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(Updated in 2018) My favorite 11 Things to do Kathmandu, Nepal and beyond

(Updated in 2018) My favorite 11 Things to do Kathmandu, Nepal and beyond

My Favorite 8 Things to Do in Kathmandu, Nepal — Understand Kathmandu is the gateway to the magnificent Himalaya Mountains. There is almost no way to avoid Kathmandu before you head to Mount Everest or the Annapurna region. Since my last visit, a lot has happened in Kathmandu—the earthquake destroyed a huge amount of the […]

Posted on November 9, 2018 by in Things to Do (City Guides), TOP Travel Destinations

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Jet Airways Economy Review New Delhi (DEL) to Kathmandu (KTM) (and return) B737, ITC Lounge Review DEL, Executive Lounge Review KTM

Jet Airways Economy Review New Delhi (DEL) to Kathmandu (KTM) (and return) B737, ITC Lounge Review DEL, Executive Lounge Review KTM

The day before my outbound travel to Kathmandu, Jet Airways had just announced the possible shutdown of the airline if employees did not start taking concessions. However, operations seemingly weren’t affected (as far as I could tell). Jet Airways operates from New Delhi’s Terminal 3, which is a new world of Indian aviation and looks more […]

Posted on September 2, 2018 by in Airline Reviews, Priority Pass Lounges

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Hyatt Regency Kathmandu Review

Hyatt Regency Kathmandu Review

The Hyatt Regency Kathmandu sits in a lovely green oasis to the east of the downtown area of Kathmandu. Without traffic, it is just 10 minutes from Kathmandu International Airport. Check-in was quick and efficient. I currently have no Hyatt status so wasn’t expecting much but the room we received had a lovely view and […]

Posted on August 19, 2018 by in Hotel Reviews, World of Hyatt

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Fairfield Kathmandu?!, Level launches operations, Jetsmarter a fraud?!, Air France’s confusing Business Class seats, Delta launches Seoul, good XL Airways fares to Paris, 25% transfer bonus at Lifemiles

Fairfield Kathmandu?!, Level launches operations, Jetsmarter a fraud?!, Air France’s confusing Business Class seats, Delta launches Seoul, good XL Airways fares to Paris, 25% transfer bonus at Lifemiles

– would you expect a Fairfield by Marriott hotel in Kathmandu, Nepal? I would not but there it is with rates under $100 or 15,000 points – Level – the new IAG low cost airline has started operations with their inaugural flight to Los Angeles – the rumors have been flying for weeks that Jetsmarter […]

Posted on June 4, 2017 by in Air France, Air France/KLM Flying Blue

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The TOP 10 most dangerous and adventurous trips

The TOP 10 most dangerous and adventurous trips

Have you done everything – been everywhere – and are looking for an adventure? Here are some challenges for you. 1) Overland from Luanda (Angola) to Kinshasa (DRC) The Democratic Republic of Congo is often considered to be the most dangerous part of Africa (besides Mogadishu). Your challenge however will be to fly into LAD […]

Posted on September 9, 2015 by in TOP Travel Destinations

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An introduction to Air China – Phoenix Miles, Award Chart, Award Availability, Fuel Surcharges & Destinations

An introduction to Air China – Phoenix Miles, Award Chart, Award Availability, Fuel Surcharges & Destinations

Airline Name: Air China Frequent-flyer program: Phoenix Miles Phoenix Miles is the frequent-flyer program of Air China and these subsidiaries: – Air China Cargo – Shenzhen Airlines – Air Macau – Dalian Airlines – Beijing Airlines Alliance: Star Alliance Award Chart Phoenix Miles Award Chart on Air China and Star Alliance are separate animals. The […]

Posted on August 31, 2014 by in Travel Deals

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An introduction to Thai Airways – Royal Orchid Plus, Award Chart, Award Availability, Fuel Surcharges & Destinations

An introduction to Thai Airways – Royal Orchid Plus, Award Chart, Award Availability, Fuel Surcharges & Destinations

Airline Name: Thai Airways Frequent-flyer program: Royal Orchid Plus Royal Orchid Plus is the primary loyalty program of Thai Airways and this subsidiary: Thai Smile Alliance: Star Alliance Award Chart Current award chart: Award chart from 1st September 2014: Partners Thai Airways is partnered with Star Alliance members. Fuel surcharges applied? Fuel surcharges are applied […]

Posted on July 23, 2014 by in Airline Reviews, Travel Deals

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