Travelling tips for everyone – from the busy businessman to the first-time flyer.
Whether you’re staying for a night or a month, there are some things you need to know about staying in a hotel, to ensure that your stay is as pleasant and as hassle-free as possible! Before you arrive at the hotel When making your booking, be specific about what you want. Whether you want twin [...]
Everyone loves a good road trip. Whether you’re heading to Ouma’s with the kids, taking a trip to the coast, or embarking on a cross-country jaunt, don’t leave home without these tried and tested road trip tips. We’ve got some solid, practical advice about avoiding traffic, saving money, keeping the kids entertained, and staying safe [...]
Getting to fly on a plane is a privilege many will never have, and we acknowledge that, but still … flying cattle class, especially on long-haul trips, is just never fun. Your butt gets numb, your legs ache for stretching room, your personal bubble chafes at the enforced compression, and at 4am, when you still [...]
Whether you’re a South African or an international traveller, planning the perfect safari trip is just as exciting. The possibility of spotting The Big Five and all manner of other wild beasts, birds, and reptiles in their natural habitat, up close, is a thrilling one. The kind of safari you plan depends on a number [...]
Nelspruit is considered to be the gateway to Mpumalanga as well as the gateway to the Kruger National Park – so think Big 5, safari adventures, bushveld and the big outdoors. Officially renamed Mbombela two years ago, it’s still fondly (stubbornly) referred to as Nelspruit. Mbombela means “many people in a small space” and, fittingly, [...]
When packing your suitcase, you usually know that you’re not going to use half the stuff you manage to cram into your luggage. Instead, it’s just going to take up space and be painful to lug around the airport. Save yourself the strained muscles, bouncing on your suitcase while struggling with the zip, and skip [...]
Polokwane sounds like it should be a tiny farming town, but it isn’t. With a population of over 500,000 people, it’s a city, and it means ‘Place of Safety’. It’s safe to say there’s plenty to see, do and experience in Polokwane. Here are some things you should consider adding to your Polokwane Bucket List. [...]