After sitting on a park bench at Dar airport all night, I was allowed to go inside the airport. That didn't mean I could get a ticket. The counter took another hour to open. When it finally did, I checked in, passed through security, and made my way to the lounge.
There was not an efficient route on Star Alliance from ZNZ to CPT. The easiest way was to fly through Dar es Salaam.
After getting through the bumpy trails that wind through this village, the DoubleTree reveals itself. It is situated right on the beach with many restaurants and bars within walking distance.
For this trip, I booked the Park Hyatt months in advance to make sure that I received a suite upgrade. That was not the problem with my stay. The issue was that the hotel is located in Stone Town, a two hour drive from the best beaches of Zanzibar.
The Kenya Airways NBO-ZNZ Flight Review is part of the South America & Africa Points Heist Trip Report. I used my Air France points to book my flight from Nairobi to Zanzibar aboard Kenya Airways. It...
If you have a late night international flight out of Nairobi, head to Terminal, 1A and the Turkish Airways Lounge, part of the Priority Pass network. Although the place is jam packed, it does have plenty of food choices including delicious samosas and a generous serving of alcohol including my favorite Guinness Extra Stout and Kenya's own, and my favorite, Tusker beer.
Maasai Mara to Amboseli is part of the South America & Africa Points Heist Trip Report. If you're looking to see another one of Kenya's great national parks, might I suggest breaking up the trip...
Jambo! And welcome to Keekorok Safari Lodge, one of the best hotels on planet earth.