Now travelers can “earn and burn” Alaska Air miles on Condor. I’m a big fan of both airlines, especially in the summertime when Condor flies nonstop from Anchorage/Fairbanks/Whitehorse to Frankfurt (starting May 16, 2017). RIGHT NOW, you can start earning miles on Alaska. From Anchorage to Frankfurt, it’s 4,660 miles nonstop. Travelers in coach will […]
Hong Kong is a great city with a colorful heritage. It’s a city of traders, of diplomats, of financiers. When I was there last week (the last stop on my #RushAroundTheWorldTour2017 ), I ran into Amy Overy of Hong Kong Greeters. She and I started corresponding after my first visit last April. Amy specializes in small tours of the city–showing off the lesser-known sites and catering to her guests’ special interests. We walked, took the ferry, the subway and the elevators up to the tallest building in town. Check out the pics. Also, here’s a link to the story I did for the Alaska Dispatch News on Hong Kong, plus a trip to Indonesia to see our former exchange student.