From time to time, I will search for a particular flight only to find an interesting route or abnormality, and this happened when I was trying to figure out how I would fly home from East Africa, in particular, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Ethiopian Airlines operates a flight from Addis Ababa to Washington Dulles (and JFK) with a stop in Lome, Togo, and I flew it. This is my 18 hour … [Read more...] about My 18 Hour Odd Business Class Experience: A Stop in Lome, Togo?
I am always excited to check out the primary hub lounge for flag carriers. After concluding my East Africa trip, I flew Ethiopian Airlines back to the U.S., so I wanted to check out the Ethiopian Cloud Nine Business Class Lounge in Addis Ababa. The lounge is not only massive in size but offers a variety of seating options and plenty of food choices while you wait for your … [Read more...] about Review: Ethiopian Cloud Nine Business Class Lounge
Whenever I get the opportunity to fly on a plane, I am on cloud nine regardless of what cabin I am flying in. However, when flying in business or first class, I am ecstatic and count down the seconds until my flight. Returning from my recent trip to East Africa, I was fortunate enough to fly Ethiopian B787-8 Cloud Nine Business Class ADD-IAD. It was an exciting flight, for … [Read more...] about Review: Ethiopian B787-8 Cloud Nine Business Class ADD-IAD
Flight delays happen too frequently if I am being honest, and I have my fair share of them. However, earlier this summer, I had the weirdest flight delay involving rerouted flights when flying from Kilimanjaro, Tanzania, to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Here’s what happened: This article is part of my Trip Report: Starting Summer in East Africa including: Preface On … [Read more...] about The Weirdest Flight Delay I Have Ever Had…