As a typical Jozi girl (I mean I have lived here for over 20 years but I still don’t consider JHB home), growing up in the hustle and bustle of the city, years of taking taxi’s from Bree taxi rank to Eastgate Mall and at times passing by the SAB World of Beer, I am… Continue reading All you need to know about The SAB World of Beer
It’s almost time for us to get ready to plan for Bushfire 2019, taking place from the 24th -26th May at the Kingdom of eSwatini. If you have never been to Bushfire Festival then you better start planning now. It's more than just a festival - this living, breathing creative ecosystem deeply rooted on African… Continue reading Get ready for Bushfire Festival 2019
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!
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
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!
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!
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
When I walked into Pantry which is a quaint breakfast spot just under the known Gemelli restaurant, I was greeted by friendly staff & as I hugged a familiar face, the owner (Who also owns Gemelli) isn’t shy to quickly introduce himself and include me in his convo that he is having about her “dirty… Continue reading A look into the Pantry Kitchen’s All Day Breakfast
As avid travel enthusiasts that love exploring both our country and International locations, it's always been annoying when you need to call your bank the day before and tell them that you will be using your card & then comes the high banking fees when you swiping overseas, so Cashcloud has been a real lifesaver.… Continue reading Make your travels easier with Cashcloud
My drama started at the airport. Sometime early in 2016 I set off to the United Kingdom with two other colleagues for a work trip. For some reason there was an issue with our booking and I was the only colleague travelling alone – talk about a baptism of fire for a newbie solo traveler… Continue reading MY SOLO-TRIP NIGHTMARES – AS TOLD BY AN AMATEUR SOLO-TRAVELER.