Low cost airlines have become extremely popular in Asia with the proliferation of newer companies bringing travellers great prices across the region. However, they can come with complicated fees, expensive penalties and complex regulations. Follow this handy guide to avoid these charges to discover how to travel low cost in Asia. Did you know that you can be charged up to 40,000 Vietnamese dong per kilogram of overweight baggage? Some airlines even charge you to book your flight by phone, reserving your seats via a call centre can incur a charge of up to $30 in Australia. Today being aware of your chosen low-cost carriers’ fees and charges is extremely important.
If Chefchaouen is Morocco’s Blue City then Marrakesh is the Red City and its beating heart and soul. With an Arabian mysticism and African fascination, there are many wonderful places to visit in Marrakesh. A city often mistaken for the capital of Morocco (it’s not, Rabat is) Marrakesh is one of the most exciting destinations in the world, and it’s less than a four-hour flight from the UK. As soon as you arrive, your senses are filled with the sights, sounds and sweet smells of this unmistakeable city which refuses to be forgotten in a hurry. As the Atlas Mountains loom over the spice and souk filled Djemaa el-Fna, expect to enjoy a thriving art scene while you sit back, relax and sip on a sweet mint tea in a café.