By Jill Innamorati-Varley
Passengers are being offered discounted airfares by Emirates to Europe, with first-class and business-class airfares on sale.
The special new premium fares are available through online travel agent, Direct Flights International. The First and Business Class deals are on sale until November 15 for travel until March 31, 2009.
Flights apply from Brisbane, Perth, Melbourne and Sydney to 23 cities across Europe. Destinations include London, Rome and Moscow, with business class fares starting from $7535 return including taxes. First Class return fares are priced from $10,012 return, taxes included.
First Class passengers typically dine on wild Iranian caviar, stir fried lobster and smoked tangerine, with both first- and business-class passengers offered complimentary chauffeur-driven transfers to and from the airport.
Business Class passengers enjoy lie-flat beds while First Class guests have ‘private suites’ that boast a personal mini bar, closet, vanity desk, widescreen LCD screen and a secluded lie-flat bed.
To ensure customers have all documentation and information they need for their trip, Direct Flights also provides a new one-stop-shop travel advisory service — ‘Know Before You Go’ — that offers online information on visas, health/vaccinations, security and weather.
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