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Get $75 back on Qantas and $150 back on Qantas Hotels with American Express

Looking to spend $500 or more with Qantas and Qantas Hotels? For four days only, enjoy cashbacks of $75 and $150, respectively, when you save the offer and pay with Amex.

28 September 2023.


Velocity unlocks Platinum Complimentary Upgrades on cheaper fares

Until 31 March, Velocity Platinum members can spend their complimentary upgrade credits on Business Class upgrades from Choice fares. But there is a catch.

27 September 2023.


Your guide to buying Emirates Skywards Miles

If you're just a few thousand Skywards Miles away from an upgrade or a Classic Flight Reward, then you might want to consider buying some miles to make up the difference.

25 September 2023.


Sail away with Virgin Voyages for only 79,999 Velocity Points

Set sail with Virgin Voyages on 3-6 night cruises – it's only 79,999 Velocity Points for two passengers on selected dates from December 2023 to March 2024. But with just 1,000 'reward cabins' on offer, you'll need to act fast.

21 September 2023.


Buy Emirates Skywards miles with a 30% bonus

Emirates is offering up to 30% more miles when purchasing Skywards Miles. It's not the best offer to date, but this promo might be handy if you're just short of miles for a reward seat.

21 September 2023.


The Ultimate Guide to Hertz Gold Plus Rewards

Hertz Gold Plus Rewards is a fully-fledged loyalty program and it only takes 700 points to enjoy a free car rental for a day. Is it worth earning with Hertz instead of its airline partners? We crunch the numbers.

20 September 2023.


Hertz Gold Plus Rewards

China Airlines Dynasty Lounge, Taipei Terminal 2

Flying China Airlines out of Terminal 2? This lounge isn't quite as fancy as the carrier's flagship Terminal 1 lounge, but it's still worth a quick visit – especially if you're craving a simple bowl of beef noodles.

18 September 2023.


British Airways Airbus A320neo Economy (London – Amsterdam)

A hop in British Airways' 'Euro Traveller' Economy cabin is as basic as it gets. But the experience is markedly smoother with oneworld Emerald-equivalent status such as Qantas Platinum.

11 September 2023.


Bonus 2,500 Accor points (worth ~$80) with Accor Plus membership

Here are Accor's latest offers, which also includes bonus points when you work out with Peleton and bonus points on your next stay up to 31 October.

08 September 2023.


Accor Sofitel Darling Harbour Club

Our tips for securing a Velocity 1 Point Reward

Hoping to get your hands on Apple AirPods or flights for a single Velocity Point? Our team have successfully claimed items over the last two drops, so here are our top tips.

07 September 2023.