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I'm Patrick, your Irish guide to the skies and beyond. With 58 countries visited, my journeys have taken me from busy economy to fabulous first-class.
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The domestic Australian airline market is pretty crowded and Virgin Australia has carved out a pretty decent reputation. It's up against Qantas, Jetstar, Rex and newcomers like Bonza. Virgin Australia operates out of 3 main hubs: Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane, serving 32 destinations with a …Read more
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