Issue: November 08, 2010   (Archive)
Saturday, February 28, 2015   




Duty-free tipple
On your next trip, don't forget to give yourself some time to browse the duty- free shops - especially if you're a fan of Scottish whiskeys.

Music to your ears
Flight Centre has made it a cinch for music lovers planning to head to the Future Music Festival Asia, to be held in Singapore on March 13 and 14.

Jetting to Osaka
Jetstar Japan will start operating direct flights to Osaka from Saturday using a fleet of Airbus A320 aircraft. From there, Hong Kong travelers can tap into the airline's network of more than 100 daily domestic flights to 11 airports across 18 routes.

Nairn nails it
Arguably the best guide to London published this season was written nearly 50 years ago. Nairn's London by Ian Nairn first appeared in 1966 and has been reprinted after fans of the idiosyncratic architectural enthusiast mounted a public campaign.

Get organized
No need to scrabble around for the right change or adapter for your charger again. Smart Go has introduced two products that will make packing easier.

Visa visits
Visa is offering special discounts to cardholders traveling to Japan and Korea during the Lunar New Year holidays.

A riyal bargain
Qatar Duty Free has opened a Lunar New Year-themed pavilion at Hamad International Airport. Located behind the iconic teddy bear in the departures hall, the 1,900-square-foot pavilion offers a variety of activities and staff dressed in traditional costume.

Cruising along at 50
Fifty may be middle-aged in human years but mere babyhood in terms of a country. And in Singapore - where SG50 is the latest to join MRT, ECP, COE and other acronyms - 50 years is just enough for its people to start becoming comfortable in their own skin.

Dream a little dream
Looking for something to pack your Valentine's getaway in?

Five-star special
To mark its five-star rating by Skytrax, Garuda Indonesia is offering return economy class tickets from Hong Kong to Bali for HK$500.



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