For our Christmas trip to Phuket, I chose to fly with Thai Airways as it was half the price of Cathay Pacific. Thai Airways is part of the Star Alliance, which includes Singapore and United Airlines. Thai’s Royal Orchid Plus Program is open to any person 2 years of age or older. Whilst I am a Royal Orchid Plus member, my daughters are enrolled in KrisFlyer (belonging to Singapore Airlines) as we fly Virgin a lot and they don’t meet the minimum age requirement for the Flying Club.… Read more
One of life’s big travel questions – is it worth paying the extra for Premium Economy? Some airlines such as Air New Zealand and Turkish really do offer a premium product with nicer food, comfy chair and other frills. On other airlines, the difference can be minimal and it’s really a question of expense.
As I’m based in Hong Kong, I often find myself flying my ‘home’ airline of Cathay Pacific.… Read more