Category: Travel Tips

9 Things to Know Before You Go on a Cruise

Are you planning an ocean holiday? Here are a few things you need to know before you go on a cruise ... Cruising is one of my favourite ways to travel. It is often more convenient and more pocket-friendly than conventional holidays, with your food, transport and entertainment taken care of, the thrill of waking […]

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5 Fun and Creative Ways To Live Like A Local

5 Fun and Creative Ways To Live Like A Local When traveling to other countries, it's common to visit the top tourist spots and snap lots of pictures. However, if you truly want to make it a memorable experience, immersing yourself in the authentic culture and living like a local is the way to go. […]

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How to Avoid Scams When Travelling : A Comprehensive Guide

How to Avoid Scams When Travelling Traveling is an exhilarating experience that broadens your horizons and exposes you to new cultures, foods, and perspectives. However, it also comes with its fair share of risks, including the possibility of falling victim to scams. Whether you're road-tripping through Europe, exploring the bustling streets of Bangkok, or lounging […]

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13 Hiking Essentials To Carry On A Day Hike

Hiking is a wonderful outdoor activity that allows you to connect with nature, get some exercise, and clear your mind. It is also one of my favourite activities since I began hiking in 2020. Having the right gear while hiking is essential to ensure a successful and enjoyable hike, whether you're an experienced hiker or […]

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How to plan an international trip without a travel agent

How to plan an international trip yourself – DIY for beginners These days, so many travel agencies seem to be closing down while leaving customers out of pocket. The good news is booking a trip yourself has become infinitely easier with the Internet. However, people often say that they prefer to use travel agents because […]

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How to apply for a passport online in 2024 - an easy guide

An easy guide on how to apply for a passport online in South Africa Scroll down for information on how to apply for an ID online  How to apply for a South African passport online South Africans can apply for a passport online , and renew their expired passports online too. Here is my detailed […]

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Sustainability in 2024 and beyond

Sustainability in 2024 and beyond “The greatest threat to our planet is the belief that someone else will save it.” Robert Swan The statistics are mind-boggling: In 2016, the world’s’ cities generated over 2 billion tonnes of solid waste, amounting to a footprint of 0.74 kilograms per person per day. This is only expected to increase. […]

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15 Things to know before you visit South Africa in 2024

Things to know before you visit South Africa in 2024 South Africa is a land of diverse cultures, stunning landscapes, and rich history - a great destination for a family-friendly holiday. However, it does have its fair share of issues too. Before embarking on your journey to this beautiful country, it's important to equip yourself […]

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22 Great Travel Tips Everyone Should Know

22 Great Travel Tips Everyone Should Know As a frequent traveler, I often get asked for travel tips and hacks. Here are some of my favourite ones that I’ve learnt over the years. Click here for some great airport hacks. Before travelling, scan all your important documents like passports, visas, drivers’ licences as well as […]

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