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Top tips for road-tripping with friends

July 18, 2018

Going on a road trip with friends is thrilling and can help to broaden your horizons… but only if you are all on the same page when it comes to music, food and destination. If you are planning on going on a road trip with your friends, you will need to be prepared for any eventuality, including running out of snacks before you have even reached your destination. Read on below for top tips for road-tripping with friends. Clean your…

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5 essentials when travelling with kids this holiday

May 25, 2017

It’s finally going to be school holidays soon and your children are ecstatic. You’ve taken leave between all the public holidays and you can’t wait to get away with the family for a while. And, of course, there’s no better way to do that than to go on a roadtrip. You have a destination in mind. You’ve booked accommodation. And you’ve mapped out a scenic route you can’t wait to drive. But you’re not fully prepared. Not yet, any way.…

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Self-catering accommodation options in the Western Cape

December 6, 2016

Tourism remains an ever-growing industry, despite the last decade of economic downturn. Between 1950 and present, the number of globetrotters has grown from 25 million people to well over a billion. And, with its wealth of natural attractions, wildlife and good weather and economic climate, South Africa has benefitted from much of that. Many entrepreneurs have seen this opportunity and entered the industry, hoping to stake their claim. But without the right work ethic and attitude, many have come unstuck.…

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How to make holiday packing a breeze

November 18, 2016

The holidays are around the corner and the countdown to when you can start packing has begun. Whether you are  exploring your own country or jet setting overseas, packing can be stressful. And your destination is bound to determine what you pack. Things to consider include: what to pack, how to pack it, where to start with packing, and what are you going to pack it all in. Packing your suitcase The key to packing like a pro is planning.…

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Life

4 things you need to keep your holiday feeling alive

November 10, 2016

The sound of waves crashing on the beach and the feeling of the warm summer sun on your skin, this is the making of precious and beautiful moments. Many of you have returned from some sort of summer break. Whether you had time off work or were lucky to get away with the family, you’re now probably facing the challenges associated with getting back into routine. A holiday does wonders for your mind and body. The question is how do…

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Four reasons why taking a holiday is important

September 30, 2016

Holiday time is around the corner. Whether you decide to go away for a weekend or a week or two, holidays are very important for the body, mind and soul. You deserve time off to rest after a stressful year of deadlines, meetings and overall stress. Here are four reasons why taking a holiday is important. You’ll feel refreshed and rejuvenated After a long year at work there’s nothing more that your body craves than rest. A holiday doesn’t have…

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Family Life

Tips when considering self-catering

September 19, 2016

Everyone thinks they know how to travel, until we start really thinking about how to be more efficient. We should not leave our travel accessories for the last minute. After all, no one wants to be halfway to their destination only to realise they’ve forgotten some key part of having a successful holiday. Indeed, we don’t want to set ourselves up at our holiday resort, only to realise our assumptions about what they’ll offer does not meet our requirements. We…

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