Tips & Tricks

All the tips, tricks and life hacks you need to make your travels seamless! 

How To Pass Time On A Layover

How To Pass Time On A Layover

We've all been there, stuck on a long layover with nothing to do. Boredom no more, DL reveals the best activities to keep you entertained during a long connection. By Annabel Fuller Explore the airport Airports are becoming increasingly fascinating places with plenty...

7 Proven Space-Saving Hacks for Your Suitcase

7 Proven Space-Saving Hacks for Your Suitcase

Forget overweight baggage fees, forgotten items and a disorganised case, with these seven proven hacks to improve your travel experience. By Annabel Fuller 1.Choose the right suitcase The simplest way to reduce clutter is by using a small bag so you can’t overpack....

How To Make Your Flight On A Tight Connection

How To Make Your Flight On A Tight Connection

Got a tight layover? So, have we. Follow these useful tips to ensure you never miss a flight again… By Annabel Fuller Choose an aisle seat near the front When you’re in a rush, every second counts, so you don’t want to get stuck behind slow de-planers. When booking...

Should You Swap Seats On A Plane?

Should You Swap Seats On A Plane?

Children are separated from their parents, couples are split, tall passengers squeeze into middle seats, and anxious flyers are away from where they’re comfortable. But what to do you do if you’re asked to swap seats but absolutely don’t want to? By Annabel Fuller...

How To Workout In An Airport

How To Workout In An Airport

Pins and Needles, muscle cramps and cabin fever no more. The team at CT have devised a must-try workout routine, to keep you limber ahead of a long flight. By Annabel Fuller Working out is a great way to prepare for a long bought of sitting and to revive your body...

The Night Before

The Night Before

Can’t sleep knowing you have to get up early? Restlessly daydreaming of crystal blue lagoons anxious you’ll miss your flight? You’re not alone.   By Annabel Fuller Have you ever had a 5am flight? That’s meant you’ve needed to wake up at 2am to account for travel,...

Don’t Want to Get Suck by The Bulkhead? Use Seatguru

Don’t Want to Get Suck by The Bulkhead? Use Seatguru

For the best seat on your upcoming flight use SeatGuru By Annabel Fuller When looking for flight options between Australia and Europe, a direct route is hard to come by.  Flights between the continents come in various lengths, miles and hours; none of which appear...

How To Not Get Kicked Off Your Flight!

How To Not Get Kicked Off Your Flight!

Flying should be simple. But for some air travel etiquette is forgotten the second they enter the terminal. The team at CT uncovered the most common reasons people are kicked from their flights. So next time you’re thinking of packing that wheel of cheese or joining...

Cruising Tips from a Royal Caribbean Expert

Cruising Tips from a Royal Caribbean Expert

We recently spoke to Royal Caribbean expert, Matt Hochberg to bring you his top cruising tips. By Annabel Fuller   In a cruising career spanning over 20 years, Royal Caribbean Blog founder Matt Hochberg has sailed more times than most. Whether his voyage is long...

Avoid These European Scams!

Avoid These European Scams!

Hold on to your hard-earned money but avoiding these common European scams By Annabel Fuller A European Getaway has become a rite of passage for school leavers ready to explore the world. But it’s not just backpackers, Europe has become a hub, for travellers of all...