What it’s Really Like Inside Etihad’s ‘The Residence’

I’m lying down on a soft double bed, nuzzling into a plush duvet. A 27-inch TV shines softly at the end of the bed. If I close my eyes I could easily be in my bed at home in London. Instead, I’m lying in … Continue reading

June 28, 2017 by Lauren Burvill

What it’s Like to Fly Business Class with British Airways

If I’ve learnt one thing during my many long-haul flights between the UK and my hometown in Australia, it’s that a flatbed is worth its weight in gold. If you can afford it; do it. And if you’re not sure if you can afford … Continue reading

March 30, 2017 by Lauren Burvill

What it’s Like to Fly Business Class with Singapore Airlines

Before I went to Texas this year on Singapore Airlines’ inaugural flight from Manchester to Houston, I’d never flown Business Class before. In fact, I’ve never even ventured into Premium Economy. So, when I got the news that, after a busy few days in … Continue reading

January 5, 2017 by Alexandra Gregg

Rovos Rail: Onboard the World’s Most Luxurious Train

‘When you truly love your journey, the destination is just a bonus.’ – Katrina Mayer There’s a hushed elation as we check-in to the private lounge at Cape Town’s railway station, glass of bubbly in hand, a duo offering the perfect accompaniment of softly played … Continue reading

October 28, 2016 by Dawn Jorgensen

Behind the Scenes: Inside the Best First Class Cabins

Ever wanted to know what it’s like to fly First Class? Or are you a First Class regular, naturally turning left whenever you set foot on a British Airways’ A380? Wherever you’re at with First Class travel, here Kat Townsend will take you behind the scenes for … Continue reading

September 13, 2016 by First & Business

Virgin Australia Launches New Business Class

Almost a month ago to the day was a particularly special day for Virgin Australia – and of course its discerning customers. What made this day so special you ask? Well, after seven years of operating flights from Australia to North America, this trans-Pacific … Continue reading

September 2, 2016 by First & Business

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

Top 3 Luxury Safari Lodges Around the World

Getting up close and personal with nature whilst on holiday can be one of the best experiences in the world, and one you will never forget. Having spied gorillas in Rwanda, orangutans in Borneo and some of the Big Five on safari in Kenya, … Continue reading

June 27, 2016 by First & Business

5 of the Best Hotel Spas on the Planet

Everyone deserves to be spoilt, to be pampered and to indulge in a bit of ‘me time’. Well what if you could enjoy all of that whilst staying in some of the most beautiful locations on the planet? Flight Centre First and Business’s Kat Townsend … Continue reading

May 18, 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