Category: Travel

Travel

Mauritius … wish you were here!

February 19, 2019, Author: Candice May

Anyone who says it’s impossible to fall in love over and over again has obviously never been to Mauritius. Away from the crowds but with access to exclusive facilities, this Indian Ocean island nation is the definition of quintessential paradise.   Set beneath sweet smelling palm trees, this 2,000 km country, encircled by a broken ring of mountain ranges and more than 150 km […]

Travel

Top tips for sabbatical-seekers

February 1, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

“There is no ‘right time’ to take a break. I think opportunities sometimes present themselves in the strangest ways and at seemingly inconvenient times and it takes courage to take that leap of faith to step out of your comfort zone and just do it!” […]

Shopping, Travel

Thule rolls out its first hard-shell luggage collection

January 24, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Thule, maker of premium products to help you transport anything you care for safely, easily and in style has introduced their first collection of hard shell luggage, Thule Revolve focuses on durability and ease of use and features a durable construction and maximized packing space for effortless navigation. […]

Travel

The 7 natural wonders of Jozi

January 23, 2019, Author: Bianca Spinner

There are so, so many reasons to fall in love with Joburg and its surroundings at the start of the new year. Sensational scenery, summertime sunshine and a city so vibrant and jam-packed with oomph, it’s intoxicating. We beg you not to sit on the couch and laze about, rather opt for […]

Travel

It’s time to travel … because money returns, time doesn’t!

December 14, 2018, Author: Bianca Spinner

Of all the books in the world, the best stories are found between the pages of a passport. Now, if travelling is at the top of your bucket list, read the next two pages, they might just entertain your fantasy and if you want someone to look at you the way you […]

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Grand-chic meets retro-romance in Plett

December 11, 2018, Author: Mandy Watson

Newly renovated, Grand Africa Rooms & Rendezvous in Plettenberg Bay has added three gorgeous new suites to its existing portfolio of eight guest rooms. Celebrating old and new, traditional and contemporary and all the transitional eras in between, the hotel has a simple philosophy – […]

Travel

Yoga retreat bliss at Silver Forest Boutique Lodge & Spa in the Cape

November 28, 2018, Author: Bianca Spinner

If you’re lusting for wellness we have just the location. Forget Stellenbosch and Franschhoek we have a new favourite. Last month we visited this exclusive charming little venue in the Helderberg Mountains and were awestruck by its raw beauty and everlasting winelands. If you’re looking for a lighter, brighter holiday experience then this ticks all the right […]

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A well-deserved week of indulgence at Fairmont Zimbali Resort

November 23, 2018, Author: Bianca Spinner

The Fairmont Zimbali Resort situated inside the exclusive Zimbali Coastal Estate is an imposing oasis and is just a short 30-minute drive from the airport. After your 45-minute flight lands, you’ll either be collected by their shuttle service or hire a car and drive. There really is nothing else like this immaculate resort style offering in […]

Travel

A secluded weekend break at The View Boutique Hotel in Amanzimtoti

November 9, 2018, Author: Bianca Spinner

Nestled in Amanzimtoti, KwaZulu-Natal, this five-star boutique style hotel ticks all the right boxes. You’ll see a different side to Durban because you’re far away from the city lights and close to the cheerful coast. What was once a town you simply passed through has now become a gem of a destination. You’ll fall in love with this little […]

Celebrations, Travel

Our top 3 Indian Ocean island destinations

October 29, 2018, Author: Bianca Spinner

Planning the perfect December trip doesn’t have to include long-haul flights and jet lag! Consider staying closer to home this year and explore some of Africa’s most beautiful islands with our top three destinations. Trust us, it’s worth it! AN ALL-INCLUSIVE HOLIDAY IN MAURITIUS If […]