Singapore Sling: A Stopover Guide to Singapore

Vibrant street life, stunning green spaces, spectacular architecture. And don’t even get us started on the food… With surprises at every turn, a stopover in Singapore is oh so much more than a one-night affair, says expat writer Mo Lawson. If you have 24 … Continue reading

April 21, 2017 by Flight Centre UK


What to Do When Your Flight is Delayed

You prepare for weeks, nay, months, for that special day. You get up at 4am to get to the airport, after barely getting any sleep the night before, worrying whether or not you’ve packed your phone charger. You’ve done breakfast, grabbed a coffee and … Continue reading

October 27, 2016 by Alexandra Gregg


The Best Airport Lounges on the Planet

From its humble beginnings – we’re talking simple lounge chairs and the latest broadsheet – airport lounges have evolved beyond recognition into opulent spaces for pre-flight indulgence and pampering. Some are so plush you’ll almost forget that you’ve gone to the airport for a … Continue reading

July 21, 2016 by First & Business


Why I Love Travelling Business Class with Etihad

Flying long-haul can be a tough old slog at times – unless you’re flying Business Class with Etihad Airways that is. I was lucky enough to do just that on my recent holiday to Australia. I experienced both the incredible Airbus A380 (London to … Continue reading

May 17, 2016 by Mick Heitzinger


How to Tackle Your Fear of Flying

So you’ve made it onto the plane and you’re buckled up and ready to go. Yet your palms are sweating, you feel sick with nerves and you’re struggling to control the urge to grab your bag from the overhead locker and sprint back into … Continue reading

May 5, 2016 by Tessa Watkins


The Perks of Flying Premium Economy

Prefer life at the front of the plane, away from the other sardines, but don’t have the budget for First or Business Class? Enter Premium Economy. Bridging the gap between standard Economy and Business, this mid-class option is all about delighting in those little … Continue reading

January 18, 2016 by Alexandra Gregg


Inside Gatwick’s No1 Traveller Lounge

Regardless of whether you love, hate, or are indifferent about flying, there’s one thing you can’t deny: sometimes it can be a bit of a pain. There’s navigating security; battling the crowds as you shop for that last-minute pair of sunglasses; and finding somewhere … Continue reading

December 3, 2015 by Alexandra Gregg


8 Ways to Deal with Airport Anxiety

I once missed a flight. It was only a domestic flight and I managed to get another the next morning. But since that momentous turn of events, I have become a sufferer of airport anxiety. And it’s the type of anxiety that has only … Continue reading

November 18, 2015 by Lauren Burvill


Up, Up and Away! Your Flying Questions Answered

This post originally appeared on Flight Centre Australia’s blog While travel can be a fun and exciting adventure, there are often travel terms and questions that cause confusion. From airline fees to the effects of alcohol while in the air, the world of flying … Continue reading

May 19, 2015 by Jason Dutton-Smith


The UK Makes Arrivals Even Easier

Attention all Australian, Canadian, Japanese, New Zealand and American nationals! Travelling to the UK just got even easier. The government Registered Traveller service has now been expanded to allow faster and simpler entry for visitors from the countries listed above. By applying for, and … Continue reading

May 12, 2015 by Alexandra Gregg