What’s it like to fly Emirates Airlines in economy between Seattle and Africa, with a layover at the Dubai International Airport Hotel, Terminal 3?
How to get from Johannesburg to Pemba and the off-the-beaten-path luxury resorts in northern Mozambique? Here’s our LAM review. Expect delays and an overnight in Maputo if you fly LAM.
Our heads spin dizzily on the Flam Railway, rated one of “the world’s most incredible train journeys,” as we take in postcard-worthy views of storybook houses, tumbling waterfalls and craggy mountains.
We’re not often impressed by economy airline service. But EVA Air was a bargain and pleasant to fly on 2 international trips. Here’s our EVA Air review, starting with the free hot ginger tea at the check-in gate.
The luxury Blue Train in South Africa caught our eye. Sip champagne? Nosh on oysters? Watch the Karoo landscape roll by? Sign us up.
“Why do you fly on Alaska Airlines?” we’re asked when flying to Mexico from Canada. Because it’s cheap. Yes, flights are longer because of the U.S. layover. The Priority Pass lounge access helps.
Going to South Africa on safari? Perhaps visiting Capetown and wine country too? Direct non-stop flights on South African Airways between New York and Johannesburg are the most convenient.