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Forum: Africa
Oct 20, 20, 2:09 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 1,609
Posted By FlyingFrZ

Thank you for the heads up about Jabari. ...

Thank you for the heads up about Jabari.

What we are looking at now is

2 Nights Highlands
3 Nights Sayari/Namiri
3 Nights Mwiba

​​​​​​We might do an overnight in Nairobi at Giraffe...
Forum: Africa
Oct 20, 20, 8:14 am
Replies: 35
Views: 1,609
Posted By FlyingFrZ

What I was told is that currently the land border...

What I was told is that currently the land border crossing post is closed so I wouldn't be able to clear immigration to cross into Kenya.

I can fly direct from JRO to Wilson, but I think I'll...
Forum: Africa
Oct 19, 20, 1:20 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 1,609
Posted By FlyingFrZ

What about Asilia Sayari? Will it be dead...

What about Asilia Sayari?

Will it be dead game wise in mid-Feb, or will there be a good amount of resident animals still around?
Forum: Africa
Oct 18, 20, 7:25 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 1,609
Posted By FlyingFrZ

The PCR test in Tanzania wasn't an issue, it was...

The PCR test in Tanzania wasn't an issue, it was taking another test on arrival and having to stay in our hotel in Kigali until the results came in. If I am not mistaken, Kenya only requires a neg...
Forum: Africa
Oct 18, 20, 1:05 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 1,609
Posted By FlyingFrZ

Thank you. We are very excited :) Since we...

Thank you. We are very excited :)

Since we are skipping Rwanda, I was curious if you had any thoughts on either extending our time in Tanzania at the asilia namiri camp, or heading to Kenya for...
Forum: Africa
Oct 17, 20, 1:29 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 1,609
Posted By FlyingFrZ

We did indeed use Chris :) Thank you for the...

We did indeed use Chris :)

Thank you for the recommendation.
Forum: Africa
Oct 17, 20, 12:50 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 1,609
Posted By FlyingFrZ

Thank you everyone for the wonderful advice. ...

Thank you everyone for the wonderful advice.

After speaking with many of the recommended organizations, we ended up two nights at the Asilia Highlands and four nights at the Mwiba Lodge. We will...
Forum: Africa
Oct 15, 20, 9:55 am
Replies: 35
Views: 1,609
Posted By FlyingFrZ

The price for sanctuary was the same as Bushtops...

The price for sanctuary was the same as Bushtops and serian, but those had the private game drives already included.
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I'm strongly leaning toward booking Bushtops. Best rooms I've seen apart...
Forum: Africa
Oct 14, 20, 9:02 am
Replies: 35
Views: 1,609
Posted By FlyingFrZ

This will be our first time in Tanzania so we...

This will be our first time in Tanzania so we will definitely stay a night or two around the crater. I was looking at Gibbs Farm, but Asilia highlands looks really interesting as well. How would...
Forum: Africa
Oct 12, 20, 3:02 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 1,609
Posted By FlyingFrZ

Thank you for the tips on the bugs. I am sure...

Thank you for the tips on the bugs. I am sure being summer, they will be quite a nuisance :/

I was curious if Singita or andBeyond are worth considering?
Forum: Africa
Oct 12, 20, 11:06 am
Replies: 35
Views: 1,609
Posted By FlyingFrZ

Thank you Mr. Beal for your input. ​​​​​​ I...

Thank you Mr. Beal for your input.
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I have contacted several of the various organizations recommended. Pricing seems similar for Serian, roving bushtops, sanctuary, and asilia. Are the...
Oct 12, 20, 7:51 am
Replies: 18
Views: 4,985
Posted By FlyingFrZ

Aren't we already spending every day doing this :p

Aren't we already spending every day doing this :p
Oct 11, 20, 1:06 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 4,985
Posted By FlyingFrZ

Thanks :) Will be about 48hrs in the air...

Thanks :)

Will be about 48hrs in the air with QR J rt
Forum: Africa
Oct 10, 20, 11:28 am
Replies: 35
Views: 1,609
Posted By FlyingFrZ

I am in no way a supporter of trophy hunting. A...

I am in no way a supporter of trophy hunting. A pointless practice IMO.

I personally do not see an ethical issue staying at Mwiba. If I can support an operation currently working towards...
Replies: 86
Views: 15,230
Posted By FlyingFrZ

Just got back home from a lovely trip abroad. Two...

Just got back home from a lovely trip abroad. Two of us flew FRA-LAX in F. FRA transfer was fairly uneventful. No time for a lounge visit.

​​​First class had 6 PAX total but J and Y were pretty...
Forum: Africa
Oct 8, 20, 6:45 am
Replies: 35
Views: 1,609
Posted By FlyingFrZ

Thank you both for the input. Very insightful. ...

Thank you both for the input. Very insightful.

The Mwiba Lodge looks phenomenal, but will run close to $2k USD per person per night :eek:

How many nights should we allocate at this property?...
Forum: Africa
Sep 30, 20, 10:48 pm
Replies: 35
Views: 1,609
Posted By FlyingFrZ

February Serengeti Safari Advice

Planning to fly into JRO early February for a 5-6 day safari.

From what I have read, it seems I should stick to the Southwestern portion of the park, as well as near Lake Ndutu.

What luxury...
Sep 28, 20, 8:38 pm
Replies: 42
Views: 2,963
Posted By FlyingFrZ

Thanks for all the insight :) Ill stick to...

Thanks for all the insight :)

Ill stick to AA for now
Sep 26, 20, 7:05 pm
Replies: 42
Views: 2,963
Posted By FlyingFrZ

Personally, I tend to fly paid J internationally....

Personally, I tend to fly paid J internationally.

Domestically, I primarily fly out of LAX in Y and go for an upgrade.

The dust has to settle with Alaska fully joining OW to see the new...
Sep 26, 20, 3:03 pm
Replies: 42
Views: 2,963
Posted By FlyingFrZ

I should have been more specific. I was...

I should have been more specific.

I was referring to crediting and earning status with Alaska Mileage Plan over AA Advantage
Sep 26, 20, 11:09 am
Replies: 42
Views: 2,963
Posted By FlyingFrZ

Anyone Jumping Ship from AAdvantage FFP to Alaska Mileage Plan?

I'm considering it with AS joining OW.

For me, the biggest advantage AA had was OW first class lounge access. I'm assuming Alaska will have the same access?
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Would love to hear fellow...
Sep 24, 20, 6:35 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 4,985
Posted By FlyingFrZ

Very nice catch. Was able to rebook...

Very nice catch.

Was able to rebook LAX-JRO/CPT-LAX for $2648.55 on Amex IAP.
Sep 24, 20, 9:09 am
Replies: 18
Views: 4,985
Posted By FlyingFrZ

Thanks for clarifying I wasnt aware QR had...

Thanks for clarifying

I wasnt aware QR had lie flats on that plane :)
Sep 23, 20, 11:11 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 4,985
Posted By FlyingFrZ

Yes, but if I'm not mistaken, it's currently only...

Yes, but if I'm not mistaken, it's currently only for flights booked in 2020.

This price also is working for LAX - NBO, but the DOH-NBO leg is 6+ hrs in an A320 :/
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Sep 23, 20, 6:14 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 4,985
Posted By FlyingFrZ

Just booked through AMEX IAP for $2644 Feb next...

Just booked through AMEX IAP for $2644 Feb next year.

Also for what its worth, the DOH-JRO-DOH flights are currently on a non-qsuites 787. The JRO-DOH leg also stops in DAR
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