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South African Review Business Class A320 and A340 Nairobi (NBO) to Mauritius (MRU) via Johannesburg (JNB)

South African Review Business Class  A320 and A340 Nairobi (NBO) to Mauritius (MRU) via Johannesburg (JNB)

I had been on the exact same flight from Nairobi to Johannesburg a few years ago before my doomed flight to Dakar. I got to the airport early (Nairobi traffic is very unpredictable) but check-in was deserted with a very efficient agent completing my check-in in seconds. Immigration was deserted too and moments later, I […]

Posted on November 7, 2018 by in Travel Deals, Turkish Airlines Review

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Cathay Pacific Business Class Review Johannesburg (JNB) to Hong Kong (HKG) and Shongololo Lounge Review

Cathay Pacific Business Class Review Johannesburg (JNB) to Hong Kong (HKG) and Shongololo Lounge Review

Cathay Pacific has had a long-standing service to and from South African’s largest city and I was curious to try out the long flight over the Indian Ocean to Hong Kong. The flight does not feature a first class anymore, but is run in a three-cabin configuration (economy, premium economy and business). It now features the new […]

Posted on February 18, 2017 by in Airline Reviews, Cathay Pacific Reviews

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Mango Economy Review Cape Town (CPT) to Johannesburg (JNB) and Bidvest Premier Lounge Review

Mango Economy Review Cape Town (CPT) to Johannesburg (JNB) and Bidvest Premier Lounge Review

Mango is the low-cost South African Airways subsidiary that serves mostly Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban. The Cape Town to Johannesburg route is highly competitive and there are several airlines with a regular daily service right now. I paid $70 per ticket for the one-way flight with Mango. As at Johannesburg Airport, I used the […]

Posted on February 15, 2017 by in Airline Reviews

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My Favorite 15 Things to do in Namibia – Windhoek, Walvis Bay & Swakopmund

My Favorite 15 Things to do in Namibia – Windhoek, Walvis Bay & Swakopmund

My Favorite 15 Things to do in Namibia – Understand This was my first time in Namibia – an enormous country twice the size of California and with just 2 million citizens. Namibia is located northwest of South Africa. It is a former German colony and still has many Germanic roots and signs, though English […]

Posted on January 26, 2017 by in Things to Do (City Guides), TOP Travel Destinations

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TAP Portugal Economy Class Review Dakar (DKR) to Lisbon (LIS) and on to Marrakech (RAK), TP1480 / TP1451

TAP Portugal Economy Class Review Dakar (DKR) to Lisbon (LIS) and on to Marrakech (RAK), TP1480 / TP1451

Book your flight on TAP Portugal here. Trip Index (what we have published so far): South African Premium Lounge Baobab Review Johannesburg Airport (JNB) Awesome Indian/Pakistani Cuisine in Nairobi at Hashmi Barbeque Photo Review Lisbon, Portugal 15 awesome things to do in Stone Town, Zanzibar – or is this the best island in the Indian […]

Posted on March 27, 2015 by in Airline Reviews

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Goree Island (Île de Gorée) Dakar Review

Goree Island (Île de Gorée) Dakar Review

Trip Index (what we have published so far): Photo Review Protea Hotel Transit Johannesburg Airport (Terminal A) South African Premium Lounge Baobab Review Johannesburg Airport (JNB) Awesome Indian/Pakistani Cuisine in Nairobi at Hashmi Barbeque Photo Review Lisbon, Portugal 15 awesome things to do in Stone Town, Zanzibar – or is this the best island in […]

Posted on March 26, 2015 by in TOP Travel Destinations

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TAP Premium Lounge at Lisbon Airport Review

TAP Premium Lounge at Lisbon Airport Review

Did you know that you can access 700+ lounges worldwide with prioritypass.com? Trip Index (what we have published so far): South African Business Class Review Johannesburg (JNB) to Dakar (DKR) SA 207, A330 Photo Review Protea Hotel Transit Johannesburg Airport (Terminal A) South African Premium Lounge Baobab Review Johannesburg Airport (JNB) Awesome Indian/Pakistani Cuisine in […]

Posted on March 26, 2015 by in Airline Reviews

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Photo Review Jardin Majorelle Marrakech, Morrocco

Photo Review Jardin Majorelle Marrakech, Morrocco

Trip Index (what we have published so far): Photo Review Radisson Blu Hotel Dakar, Senegal South African Business Class Review Johannesburg (JNB) to Dakar (DKR) SA 207, A330 Photo Review Protea Hotel Transit Johannesburg Airport (Terminal A) South African Premium Lounge Baobab Review Johannesburg Airport (JNB) Awesome Indian/Pakistani Cuisine in Nairobi at Hashmi Barbeque Photo […]

Posted on March 25, 2015 by in TOP Travel Destinations

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Photo Review Lisbon, Portugal

Photo Review Lisbon, Portugal

Trip Index (what we have published so far): 13 things to do in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and what to expect in this crazy town Prison Island – Probably the best thing to do when in Stone Town, Zanzibar! (See the giant turtles, the old prison and snorkel the clear waters) Wonderful tandoori in Zanzibar – […]

Posted on March 22, 2015 by in TOP Travel Destinations

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South African Business Class Review Johannesburg (JNB) to Dakar (DKR) SA 207, A330

South African Business Class Review Johannesburg (JNB) to Dakar (DKR) SA 207, A330

Book your flight on South African Airways here. Trip Index (what we have published so far): Discover stunning Ethiopian coffee at To.Mo.Ca Coffee, Addis Ababa Radisson Blu Hotel Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Review Taste wonderful Ethiopian cuisine at Lucy (next to the Ethiopian National Museum) Even more incredible Ethiopian cuisine – enter Kategna Restaurant in Addis […]

Posted on March 18, 2015 by in Airline Reviews

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Photo Review Radisson Blu Hotel Dakar, Senegal

Photo Review Radisson Blu Hotel Dakar, Senegal

Book the Radisson Blu Hotel Dakar here. Trip Index (what we have published so far): Why see the Addis Mercato in Addis Ababa? Or how to not get scammed in Addis… Discover stunning Ethiopian coffee at To.Mo.Ca Coffee, Addis Ababa Radisson Blu Hotel Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Review Taste wonderful Ethiopian cuisine at Lucy (next to […]

Posted on March 17, 2015 by in Hotel Reviews

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South African Airways Regional Business Class Review Nairobi (NBO) to Johannesburg (JNB) A320

South African Airways Regional Business Class Review Nairobi (NBO) to Johannesburg (JNB) A320

Book your flight on South African Airways here. Trip Index (what we have published so far): Great Ethiopian cuisine at Yeshi Buna, Addis Ababa Why see the Addis Mercato in Addis Ababa? Or how to not get scammed in Addis… Discover stunning Ethiopian coffee at To.Mo.Ca Coffee, Addis Ababa Radisson Blu Hotel Addis Ababa, Ethiopia […]

Posted on March 16, 2015 by in Airline Reviews

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