Time Out Melbourne

 You live in hope, right? Here's how to make it happen

1. Travel solo – double upgrades are rare.

2. Otherwise, book your flight the old-fashioned way – through a travel agent – and tell them it’s your honeymoon. Ask them to note that on the booking.

3. Be a member of the airline’s frequent flyer scheme.

4. Dress well. Look like you belong in First Class. (FC passengers love a Birkenstock with a linen pant – oh yes they do.)

5. Check in as early as possible.

6. Smile, joke: make the person at the desk feel happy and appreciated.

7. Ask – not guiltily, but openly and positively.

Sign up to our monthly Travel newsletter

Updated on 19 Dec 2012.

Coburg Night Market

Coburg Night Market

Friday nights in Coburg are all about live music, artisan stalls and tasty food

Readers' comments, reviews, hints and pictures

Community guidelines

blog comments powered by Disqus

Get the Time Out weekend planner. Straight to your inbox, every Thursday.
Read more