Airline IndiGo claims to have halved passenger disembarkation times

Airline IndiGo claims to have halved passenger disembarkation times

A low-cost airline has come up with what could be a game-changing idea to get passengers off airplanes quicker and keep the jets in the sky for longer. One of the frustrations of air travel is the slow process of leaving the aircraft, with passengers having to squeeze through a single left hand door at … Read more

Bondi, Melbourne, Brisbane: Australia destinations overseas visitors can’t pronounce properly

Bondi, Melbourne, Brisbane: Australia destinations overseas visitors can't pronounce properly

Tourists coming to Australia are often baffled by many of our place names and commonly mangle the pronunciation of some of the country’s most popular destinations, new research has found. Sydney’s Bondi may be Australia’s most famous and busiest beach – with 1.7 million international visitors a year in 2018 according to Destination New South … Read more

Warning Australians could miss out on Christmas holiday flights, accommodation

Warning Australians could miss out on Christmas holiday flights, accommodation

If you thought the chaos at airports over the July school holidays was enough to send you mad, experts say a whole lot more pain is coming – and not just when it comes to flying. With Christmas holidays creeping up and the busiest holiday period just around the corner, Aussies hoping for a breezy … Read more

Travel chaos: Airline experts warn delays and cancellations will continue for months

Travel chaos: Airline experts warn delays and cancellations will continue for months

An aviation expert has warned travel chaos “pain” could continue into next year as the industry struggles to meet soaring demand after stripping services during the pandemic. Flight Center managing director Graham Turner cautioned travelers to be wary of delays and cancellations until at least the end of the year as airlines contend with inexperienced … Read more

Golf news: LIV Tour announces expansion to 14 tournaments, plan for Australia

Golf news: LIV Tour announces expansion to 14 tournaments, plan for Australia

Australia is set to become one of the newest battlegrounds in golf’s civil war after a landmark announcement from the rebel LIV Tour. The statement said the full schedule would be announced at a later date but would expand LIV’s global footprint. Norman has made no secret of his desire to bring his controversial tour … Read more

Team hotels revealed, where will the Socceroos stay, how much does a room cost, latest, updates, news

Team hotels revealed, where will the Socceroos stay, how much does a room cost, latest, updates, news

The 32 football teams taking part in this year’s World Cup will be based in copies of Arabian palaces, in wellness resorts and luxury hotels where alcohol is banned, FIFA said Wednesday (AEST). According to a list released by the sport’s world governing body, 24 of the teams will be in bases — hotels but … Read more

Getaway host Catroina Rowntree says Egypt is her top travel destination

Getaway host Catroina Rowntree says Egypt is her top travel destination

Catriona Rowntree has traveled more than most, thanks to her role with TV show Getaway. But this is the destination that took her breath away. She’s been traveling the world for Channel 9’s Getaway for more than two decades, so to say Catriona Rowntree loves travel is an understatement. Despite being constantly wowed by breathtaking … Read more

More than half of Qantas and Virgin flights delayed or canceled

More than half of Qantas and Virgin flights delayed or canceled

Worrying new data has revealed how many flights were delayed or canceled last week by Australia’s two major airlines. Shocking figures have revealed the severity of Australia’s aviation crisis after more than half of the domestic flights from the country’s two major airlines were delayed or canceled last week. From Monday to Sunday, Qantas canceled … Read more