Air Asia

Before you book a flight with AirAsia Zest (Philippines), consider this.

Before you book a flight with AirAsia Zest (Philippines), consider this.

They cancelled flights between Cebu and Cagayan de Oro starting last July 1, 2015. They are cancelling flights between Cebu and Davao starting September 1, 2015. If they’re cancelling flights between major cities, who knows what flights they’re going to cancel next? For those of […]

Can you pool your baggage allowances if you’re traveling as a group?

Can you pool your baggage allowances if you’re traveling as a group?

* If you’re traveling as a group — if you’re traveling with your family, say, or with a group of friends — will airlines allow you to combine your respective baggage allowances? That is, if there are 4 of you, and each person is allowed 20 kg […]

One other (very important) thing you should consider before getting the Air Asia ASEAN Pass: flight availability

One other (very important) thing you should consider before getting the Air Asia ASEAN Pass: flight availability

In Should you get the Air Asia ASEAN Pass? I discussed the details and laid out the pros and cons of the credit-based travel pass launched last month by Air Asia. The Pass seems like a pretty good deal at first glance — 10 credits […]

Air Asia Asean Pass+ (20 credits) Sample Itinerary

Air Asia Asean Pass+ (20 credits) Sample Itinerary

If you’re thinking of getting the Air Asia Asean Pass Plus — the one that gives you 20 credits and costs PHP 12,900 — here’s a sample itinerary to give you an idea of where you could go. The numbers on the left side show how […]

Should you get the Air Asia ASEAN Pass?

Should you get the Air Asia ASEAN Pass?

Air Asia recently launched the ASEAN Pass, a travel pass with a certain number of credits that you can use to book flights between numerous destinations in the ASEAN region. Should you get one? Here’s how it works. You can choose to buy either the: Air Asia ASEAN Pass — […]

Airline Policies for Pregnant Passengers

Airline Policies for Pregnant Passengers

* * Quick Look * AIRLINE   EXPECTANT MOTHERS CANNOT TRAVEL BEYOND Philippine Airlines 35 weeks Cebu Pacific See below Air Asia 35 weeks If you are not beyond the airlines’ cutoff for carriage, you can still travel but you will need a medical certificate. […]

14 Stunning Destinations on Air Asia’s Route Map (Countries A-I)

14 Stunning Destinations on Air Asia’s Route Map (Countries A-I)

“Seat sale” — ah, the two sweetest words in the universe for those of us whose pockets can’t quite keep up with our travel dreams. Sometimes, though, it seems like our dream destinations never go on sale when we want them to (hello, Batanes) or the […]

7 KG PLUS: The carry-on baggage policies of Philippine Airlines, Cebu Pacific Air, and Air Asia in one easy-to-bookmark page

7 KG PLUS: The carry-on baggage policies of Philippine Airlines, Cebu Pacific Air, and Air Asia in one easy-to-bookmark page

* Whenever I fly, I’m always having to recheck the airline’s website for its carry-on baggage policy because I keep forgetting the bag’s allowable weight and dimensions and the extra items I’m allowed to take along. This time I thought I might as well make […]

Love at First Sight: Paris

Love at First Sight: Paris

_ By the time I’d asked the bus driver how much the fare was to Pont de Rungis… * Excusez-moi, monsieur. Combien?* _ …and bought two RER C tickets to the 7th arrondissement… * Bonjour madam! Champ de Mars, deux billet. _ …I felt like […]