Tag Archives: Cape Town

Your African wellness journey awaits

Why Wellness? One of the fastest growing and most exciting trends in the international travel market is the focus towards locally-inspired wellness experiences – fusing rest, relaxation, exploration, reflection and healing. When people think of travel in Southern Africa it conjures up … Continue reading

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West Coast bliss at Sea Shack outside Cape Town

Imagine waking up to the soothing sound of lapping waves as a fresh ocean breeze gently welcomes you to a new day. As you roll out of bed, you open the shutters to your front row view of a private beach. Welcome to Sea … Continue reading

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Local’s to-do list: 5 Cape Town summer activities

Summer is almost here to stay in Cape Town, South Africa; which means that weekend outdoor activity options are endless. As a local, I have done most of the main sites, hikes and token Cape Town experiences; however, there is … Continue reading

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Discover 5 countries to visit which have the best beaches in the world!

One of the best holidays you can go on is a lovely beach vacation. It gives you a chance to relax and rejuvenate before you return to your busy schedule. After all, as the study reveals, people are less stressed … Continue reading

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Flower season at West Coast National Park, Cape Town

The perfect Sunday drive to see Spring’s burst of colourful flowers, between August and September, is up the coast to West Coast National Park  and is about an hour or two’s drive from Cape Town. On arrival, as you purchase your tickets you … Continue reading

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Support my Operation Smile fundraising project

I’ve been wanting to raise funds for Operation Smile South Africa for ages and I’ve finally got my act together. I have started running again and it is tough! I forgot how hard it is to get running fit but … Continue reading

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Exploring Open Streets and Red Bull’s Social Innovation Festival in Langa, Cape Town

Yesterday a few friends and I headed to Langa, one of Cape Town’s well-known townships, to explore Open Streets and Red Bull’s Social Innovation Festival. Washington Street was transformed into a cultural playground with a diverse range of activities. From street … Continue reading

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