Destinations

Make the Most of a Long Weekend in Vail

If you are a serious skier who fancies a change from the slow-paced ski slopes of Europe, you have to experience Colorado. Even if you only have a few days free, visiting Vail – Colorado’s ultimate skiing destination is a must. Well, if you want to experience some of the highest, fastest and snowiest ski …

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My Favourite Jozi Findings

I spent the week in Johannesburg for business and luckily managed to fit in a bit of fun too. At the two work events, I got to interview some great SA personalities and have already compiled some content for the site I’ve spent the past year working on – so if you’re interested in what …

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Camping in Beaverlac South Africa

Many years ago when I first heard about a place called Beaverlac, my naive 8-year-old mild was confused? But, we don’t have beavers in South Africa? Since then I have always wanted to visit this so called Beaverlac but never got there. Whenever trips were planned, I seemed to be away at university or abroad …

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Best of Barcelona for Art and Culture Lovers

An art fundi friend of mine sent me a list of some great art galleries to visit in Barcelona. I haven’t been back to Barcelona in over a decade, but these are definitely on my to-do list the next time I’m there. If you’re in Europe or are heading there soon, check these out. Barcelona …

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Fabulous Family Escapes in America

If you’re planning a family escape this year, the world is your oyster. You could head to the glorious Greek islands for a sun-soaked holiday to remember. Or enjoy the golden sands of the Algarve. Or perhaps you prefer to enjoy a week or two of fun in the sun in stunning Egypt. Whatever type …

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Experience Rome Like a Local

Italy is one of my favourite European countries to visit with its rich culture, incredible sights and decadent cuisine! I haven’t been to Rome yet, but it’s on my to-do list. A friend of mine, who is a Roman local, has kindly shared some advice for those of you who are lucky enough to be …

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Top Reasons to Ski in Bulgaria

Are you looking ahead to the 2013/14 winter season and fancy yourself a skiing holiday? We don’t blame you – learning to ski, or developing existing skills, is a great way to let off some steam during the winter months. While many Brits flocking to mainland Europe for a stint in the mountains will be …

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The Best Worldwide Music Festivals

A big part of travel that we seem to lose in between long haul flights, layovers and language barriers is fun. There’s no point in travel if it isn’t fun! While sightseeing, clubbing, eating and other things are fun – it’s coming up to festival season across the globe. That means that some of the …

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4 Countries to Visit at Least Once in A Life

I love the quote by Matthew Karsten that an investment in travel is an investment in yourself. I pretty much live by this and am always planning my next adventure. There are so many places that I’d love to travel to; it can be hard deciding which is next on the list. So here are …

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