Do you feel the need for speed? Fastest Passenger Jets!

fastest planes

Sometimes you get the urge for a thrill – but can we ever get this when flying on a plane? So much weight, and so many people, doesn’t exactly make for a fast ride! So…which planes in the sky are the fastest?! Commercial Passenger Jets 1. Boeing 747-8i – Mach 0.86, but you’ll have to fly […]

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3 Frequent Flyer Tips For The Best And Cheapest Flights!

denver-airport

Ah, the troubles of the frequent flyer… Sometimes it can be a bit of a minefield trying to navigate getting the cheapest and best flight as a regular traveller. You’re bouncing around the globe a lot, you want to reap the benefits, save money and get good perks. The Two-Way Trick It’s smart to search […]

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The electronic ban game plan: how will airlines win this back?

ethiad wifi electronic ban

Last week an electronic ban was announced that effective immediately numerous flights to and from the middle east and the US and UK would enforce. With many airlines impacted and the ban taking effect immediately – many have already been at a loss without their electronics. So naturally, airlines have had to be quick with […]

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New Delta Routes – The Good Always Comes With The Bad…

Delta One Service

The Good – Delta has just announced two new transcontinental routes; first between LAX and DCA, second between BOs and SFO. Both will get the benefits of the lie-flat seats and full Delta One service. The Bad – Neither of the new Delta routes will be eligible for unlimited complimentary upgrades, not even for Medallion elites. […]

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What’s the secret to reducing business travel costs?

reducing business travel costs

It has become increasingly clear that business travel is getting more and more expensive, with $1.2 trillion being spent almost each year on this endeavour. The spending is so high due to what is basically misaligned incentives from those who are travelling versus those who are forking out for the travel. Whilst you might think […]

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Frequent Flyer Miles Myths BUSTED!

frequent flyer miles myths

It’s time to pull the veil off of frequent flyer miles and what is assumed you can do with them. If you’re savvy you can really reap the rewards, but it’s time to understand what you should spend your time working towards and what you shouldn’t when it comes to miles. Myth #1 – Frequent […]

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Stopover? Open-Jaw? How familiar are you with airline terms?

airline stopovers and openjaw

Understanding stopovers and open-jaws can be important when it comes to making the most out of your award ticket. There is a unique advantage to using your points on these types of flights – so knowing what you can and can’t do could result in you getting a big win! Stopover – A stop of 24 […]

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When to transfer credit card points to travel partners?

frequent flyer credit card points

Question: When is the best time to move your points from any flexible points programme to your travel partners to redeem awards? Would doing it immediately transferring them be more advantageous than waiting? Answer:  The best time to move your points is exactly when you’re ready to use them, due to their flexibility ceasing the […]

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How would you feel about squeezing your next workout in at the airport?

ROAM fitness is revolutionising the way you can work out as a frequent flyer. The start-up believes in giving back “me-time” to the health conscious traveller. Believing airports are the next best thing for travellers, providing an escape from the monotony of airports, a place to indulge in me-time and improve wellness; ROAM has opened […]

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