FX Excursions

FX Excursions offers the chance for once-in-a-lifetime experiences in destinations around the world.

Africa

Destinations / Africa
Nov 10, 2019

Under $100: Durban, South Africa

Durban might not be the largest city in South Africa, but it rivals Cape Town in terms of historical significance and global appeal.

United Continues Its Global Expansion

United Airlines keeps soaring to new heights, recently announcing another expansion of its leading global route network. The airline added new non-stop flights between Newark (EWR) and Marrakesh (RAK), Morocco; Tokyo (NRT) and Cebu (CEB), Philippines; and Houston (IAH) and Medellin (MDE), Colombia. That’s not all: United also plans to increase flights to popular worldwide destinations including Hong Kong (HKG); Seoul (INC), South Korea; and Porto (OPO), Portugal. Following the recent agreement to increase flights between the U.S. and Chinese governments, the airline now adds four weekly flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Shanghai (PVG).

Destinations / Africa
Sep 30, 2019

Under $100: Accra, Ghana

Skip breakfast and get brunch at Burger and Relish restaurant in Accra. This trendy burger bar has great music and a menu that includes favorites such as avocado toast and stuffed French toast. The restaurant opens at noon almost every day so it's perfect for those skipping breakfast and going straight to brunch. Prices range $12–20.

Destinations / Africa
Sep 26, 2019

Under $100: Cape Town

Cape Town serves as the legislative capital of South Africa. Located near Cape of Good Hope, there is plenty to do in the city on a budget.

Taiwan Tourism Introduces New Waves of Wonder Identity

Waves of Wonder, the new brand slogan for Taiwan Tourism, captures the essence of seasonal travel across Taiwan. Travelers interested in visiting Taiwan can learn more through an animated short film and promotional song. As travel to Taiwan surges post-pandemic and Taipei Taoyuan International Airport expands operations, tourism in the country delivers a richer array of travel experiences as it innovates toward sustainability and digitization.

Destinations / Africa
Sep 10, 2019

Under $100: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Dar es Salaam means “place of peace” in Arabic, but Tanzania’s largest city is a bustling metropolis rich with culture and incredible experiences. While not exactly cheap, a visit can certainly be affordable, and done for less than $100.