Flight Review: Bangkok Airways – Mae Hong Son to Chiang Mai

Flight: Bangkok Airways PG 352 From: Mae Hong Son (HGN) To: Chiang Mai (CNX) I flew with Bangkok Airways from Mae Hong Son to Chiang Mai. I was aware that there were flights from Mae Hong Son to Chiang Mai but I did a flight comparison with Skyscanner just to be sure. Bangkok Airways are […]

Flight Review: Air Asia – Macau to Chiang Mai

Flight: Air Asia FD 751 From: Macau (MFM) To: Chiang Mai (CNX) I flew with Air Asia from Macau to Chiang Mai. I was in Macau but didn’t have an onward destination in mind after that. After checking out my flight options with Skyscanner, Chiang Mai turned out to be a cheap option. I was […]

Flight Review: HK Express – Da Nang to Hong Kong

Flight: HK Express UO 553 From: Da Nang (DAD) To: Hong Kong (HKG) I flew with HK Express from Da Nang to Hong Kong. HK Express are a low cost airline based in Hong Kong, flying to destinations in East Asia, and a few destinations in Southeast Asia. I’ve flown with HK Express before from […]

Flight Review: VietJet Air – Ho Chi Minh City to Danang

Flight: VietJet VJ 634 From: Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) To: Danang (DAD) I flew with VietJet Air from Ho Chi Minh City to Danang. There are numerous flights a day between the two cities with three airlines, so I compared flights with Skyscanner to find the right time and price combination. To give you […]

Flight Review: Vietnam Airlines – Sydney to Ho Chi Minh City

Flight: Vietnam Airlines VN 772 From: Sydney (SYD) To: Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) I flew with Vietnam Airlines from Sydney to Ho Chi Minh City. The flight was booked for me as part of a media trip, and it was the return leg of my Ho Chi Minh City to Sydney flight. My day […]

Flight Review: Qantas – Brisbane to Sydney

Flight: Qantas QF 505 From: Brisbane (BNE) To: Sydney (SYD) I flew with Qantas from Brisbane to Sydney. This was the return leg of my previous Qantas flight, where I was connecting in Sydney to Ho Chi Minh City. My flight was part of a media trip which ended in Brisbane, so the flight was […]

Flight Review: Jetstar – Melbourne to Brisbane

Flight: Jetstar JQ 570 From: Melbourne (MEL) To: Brisbane (BNE) I flew with Jetstar from Melbourne to Brisbane. I compared airfares with Skyscanner.com to pick a flight out of the four airlines that fly this route. Ultimately I was looking for the latest flight in the day at the best price. In this case Jetstar […]

Flight Review: Virgin Australia – Gold Coast to Melbourne

Flight: Virgin Australia VA 736 From: Gold Coast (OOL) To: Melbourne (MEL) I flew with Virgin Australia from the Gold Coast to Melbourne. I compared flight options with Skyscanner.com and went with Virgin for the combination of price and time of day. I’m not a frequent flyer of domestic Australian flights, and this was only […]

Flight Review: Solomon Airlines – Honiara to Brisbane

Flight: Solomon Airlines IE 700 From: Honiara (HIR) To: Brisbane (BNE) I flew with Solomon Airlines from Honiara to Brisbane. This was the return leg of my flight from Brisbane to Honiara, and I was visiting Solomon Islands as part of a media trip from Australia. Solomon Airlines operates flights to Brisbane in codeshare with […]

Island and reef hopping with Solomon Airlines – Honiara to Gizo and Munda

Flight: Solomon Airlines IE 800 From: Honiara (HIR) To: Gizo Nusatupe (GZO) Flight: Solomon Airlines IE 801 From: Gizo Nusatupe (GZO) To: Munda (MUA) To: Honiara (HIR) Solomon Islands is a nation of over 900 islands stretching about 1,500 kilometres across the South Pacific. Being an island nation, domestic air travel plays a big part […]