Grounded since March 2019 in the wake of twin airline disasters, the world's fleet of Boeing 737 aircraft has been biding its time.
Sydney-based writer and photographer, Michael Gebicki has been writing travel articles since 1982 and is Traveller's resident Tripologist.
Here are some of the countries that have recently made it easier to visit.
It's a largely a European phenomenon, and there are reasons why it has become vogue among eco-crusaders there.
No-one shouts a welcome quite like Japanese restaurants.
On the hunt for the best tapas? Check the floor rather than the tables.
If it looks too good to be true then it probably is.
There are good reasons why there's a push for aircraft engines continue to deliver better fuel efficiency.
A family member just paid $180 for an electronic visa for India. The correct price should be $80.
Bondi-friendly body art does not tend to go over too well in Japan.
There's a good reason why you feel parched on a plane.
Don't believe the hype: These five concepts for the future of air travel will never fly.
In-flight entertainment has come a long way.
Want an example of the triumph of marketing hype over good sense? Look no further than the travel money card.
This was once India's version of an adding machine
Without too much fanfare, Emirates has recently announced a new sub-category in its business class fares.