Monthly Archives: February 2017

World Trip 2011: Flight Journal

In 2011 I went on a short 14 day trip to United States of America with the chief reason to visit the remote region of Alaska something I had wanted to do for a long time.  The first few days … Continue reading

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World Trip 2009-10: Flight Journal

Back in 2009  my nephew Andrew Gauci, I undertook a stunning 2009-10 trip exploring some of North and South America as well as New Zealand. Between 27 November 2009 and 31 January 2010 we visited seven countries – USA, Brazil, … Continue reading

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Arzu’s Amazing Concert

A very good friend of mine, Arzu Yuvarlak, on Sunday 19 February held and performed Turkish Classical Music Fundraising Concert at the Australian Turkish Thrace Association in Melbourne.     Arzu was fundraising so she could continue her studies at … Continue reading

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Lounge Review – QANTAS Melbourne Domestic Business Lounge

When visited: February 2017 Time of day: Morning Rating: 4.5 / 5 Access Rules – You need to be departing on a QANTAS flight in Business Class on the day you access the lounge (not after the flight). – You … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Flight Journal 

Back in 2012 I undertook an amazing trip which saw my on 24 flights with 10 airlines across 17 legs which was 76,155 km in the air or 114 hours 45 minutes  I visited 19 countries over 139 days.  Countries … Continue reading

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The Joy of International flying: Africa Edition

Now that I have my flights booked I wanted to work out how long (distance and time) I’ll be in the air – it’s the nerd in me 🙂  This trip I’ll actually be enjoying First Class and Business Class … Continue reading

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India and Japan 2015 Trip – Flight Journal

Back in 2015 I sent 31 days travelling to India and Japan.  I was flying over 4 legs across 7 flights and 4 airlines, all in economy travel.  I had lounge access in Melbourne and Sydney only as at the … Continue reading

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