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Dates in the Emirates lounge at Hong Kong. Our first class flight review of our flight from Hong Kong to Dubai is coming soon!⠀ 📷: @globaloztraveller⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ #champagne #travel #avgeeks #viewfromtheplane #upintheair #emirates #emiratesfirstclass #luxurytravel #emiratesairline #firstclassflight #firstclass #firstclasstravel #firstclasslifestyle #a380 #avgeek #airbus #fly #iflya380 #aviation #flight #airbusa380 #frequentflyer #frequentflyers #frequentflyerlifestyle #a380fan #airbuslovers #aviationlovers #pointsfinder
What do you think of Qantas’ Dreamliners? Following on from our aviation geek post of the A350 engine after its first flight last week, here are some great pictures from 📷: @__sean.p of Qantas’ 787-9 Dreamliner VH-ZNA after its first flight from Boeing. ⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ #qantas #qantasairways #qantasdreamliner #qantasairlines #qantasfrequentflyer #qantasfanpage #avgeeks #viewfromtheplane #upintheair #firstclass #firstclasstravel #firstclasslifestyle #avgeek #dreamliner787 #dreamliner #boeing787 #aviation #flight #frequentflyer #frequentflyers #frequentflyerlifestyle #aviationlovers #pointsfinder #frequentflyerpoints #airlinemiles #businessclass #businessclassflyer #businessclasstravel #frequentflyermiles
Qantas has just opened up a new extension to the International Lounge in Brisbane Airport which increases space by 25%. What do you think of it?  The new area is located on ground level and has space for 100 people, has its own kitchen, cold and hot buffet, full bar and barista and Quench hydration station. 📷: Qantas ✈ ✈ ✈ ✈ ✈ #qantas #qantasairways #qantaslounge #qantasbusinessclass #airportlounge #airportlounges #airportloungelife #airportloungefood #avgeeks #firstclass #firstclasstravel #firstclasslifestyle #avgeek #frequentflyer #frequentflyers #frequentflyerlifestyle #aviationlovers #pointsfinder #frequentflyerpoints #airlinemiles #businessclass #luxurytravel #luxurytraveler #businessclassflyer #businessclasstravel #luxurylifestyle #frequentflyermiles #cathaypacific #cathaypacificairways
The iconic Lempuyang Temple in Bali, Indonesia. Bali is one of the most popular destinations for Australians to visit. Here’s how you can get there with your frequent flyer points:⠀ 📌 Qantas⠀ From Sydney/Melbourne:⠀ ➡️ Qantas: 22,500 one-way in economy / 50,000 in business class⠀ ➡️ Jetstar: 20,000 one-way in economy / 40,000 in business class⠀ From Brisbane:⠀ ➡️ Qantas via Melbourne: 22,500 one-way in economy / 50,000 in business class⠀ ➡️ Jetstar: 20,000 one-way in economy / 40,000 in business class⠀ From Perth:⠀ ➡️ Qantas: 18,000 one-way in economy / 36,000 in business class⠀ ➡️ Jetstar: 14,400 one-way in economy / 28,800 in business class⠀ 📌 Velocity Points⠀ From Sydney/Brisbane:⠀ ➡️ Virgin Australia: 22,300 one-way in economy / 49,500 in business class⠀ From Melbourne:⠀ ➡️ Virgin Australia via Brisbane: 27,800 one-way in economy / 59,500 in business class⠀ From Perth:⠀ ➡️ Virgin Australia: 17,800 in economy / 35,500 in business class⠀ 📷: Raj Eiamworakul⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ #baliindonesia #baliguide #balitravel #frequentflyer #frequentflyers #frequentflyerlifestyle #aviationlovers #pointsfinder #frequentflyerpoints #qantas #aviation #aviationdaily #virginaustralia #qantasairways #qantasbusinessclass #virginvelocity #velocityfrequentflyer #australiantraveller #australiantravel #frequentflyerpoints #frequentflyermiles #awardtravel #awardtravel101 #awardtravelpoint
Have you visited any of the Cathay Pacific lounges in Hong Kong? This is The Pier First Class Lounge in Hong Kong which includes:⠀ 🧘‍♀️ The Retreat, which has 8 day suites you can sleep in, plus a massage service⠀ 🥂 The Bar, where you can order some of Cathay’s signature cocktails⠀ 🥘 The Dining Room and The Pantry, where you can order a la carte dishes or enjoy a buffet meal respectively⠀ 🖥 The Bureau, which has six private work suites with iMac computers⠀ 📷 by @theplanetruth - Follow for more amazing airplane meal photos! ⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ #hongkongairport #hongkongairport✈️ #cathaypacificlounge #cathaypacificfirstclass #airportlounge #airportlounges #airportloungelife #airportloungefood #avgeeks #firstclass #firstclasstravel #firstclasslifestyle #avgeek #frequentflyer #frequentflyers #frequentflyerlifestyle #aviationlovers #pointsfinder #frequentflyerpoints #airlinemiles #businessclass #luxurytravel #luxurytraveler #businessclassflyer #businessclasstravel #luxurylifestyle #frequentflyermiles #cathaypacific #cathaypacificairways
What do you think of the recently renovated Qantas Domestic Business Lounge in Melbourne Airport? We thought it was a 5 out of 6 star lounge, with a lovely view of the tarmac, lots of power outlets and a large variety of food. You can read our mini-review below, and our full review is in our bio link. ⠀ @pointsfinder  ________________________⠀ What we liked:⠀ ✅ Great tarmac views⠀ ✅ Zoned business area⠀ ✅ Open spaces and lots of seating⠀ ✅ Nice selection of hot and cold food⠀ ✅ Barista coffee⠀ ✅ Lots of power outlets⠀ ________________________⠀ What could be improved:⠀ ❌ No à la carte breakfast options⠀ ❌ Bar hours could be extended⠀ ________________________⠀ Swipe L to R to see: Seating in the lounge, the business area, tarmac views from the lounge, the food area in the lounge, and the bar. ⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ #melbourneairport #qantas #qantasairways #qantaslounge #qantasclub #airportlounge #airportlounges #airportloungelife #airportloungefood #avgeeks #firstclass #firstclasstravel #firstclasslifestyle #avgeek #frequentflyer #frequentflyers #frequentflyerlifestyle #aviationlovers #pointsfinder #frequentflyerpoints #airlinemiles #businessclass #luxurytravel #luxurytraveler #businessclassflyer #igtravel #igdaily #businessclasstravel #luxurylifestyle #frequentflyermiles @qantas @oneworld
An Airbus A350-900 engine after its first flight! On a scale of 1 - 10 how much of an aviation geek are you? ⠀ 📷: @simone.karis⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ #airbus #a350 #airbuslovers #airbusa350 #airbus350 #airbusa350xwb #avgeek #avgeeks #aviation #flyinginstyle #jetsetter #aviationgeek #airplanes #avgeekery #avgeekpics #frequentflyers #frequentflyer #frequentflyermiles #frequentflyerlifestyle #technology #aircraft #aircraftlovers #aircraftphotos #airccraftlover #pointsfinder
What do you think of the recently renovated Qantas Domestic Business Lounge in Melbourne Airport? We thought it was a 5 out of 6 star lounge, with a lovely view of the tarmac, lots of power outlets and a large variety of food. You can read our mini-review below, and our full review is in our bio link. ⠀ 📷 & review: @globaloztraveller ________________________⠀ What we liked:⠀ ✅ Great tarmac views⠀ ✅ Zoned business area⠀ ✅ Open spaces and lots of seating⠀ ✅ Nice selection of hot and cold food⠀ ✅ Barista coffee⠀ ✅ Lots of power outlets⠀ ________________________⠀ What could be improved:⠀ ❌ No à la carte breakfast options⠀ ❌ Bar hours could be extended⠀ ________________________⠀ Swipe L to R to see: Seating in the lounge, the business area, tarmac views from the lounge, the food area in the lounge, and the bar. ⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ #melbourneairport #qantas #qantasairways #qantaslounge #qantasclub #airportlounge #airportlounges #airportloungelife #airportloungefood #avgeeks #firstclass #firstclasstravel #firstclasslifestyle #avgeek #frequentflyer #frequentflyers #frequentflyerlifestyle #aviationlovers #pointsfinder #frequentflyerpoints #airlinemiles #businessclass #luxurytravel #luxurytraveler #businessclassflyer #businessclasstravel #luxurylifestyle #frequentflyermiles
The UK is consistently one of the most popular destinations for Australian travellers. Here’s how to get to London (Heathrow) from Australia with points:⠀ 📌Qantas Points⠀ From Sydney/Melbourne/Brisbane:⠀ ➡️ Qantas via Singapore: 60,000 one-way in economy / 128,000 in business class⠀ ➡️ Emirates via Dubai: 60,000 one-way in economy / 128,000 in business class⠀ ➡️ Cathay Pacific via Hong Kong: 75,000 one-way in economy / 139,000 in business class⠀ From Perth:⠀ ➡️ Qantas direct: 55,000 one-way in economy / 112,000 in business class⠀ ➡️ Qatar airways via Doha: 65,000 one-way in economy / 121,000 in business class⠀ ➡️ Cathay Pacific via Hong Kong: 75,000 one-way in economy / 139,000 in business class⠀ 📌 Velocity Points⠀ From Sydney/Melbourne/Brisbane:⠀ ➡️ Singapore Airlines via Singapore: 75,000 in economy / 139,000 in business class⠀ ➡️ Etihad via Abu Dhabi: 75,000 in economy / 139,000 in business class ⠀ From Perth:⠀ ➡️ Singapore Airlines via Singapore: 65,000 in economy / 121,000 in business class⠀ ➡️ Etihad via Melbourne or Brisbane and then Abu Dhabi: 92,800 in economy / 174,500 in business class⠀ (📷: Sabrina Mazzeo) ⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ #londontourist #londontravel #londontravelblogger #frequentflyer #frequentflyers #frequentflyerlifestyle #aviationlovers #pointsfinder #frequentflyerpoints #qantas #aviation #aviationdaily #virginaustralia #qantasairways #qantasbusinessclass #virginvelocity #velocityfrequentflyer #australiantraveller #australiantravel #frequentflyerpoints #frequentflyermiles #awardtravel #awardtravel101 #awardtravelpoint
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Mealtime on a Japan Airlines’ Business Class flight. Japan Airlines is well known for its inflight meals, including the JAL BEDD menu created by world-class chefs each specialising in a different dish or cuisine. ⠀ 📷: @theshutterwhale⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ #finedining #inflightmeal #inflightmeals #airplanefood #japanairlines_jal #jal #firstclass #flying #frequentflyer #elitestatus #firstclasstravel #firstclassflight #luxurytravel #aviationlovers #airplanes #upintheair #executiveplatinum #flyinginstyle #jetsetter #travelgoals2018 #awardtravel #pointsfinder #frequentflyermiles #businessclassflyer #businessclasstravel
What would you rate this inflight meal? ⠀ This is breakfast served on a Virgin Australia business class flight from Sydney to the Gold Coast.⠀ 📷: @globalshrink⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ #virginaustralia @virginaustralia #avgeeks #viewfromtheplane #upintheair #firstclass #firstclasstravel #firstclasslifestyle #avgeek #aviation #flight #frequentflyer #frequentflyers #frequentflyerlifestyle #aviationlovers #pointsfinder #frequentflyerpoints #airlinemiles #businessclass #luxurytravel #luxurytraveler #businessclassflyer #businessclasstravel #luxurylifestyle #frequentflyermiles #inflightmeal #inflightmeals #airplanefood
🎉👏 Congratulations to Singapore Airlines for winning best airline in TripAdvisor’s Travellers’ Choice Awards for 2019! It’s an innovative airline famous for products like its Suites and New Suites seats (pictured). ⠀ 📷: @ikeribanez⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ #avgeeks #viewfromtheplane #upintheair #singaporeairlines #flysq #luxurytravel #firstclassflight #firstclass #firstclasstravel #firstclasslifestyle #avgeek #airbus #aviation #flight #frequentflyer #frequentflyers #frequentflyerlifestyle #airbuslovers #aviationlovers #pointsfinder #luxurytraveler #businessclassflyer #businessclasstravel #luxurylifestyle #frequentflyermiles #frequentflyerpoints #airlinemiles #businessclass
What do you think of the Singapore Airlines SilverKris Lounge in Melbourne Airport? We thought it was a 4 out of 6 star lounge, mostly due to it being cramped and lacking natural light. You can read our mini-review below, and our full review is on the site. ⠀ Review and 📷: @shingkam⠀ ________________________⠀ Pros:⠀ ✅ Lots of power outlets⠀ ✅ Singaporean-style food⠀ ✅ Duty-free display⠀ ✅ Clean bathrooms⠀ ________________________⠀ Cons:⠀ ❌ Cramped space⠀ ❌ Lack of natural light⠀ ❌ No freshly-brewed barista coffee⠀ ________________________⠀ Swipe L to R to see: Seating in the lounge, the entry, the lounge becomes cramped as more people arrive, the salad bar, the hot buffet area, the clean bathrooms, the automated coffee machine, the duty-free display,  and the lack of natural light. ⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ #melbourneairport #singaporeairlines #flysq #airportlounge #airportlounges #airportloungelife #airportloungefood #avgeeks #firstclass #firstclasstravel #firstclasslifestyle #avgeek #frequentflyer #frequentflyers #frequentflyerlifestyle #aviationlovers #pointsfinder #frequentflyerpoints #airlinemiles #businessclass #luxurytravel #luxurytraveler #businessclassflyer #businessclasstravel #luxurylifestyle #frequentflyermiles
Do you agree with this list? How many of these airlines have you flown? This is sourced from TripAdvisor’s newly released Travellers’ Choice Awards for 2019.⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ #avgeeks #avgeek #frequentflyer #frequentflyers #frequentflyerlifestyle #aviationlovers #pointsfinder #frequentflyerpoints #singaporeairlines #airnewzealand #evaair #emiratesairline #qatarairways #allnipponairways #japanairlines #azul #japanairlines_jal #azulairlines #southwestairlines #flysq #aviation #aviationdaily #airtravel #airlines
Fun fact: if you fly first class with Lufthansa from Frankfurt, Munich, Zurich, Geneva or Vienna you’re driven by a chauffeur from the gate right up to your aircraft!⠀ 📷: @rywe⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ #travel #avgeeks #upintheair #luxurytravel #firstclassflight #firstclass #firstclasstravel #firstclasslifestyle #avgeek #fly #aviation #flight #frequentflyer #frequentflyers #frequentflyerlifestyle #aviationlovers #pointsfinder #frequentflyerpoints #airlinemiles #businessclass #aviationlovers #luxurylifestyle
Share this with your fellow KrisFlyer frequent flyers! There are some changes coming to the KrisFlyer program on 16 April which will see some devaluations when using KrisFlyer miles for flights with other Star Alliance airlines. Economy class redemptions aren’t changing, but as you can see business class and first class flights in general are becoming more expensive. ⠀ ✈⠀ The full list of Star Alliance airlines include:⠀ Adria Airways, Aegean Airlines, Air Canada, Air China, Air India, Air New Zealand, ANA, Asiana Airlines, Austrian, Avianca, Avianca Brasil, Brussels Airlines, Copa Airlines, Croatia Airlines, EGYPTAIR, Ethiopian Airlines, EVA Air, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines, Shenzhen Airlines, Singapore Airlines, South African Airways, SWISS, THAI, TAP Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, and United.⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ #avgeeks #avgeek #frequentflyer #frequentflyers #frequentflyerlifestyle #aviationlovers #pointsfinder #frequentflyerpoints #qantas #aviation #aviationdaily #singaporeairlines #flysq #krisflyer #staralliance #australiantraveller #australiantravel #frequentflyerpoints #frequentflyermiles #awardtravel #awardtravel101 #awardtravelpoints #qantasfrequentflyer #firstclass #firstclasstravel #firstclasslifestyle
Rate this meal from 0 - 10! We’ve shown this before but it’s a great shot by @shingkam so we wanted to share it again. This is the lobster thermidor with buttered asparagus, slow-roasted vine-ripened tomato, and saffron rice available on some Singapore Airlines Suites, first and business class flights. ⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ #singaporeairlines #flysq # #avgeeks #viewfromtheplane #upintheair #firstclass #firstclasstravel #firstclasslifestyle #avgeek #aviation #flight #frequentflyer #frequentflyers #frequentflyerlifestyle #aviationlovers #pointsfinder #frequentflyerpoints #airlinemiles #businessclass #luxurytravel #luxurytraveler #businessclassflyer #businessclasstravel #luxurylifestyle #frequentflyermiles #inflightmeal #inflightmeals #airplanefood
One of the most well known and highly rated airport hotels in the world is the Crowne Plaza at Changi airport in Singapore. We recently completed a review of this hotel and rated it 4.5 out of 5 stars! It was a great hotel with no major faults. Have you stayed here before? If so what’s your rating?⠀ 📷: @globaloztraveller⠀ _____________________________⠀ What we liked:⠀ ✅ Amazing views⠀ ✅ Great pool and gym facilities⠀ ✅ Quick check in process ⠀ _____________________________⠀ What we didn’t like: ⠀ ❌ A little bit noisy in the Runway Rooms (although non-runway rooms are fine)⠀ ❌ Slightly limited food options⠀ _____________________________⠀ Swipe L to R 👉 to see: The tarmac view from the room, the foyer, the hotel from the pool, the room, the bathroom, our welcome spread, breakfast buffet, the pool, the view of the control tower from the pool.⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ #avgeeks #firstclasstravel #firstclasslifestyle #avgeek #frequentflyer #frequentflyers #frequentflyerlifestyle #aviationlovers #pointsfinder #frequentflyerpoints #airlinemiles #businessclass #luxurytravel #luxurytraveler #businessclassflyer #businessclasstravel #luxurylifestyle #frequentflyermiles #singaporeairlines #singaporeairport #changiairport #changiairportsingapore #crowneplaza #crowneplazahotel #singapore #airporthotel #airporthotels #crowneplazasingapore #hotelreview
Have you ever flown to the USA using points? It can be hard to find free seats to use your points because the routes are in high demand, but here are some options for those part of the Qantas or Velocity programs.⠀ 📷: @dcakey⠀ Qantas Points:⠀ 📌 From most Australian capital cities to New York JFK - 60,000 economy on Qantas or American Airlines via Los Angeles / 128,000 business class⠀ 📌 If it’s hard to find business class availability, there’s the more plentiful (but longer) Hong Kong route flying Cathay Pacific - 75,000 economy / 139,000 business class⠀ Velocity Points:⠀ 📌 Most East Coast Australian cities to New York JFK on Virgin Australia and Delta - 59,800 economy / 127,500 business⠀ 📌 There’s also the longer but more available route via Abu Dhabi flying with Etihad - 75,000 economy / 139,000 business class⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ ✈⠀ #newyork #cheaptravel #frequentflyer #frequentflyers #frequentflyerlifestyle #aviationlovers #pointsfinder #frequentflyerpoints #qantas #aviation #aviationdaily #virginaustralia #qantasairways #qantasbusinessclass #virginvelocity #velocityfrequentflyer #australiantraveller #australiantravel #frequentflyerpoints #frequentflyermiles #awardtravel #awardtravel101 #awardtravelpoints #qantasfrequentflyer #firstclass #firstclasstravel #firstclasslifestyle
A 2am wake up call, failed landing and diversion due to a Sandstorm, 6 hours in Aswan airport, a 5 hour bus ride and we made it to this fabulous @hiltonhotels @hilton_luxor. Upgraded due to Diamond membership through @velocityfrequentflyer platinum status 😉✈️🇪🇬🌍💎😀 #hilton #hiltonhonors #hiltondiamond #luxor #egypt #velocityfrequentflyer #velocityplatinum #earnbassadors #earnbassador #travelbloggers #travelguide #instatravelling #instatraveler #businesstravel #rewardpoints #frequentflyer #pointshack #psychiatrist #globalshrink #benefits #travel #luxury #flybuys #pointsfinder #pointshack

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