I’ve often heard the advice write what you know so I’ve decided to turn what I know about the Garden Route into a blog series. I will cover and focus on places in my area that are fun spots to visit. Most will be budget and family friendly. So kicking this off with a fun Saturday morning outing is the Outeniqua Family Market. The Outeniqua Family Market The Outeniqua family market is a farmers style market. With more than 150 food and craft stalls they are packed with amazingly locally grown fresh foods, homemade treats and fantastic handmade items. It is located…View Post
I love traveling, in and out the boarders of South Africa. Museums aren’t my thing unless they are out of the ordinary. Sight seeing and getting lost is the best way to see and experience a brand new place.
A safari holiday is a must do and should be on everyone’s bucket list. Sure, they can be expensive but as we’ve discussed before, there are ways of making travel affordable and the memories are priceless. Here are seven things that you absolutely must try when embarking on a safari holiday. Make sure you see The Big Five The Big Five consists of lion, leopard, rhino, elephant and cape buffalo, and are so called because back in Africa’s colonial period, they were the hardest to catch and most desired by hunters. Now, however the only shooting allowed is by your…View Post
If you want to move to another country, the dream is always better than the reality. This is what most people will tell you, and it’s far from the truth, but if you want to find out what it’s like to live somewhere, then why don’t you try out the place? There are so many of us who have a restless spirit, and need to embrace the nomadic sensibilities in life. Those people hop from country to country, and never truly settle in one place. But, taking the try before you buy methods to living somewhere is a great suggestion.…View Post
When it comes to flying, there’s a lot we can grumble about as novice or seasoned travellers. Taking a plane to another country isn’t something we do all too often, in the grand scheme of things, but it’s something we should know about when the time comes to do so. So we’ve already talked about how to check in well and have the best time you can before you set off, but how about when you touch down on the other side? It’s something we don’t hear much about when it comes to the airport experience, but we should focus…View Post
If you are a regular reader of my blog and follow me on social media you’d know that I travel to and from OR Tambo International Airport frequently. Whether it be to George or the Netherlands my main pit stop is always OR Tambo. The biggest dislike about travelling for me is the airport wait (and the take off and landing) so today myself and Travelstart will bring you some of my airport tips and tricks. Airport Tips and Tricks Check in online By checking in online you will make the process of checking in at the airport a bit faster…View Post