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Review: Tanjung Villas Seminyak, Bali

My experience of the Tanjung Villas for 10 nights over the Christmas break was a tale of two extremes, a sub-par experience with the villas but with some really great service from staff who tried their best to help us

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Review: Virgin Australia VA4137 Brisbane – Bali

We were eager to escape Sydney for the Christmas break, so decided on heading to Bali with family. Booking only a few weeks out from departure, business class airfares were getting on the high side – so when we spotted

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Hotel Review: RACV City Club, Melbourne

The RACV City Club is a different hotel choice when you consider that the RACV (for Royal Automobile Club of Victoria) is a motor club and one wouldn’t expect such a club to own hotels and resorts. Yet RACV runs a fleet of

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Another glimpse from inside Virgin Australia’s ‘The Club’

Virgin Australia’s über exclusive ‘The Club’ lounges have been kept so under wraps that this was the only photo from within the club to end up in the public domain… until now. It has been a particularly frustrating wait for more

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Shhh… Star Alliance and ‘luggage tracking’ electronic bag tags?

Losing luggage is more common than you think… You arrive at your destination ready to hit the sights when you realise that one vital piece of your holiday hardware hasn’t arrived with you – your luggage. Lost in the abyss

Looking towards Mount Eden. Photo credit: Pumicehead

Funky outdoor activities in Auckland, New Zealand

Jack gives us the inside scoop on whats on offer around Auckland for the outdoor traveller… do you have any other activities that aren’t on the list? Of all the cities in New Zealand, Auckland is the most busy and

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Review: Business Class on Asiana, Lufthansa & Thai

Layla Roberts is the founder and owner of Concierge Connections - a virtual concierge and personal assistance business helping clients in Australia (and those from abroad) organise their social and travel plans. In her recent trip to Europe, Layla agreed to share

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First glimpse of Virgin Australia’s ‘The Club’

An eagle eyed reader of Flymefunky alerted us to what appears to be the first picture from within Virgin Australia’s exclusive lounge in Sydney. Virgin Australia recently completed construction of ‘The Club’ in Sydney and construction is underway in other capital

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Flight Test: Virgin Australia’s 737 Business Class

After flying Virgin Blue’s disappointing premium economy many times over the years, I was eager to get the opportunity to fly the rebranded Virgin Australia’s new domestic business class product. The airline invested heavily in bringing its business class product to

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Plane Porn: Qatar’s sexy 787 at Farnborough

Check out this video from the 2012 Farnborough Air Show where Qatar’s new 787 is put through its paces. It really is incredible to see an aircraft pushed to its limits and Qatar’s 787 is quite the sight. Qatar also

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Flight Test: NZ108 Sydney to Auckland in Business Class

I needed to be in New Zealand for a family wedding so booked myself a seat with Air NZ. It’s been a while since flying with the carrier in Business Class and I have always enjoyed the onboard product. Since