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Five ways your bank card can take you places!

Remember the days when all you wanted to do was open a bank account? You were a teenager and it didn’t really matter with which bank because you were interested in how cool and colourful the card looked or you were after a feeling of independence and feeling like more of a grown up. Either… Continue reading Five ways your bank card can take you places!

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Why the Ford Everest is the Perfect Car for Road Trips

The best way to enjoy Mpumalanga’s beautiful scenery and changing landscapes is by doing so in comfort – in the comfort of a Ford Everest that is! Think about this for a second. What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you hear someone exclaim, “road trip!” Maybe it’s how far away the destination… Continue reading Why the Ford Everest is the Perfect Car for Road Trips

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Advice for the frugal: Save money when you’re already there!

So you’ve bought your plane ticket and your reasonably priced accommodation is booked! You’re proud of yourself for spending as little as possible on the basics without compromising on comfort. You’re all set to go! But another hurdle awaits you. This one has the potential to leave you bruised by the time you get back… Continue reading Advice for the frugal: Save money when you’re already there!

Experiences, Travel

Southern-African Festivals to plan your travels around in 2019

Recently, we were invited to attend a launch event for a musical festival circuit called IGODA, which means “knot” or “bind together” in isiZulu. The circuit features 5 festivals hosted in various parts of Southern Africa, from South Africa to Mozambique and even Reunion Island. The 5 festivals collaborate to bring us impeccable and standardized… Continue reading Southern-African Festivals to plan your travels around in 2019

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How to Plan the Perfect Kenya Trip (On Budget): The Basics!

Kenya is known for its warm people, pristine beaches, as well as its rich history and diverse culture! I recently went on a 10 day trip to Kenya. I’ve detailed my full itinerary in a separate blog post but in this post I give a breakdown of some of the basics elements to consider when… Continue reading How to Plan the Perfect Kenya Trip (On Budget): The Basics!

Experiences

1st experience at the Nedbank Golf Challenge!

When I first received the email inviting me to experience the Nedbank Golf Challenge with Volvo cars, I thought, “What do I know about golf?” but then I quickly turned that thought into, “I wonder what I could learn from going to this event?” And of course I sent that RSVP in a jiffy! The… Continue reading 1st experience at the Nedbank Golf Challenge!

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Hot Air Ballooning – Ticked off the Bucket List

bucket list noun INFORMAL a number of experiences or achievements that a person hopes to have or accomplish during their lifetime. "making this trip is the first thing on my bucket list" It’s 3:30am on Friday the 26th October and we are woken up by knocks on our doors (because who really wakes up at… Continue reading Hot Air Ballooning – Ticked off the Bucket List