2015 Tokyo/BKK/Sydney Trip

9 July – 15 August, 2015

Total:

$2,129.13 (credit card)
$265 AUD (cash)
160,000 UA miles
100,000 Club Carlson points
48,000 HHonor points

2015-tokyo_sydney

Plane Ticket

Chicago O’Hare (ORD) -> Tokyo Narita (NRT): Economy Class on ANA
Tokyo Narita -> Bangkok (BKK): Economy Class on ANA
Bangkok (BKK) -> Sydney (SYD): Economy Class on Thai Airways
Sydney (SYD) -> San Francisco (SFO) -> Chicago O’Hare (ORD) -> Indianapolis (IND): Economy Class (Free Economy+) on United Airlines
160,000 MileagePlus + $314.00 tax/fee

Sydney (SYD) -> Cairns (CNS) -> Sydney (SYD): Economy Class on Tigerair Australia
$293.79 (390 AUD)

Hotel

Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Sydney (7-8, 12-14 Aug): Atrium Room (Free upgrade to Studio Spa Suite)
100,000 Club Carlson points (Free one night from Club Carlson credit card)
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cairns (9-12 Mar: Standard Room (Free upgrade to Deluxe Room with Ocean View)
48,000 HHonor points + $122.57 ($165.40 AUD)

Car Rental

Budget (West Lafayete -> ORD) (Minivan upgraded to Full size SUV) (9 Jul)
$126.53 [$77.17 after cost sharing including fuel]
Hertz (Cairns) (11 Aug)
$70.43 ($93.52 AUD, including $29.09 AUD Maximum cover excess reduction) + $23.63 fuel
Hertz (IND -> West Lafayette)
$21.66 + $7.15 fuel

Attraction

Featherdale Widelife Park
$43.27 ($59 AUD)
Sydney Sea Life Aquarium
$41.68 ($56 AUD, from full price of $80 AUD through ourdeal)
Daintree Ferry
$18.60 ($25 AUD)
Great Barrier Reef Tour
Seastar Cruise: $266.99 ($390 AUD)
http://www.seastarcruises.com.au

Transportation

Taxi from SYD Airport: $58 AUD
Taxi from CNS Airport: $25 AUD
Taxi to CNS Airport: $19 AUD
Opal card: $14.66 ($20 AUD) + $20 AUD Refill
uber: $11.65 ($15.76 AUD including $50 AUD Free Credit)

Food and Grocery
$120.28 ($162.25 AUD)

Shopping
$165.03 ($222.57 AUD)

SIM Card
Optus SIM card + $10 AUD Refill x2: $16.33 ($22 AUD)

VISA and Medical Examination
$521.90

Others
$143 AUD (cash)

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