How to use your points to fly to Hawaii

Hawaii is a popular destination for travellers in New Zealand and, as such, we often get questions like this one in the Questions & Answers section of our Australian website:

What is the likelihood of obtaining three seats on X Business Class to Hawaii? Any tips?

This is a really great question, so we’ve decided to revamp our guide on how to use your frequent flyer points to fly in comfort to the Hawaiian Islands. Continue reading…

Flying Qantas to the US before May next year? Be quick, register for this promotion by 31 October to earn double Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan miles

Alaska Airlines’ frequent flyer program is probably the best of any of the US airlines and offers great redemption rates on award travel partners such as Qantas, Cathay Pacific and Japan Airlines, as well as free stopovers.

While your initial thought may be to credit your points to Qantas Frequent Flyer, it is perhaps worth considering Alaska instead. Continue reading…