Blog: 2017

Nobody wants to find out their flight is delayed or worse, they’ve been ‘kicked off’ of the plane they’re booked on. This is called Denied Boarding and happens when a flight is oversold and the number of passengers exceeds the number of seats on a flight. There are two kinds of denied boarding: voluntary and involuntary. Voluntary boarding...
So you are on your way to a wonderful holiday destination waiting to board with your three kids in tow. Your nerves are shattered because you have just arrived at the airport and already they are running up and down the escalators. “Run you think to yourself, run all that energy out.” You’ve done this before and you know there will be stares,...
The world today is a global village and studying overseas is becoming more and more appealing to high school graduates. And why not? Earning your degree while traveling to new places sounds brilliant. Many students who plan to study overseas will not only leave their country of birth for the first time, but also fly in an aeroplane for the very...
The fear of flying is called Aviophobia, and it is estimated that around 30-50% of people suffer from it at some point in their life. The intensity and cause of aviophobia differs from person to person. Some might be afraid of being in a tight space high up in the air.  Some people fear that they will get sick and even vomit. Those with...
With the excitement of booking and buying that flight to Cape Town to visit your family, friends or partner, it’s easy to get caught up and forget the read the fine print associated with your travel. However, important information about your baggage, fare, and what is available should the airline encounter a problem are all included in the fine...

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