Tag : Travel News Uganda

Etihad Airways Wins Second Prestigious Crystal Cabin Award

Etihad Airways has won the coveted 2016 Crystal Cabin Award in the new ‘Cabin Concepts’ category for its Boeing 787 First Class cabin, featuring the airline’s new First Suites, unique to its Dreamliner fleet. The ceremony was held last night in Hamburg, Germany,…

April 6, 2016

Emirates extends online check-in to 48 hours before departure

Emirates has extended its online check-in to 48 hours before departure, from 24 hours, effective immediately. Customers around the world can check in online on both desktop and mobile devices from 48 hours to 90 minutes before flight departure. The increased lead time…

March 30, 2016

6 Ways to deal with Jetlag

Traveling is such a fun experience but can be very hectic especially if you are a flyer moving from one time zone to another. The tiring effect on your body usually leads to jet lag. Jet lag can be simply explained as…

March 22, 2016

Top Travel Apps To Make Planning Your Next Trip Easy

2016 is not the year to slacken, it is the year to go and explore the world and jump out of your comfort zone, discover new things. It does not have to be all over the world, but your immediate environment. There…

March 15, 2016

Ladies, here are tips on how to keep safe when you travel alone.

Over the years, there has been an increase in the number of women traveling alone all over the world. For women traveling to new locations there are a number of things you have to consider especially if you do not know about…

March 9, 2016

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Emirates offers tempting fares to Ugandan travelers.

Emirates, a global connector of people and places, is offering Uganda travelers major discounts on Business Class and Economy Class fares to a range of exciting destinations around the world. Starting February, Emirates will be offering improved fares to customers travelling to…

February 22, 2016

Emirates launches new toys for young travelers.

Emirates has released its newest range of toys, the Fly with Me Animals for infants and toddlers and specially designed Fly with Me Lonely Planet activity bags for those aged between six and 12 years old. The new toys are now available…

February 1, 2016

Emirates Group Releases 5th Annual Environmental Report

The Emirates Group, comprising Emirates airline and dnata, has released its fifth annual environmental report for 2014-15. Audited by Pricewaterhouse Coopers, the report presents environmental performance data across a range of activities including airline operations, dnata’s cargo and ground handling businesses and…

January 28, 2016

Here’s what makes Mbale a great holiday destination.

Located in the East of Uganda, Mbale is a bustling town towered over by the mighty Mountain Elgon one of the biggest extinct volcanoes in Uganda. Mbale has a population of over 700, 000 people minus those that are always coming, leaving and…

January 27, 2016

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Emirates Expands Switzerland Operation, Adds Second Daily Service to Geneva

Emirates announced the expansion of its operation in Switzerland with the addition of a second daily service to Geneva effective 1st June 2016. The second daily flight will double capacity on the route and represents an overall increase of 26% for Emirates…

January 18, 2016