August 20, 2013 2
Sick of airports, carrier computer collapses, lousy legroom, and all that? Take a ship instead.
May 11, 2013 3
Somewhere on the lower slopes of the Blue Mountains tonight a party of 21 are resting up after day one of a re-enactment of the first documented European crossing of the ranges 200 years ago.
April 7, 2013 14
There were 816 unread emails waiting for Plane Talking this morning, most of them bulk deleted thanks to a wickedly good yet imperfect filtering system. Among them, from the Larry Pickering hate crazed loonies and liars factions, was one about a ‘muslim girl, a parrot, a pet shop and Christmas Island.’
February 20, 2013 9
Qantas may have handed consumers a way to beat some bank charges or reconsider how they currently use bank issued credit cards with its new chip enabled frequent flyer cards
October 30, 2012 10
Proposals to levy Australian passport holders making overseas trips carry risks that merit careful consideration. At the outset, the question must be asked how many cents per dollar, after bureaucratic costs, would actually be realised for the purpose of bailing out fools who don’t take out travel insurance? Would it be 10 cents in the […]
October 4, 2012 4
The next big thing in air travel may be hands free 'robot' suit cases. But will they go up in flames?