JOHANNESBURG. 22 August 2017.South African Airways (SAA) would like to advise its customers of its decision to cancel flights to and from Johannesburg and Hong KongInternational Airport due to bad weather caused byTyphoon Hato.
“We have taken a decision to cancel our flights between the two cities due to unfavourable weather in the form of Typhoon Hato,” said SAA Spokesperson, Tlali Tlali.
The following SAA flights to and from Hong Kong International Airport will be cancelled.
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If you’re shopping for holidays (or just dreaming about exotic lands and far-flung places), look no further than Sawubona’s current list of fabulous global destinations, hotels and eateries. Take your pick!
1.The Knickerbocker Hotel, New York
The iconic landmark that is The Knickerbocker Hotel is close to Bryant Park and since it’s right on Times Square, it’s the perfect pre- or post-Broadway dinner spot. Charlie Palmer at the Knick serves everything from a classic steak frites to a nicoise salad. The views alone are worth staying the night.
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