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my favourite travel apps

You guys know that I have travelling quite a lot recently – I travelled to 7 countries in 2018. Since beginning my international travel about 11 years ago so much has changed in the travel sector and most of the change is due to technology, these days our phones are…

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7 days in Beijing, China

there are 9 million bicycles in Beijing, that’s a fact, it’s a thing we can’t deny… (this is a line from one of my favourite songs by Katie Melua). I spent roughly 7 days in Beijing, China at the beginning of November. I was there for work purposes but I…

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a day trip to ngor island, senegal

I was in Dakar in Senegal recently and decided to go on a day trip to Ngor Island. The last time I was in Dakar we visited Goree Island, so I really wanted to check out another island this time around. It was a short afternoon trip, I had lunch,…

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how to plan an overseas trip

Gone are the days where you depended on a travel agent to book your overseas trip, these day a whole lot of us are planning the trips ourselves, thanks to the internet. I’ve only used a travel agent once to book a trip and that was my first trip overseas…

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7 blissful days in phuket and bangkok, thailand

I spent a week in Phuket and Bangkok, Thailand in March – 5 days in Phuket and 2 days in Bangkok. I was in desperate need of an overseas holiday – I hadn’t had one in a very long while. This wasn’t my first time in Thailand, I was in…

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5 absolute must have in-flight essentials

I have been travelling quite a bit recently and thus have spent sooo many long hours in planes. Being comfortable while on a plane will make your travel so much better, trust me on that one. You want to arrive healthy, happy and refreshed at your destination. There are a…

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which is South Africa’s most romantic city?

The month of love may be coming to an end but that doesn’t mean that you should stop spoiling that special person in your life. This is especially for all the people who are on the I don’t believe in Valentine’s Day, you should spoil your partner on every day…

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5 must know tips on africa travel

If you’ve follow me on any of my social media you will know that I have been doing a lot of travelling to African countries since October 2017. All of these travels were work related, however I have been a long time Africa traveller since my first trip out of…

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travel // zambia

I’ve just returned from my first out of country trip for 2018, this time around I went to Zambia. I spent a few days in the Central Province and another couple of days in the capital city Lusaka. This was not my first time in the country, I visited Lusaka…

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travel // glimpses of kampala and bamako

I’ve been out and about out of the country a couple of times in November for work purposes. The November trips were shorter than the Dakar trip I took in October so there wasn’t a lot of time for touring and exploring. However, I did manage to take some photos…

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travel // goree island, senegal

On my recent trip to Dakar we got to spend an afternoon at Goree Island. This was one of the landmarks that I had read about when I was researching on the tourist attractions in Dakar so I was vey happy when we were given a chance to go. We…

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travel // dakar, senegal

I was fortunate to travel to Dakar, Senegal for a few days last week. It was a work trip – but I managed to include a bit of play. I arrived in the wee hours of Sunday morning, my direct flight from Johannesburg landed in Dakar just after midnight. It…

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