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Learning to Leave Again


As the world slowly starts to open up again, Aussie travellers are going to be curious just how easy it is to fly internationally in the post-COVID era. Here two Traveltalk writers reveal their adventures when going overseas, with somewhat different experiences.

THERE’S A famous English proverb which states good things come to those who wait.

Having waited 30 months to travel internationally, I kind of expected to win the lottery!

Fortunately, a trip to South Africa was the next best thing, yet even then the fates appeared to be conspiring against me, writes Jon Underwood.
My flight from Sydney to Johannesburg was postponed for 24 hours because of a fuel shortage caused by the terrible floods afflicting Durban. But what’s one day when you’ve waited almost 1,000 to fly?

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Published: 7 June 2022

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