When you’re travelling with a family of 5 like us you tend to rely on the budget airlines. These airlines have made air travel accessible to a lot more people and we have certainly taken advantage of that. The thing with budget airlines is that there is no flexibility, its their way or the highway.

So why are we pre-purchasing seats on budget airlines? What happens if we stop?

Every one you speak to in Australia has an opinion on tigerair, some are good some are not so good and I wonder what people are basing these opinions on.  A lot of people say they’ve never flown with them and never will!  Why I ask, a friend of a friend flew with them years ago and their flight got cancelled and they got stranded and couldn’t get home.  Really I ask, has that not happened on any other flights in Australia?  In 2004 Craig and I and…