is one of our favourites due to its consistently lower-than-average award redemption rates and high-quality airline partners. Here are our top tips for getting maximum value from your Asia Miles balance.
It’s harder to earn Asia Miles from day-to-day activities outside of credit card spend in Australia, but Asia Miles redemption rates are cheaper than Qantas Frequent Flyer, and as such it deserves your attention.
One of the key benefits of the Amex Platinum Edge, Charge and Explorer cards is a travel credit that can be used on bookings through Amex Travel. In this guide, we explore the ins and outs of the benefit, what it covers, what it doesn’t, how to use it and, most importantly, how to extract maximum value.
oneworld partner LATAM is a good choice for those wanting to travel to South America and who have access to Asia Miles or AAdvantage miles. Book fast to snap up seats on the new direct service from Melbourne.
LATAM’s Trans-Tasman service offers good value for paid Business fares on this relatively short international flight, but with long-haul grade cabins. In this overview we look at how how to use points or find good deals for LATAM flights across the Tasman.
Qantas Assure has a new offer for any Qantas Frequent Flyer member to earn points as part of a ‘Wellness trial’. This means you can download the app, link a Google Fit or Apple Health account, and earn a few hundred points (depending on how active you are!) for four weeks during the trial.
This guide collates our tips on connecting your smartphone, laptop and tablet to free wifi networks at airports, lodgings, and when you’re out and about.
Under this joint partnership, high-end Amex cardholders get access to Express Path, whilst holders of any Amex card can get complimentary luggage trolley use.
COMO The Treasury in Perth was recently added to Amex Fine Hotels & Resorts program. It’s a unique property – newly opened, with huge rooms, excellent (and included) food, along with personable service. I felt I received great value for my money despite the high nightly rate.
Most people say it can’t be done, but it may just require a bit of luck and a good attitude.