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The highest Asia Miles-earning credit cards

Cathay Pacific's Asia Miles is one of the most useful programs for redemptions in Business and First Class with Cathay Pacific and other oneworld member airlines like Qantas and Japan Airlines. Here's how you can get your hands on the most points.

01 April 2022.


Cathay Pacific Business Class

The highest Etihad Guest miles-earning credit cards

We round up a list of all the highest Etihad Guest miles-earning credit cards in Australia so you can earn the most points from credit cards. Great for using points on Virgin Australia and Etihad flights within Australia and abroad.

01 March 2022.


Etihad A380 First Class Apartments | Point Hacks

American Express Centurion Lounge, Melbourne

In this updated 'flashback review', we check out the Amex Melbourne lounge during its opening, so you have a better idea what to expect when it reopens once more.

23 August 2021.


Amex Melbourne Lounge map

Booking Emirates flights with Qantas Points

Though most of us won't be flying abroad with Emirates with Qantas Points anytime soon, there have been some changes over the past year you should know about for future planning.

22 June 2021.


Emirates Airbus A380

Credit your flights from these three airlines into one single program

You can credit your flights from Qantas and many other partners to this US-based program. Plus, you'll take advantage of lower reward rates and taxes.

14 June 2021.


Qantas Business Class dining

Buying Avios saved me up to 75% on flights

I love Avios and have used them often over the last few years to traverse the globe. Here is how you can get maximum value from buying them for your future travels.

25 May 2021.


Cathay First Class B777

Up to 150,000 bonus Qantas Points on offer for businesses

Do you run a business that relies on SMS messaging? With Chatti, you could earn 100,000 Qantas Points if you join by 31 July and reach a minimum spend within 90 days.

19 May 2021.


How to earn more Qantas Points with promotions from Qantas Business Rewards

Holiday Inn Express, Newcastle

We recently checked out this hotel on a four-night stay. Here's what to expect from the comfort of the bed, quality of the free breakfast and wifi speed.

30 April 2021.


Holiday Inn Express Newcastle exterior

The power of points: how they helped me fly back to Australia during COVID

I was one of the (very) lucky ones who got to come home and not pay an arm and a leg for it. Here's how I used points fly back from the US.

28 January 2021.


Delta Airlines A350

Delta A350 Delta One (Los Angeles – Sydney)

We review the overall experience of flying in Delta One Suites between the US and Australia on Delta Air Lines. We also outline what to expect from this service during both normal and pandemic times.

12 January 2021.


Delta One A350 Suite