Food, Tips, Travel

A Guide on how to eat healthy while Flying

The last thing one thinks of when flying is about making healthy food choices as the only thing on the mind is in fact getting to the destination. However what we consume during our flight does have an effect on our body and how it responds to jetlag once we land at our destination. Travelling long haul flights can put…

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Tips, Travel

Tips for planning your next holiday

I love travelling and that is no lie. But one thing I have learned over time is that one does need to plan an d be prepared for your holiday.There is actually several things one needs to do once you have booked your holiday but this post is all the other things leading  up to booking your trip.Planning is very…

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Food, Travel

What to see and eat in Rajasthan for the first time visitor

India, especially for the first time culinary conscious visitor, throws up many challenges on what to choose and what to leave as far as destinations and food are concerned. From the business and glitter hub of Mumbai to the inviting beaches of Goa there are hundreds of fascinating places to see and savour a delicious meal that it may take…

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Food, Travel

High Tea at Durban’s Oyster Box

Living in Durban , I try to explore locally as much as possible and support local business. There are still some places and things on my to eat  and to do lists .Durban is  foodie heaven without a doubt and yes I am still eating my way through and enjoying each morsel as I go. On my forever list has…

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Travel

Visiting the Turkish Mosque in Johannesburg

A few months ago on a quick visit to Johannesburg , I insisted that I needed to visit the Turkish Nizamye Mosque.For years I have always driven passed it and marvelled at the beauty.But every time was never right. Determined on this visit I made sure I visited.The Turkish Mosque is indeed an architectural beauty and on entering the premises…

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Travel

The essential guide to packing for a cruise

I am a planner of note but packing often ends up happening rather last-minute because life happens.More than often it is just packing for me so I kind of have a packing list in my head and know what I generally need.However earlier this year ,I headed off on a cruise with my Mum  . This experience taught me several…

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Reviews, Travel

Capital Pearls – A home away from home

Earlier this month for Mum’s birthday, we headed off for a staycation at the Capital Pearls situated in Umhlanga.As we live on the south we really venture to that part of Durban so this was the perfect opportunity to explore the local area and staying at the Capital Pearls would be a great idea. I am a huge advocate of travelling locally so this…

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Aapravasi Ghat a UNESCO site in Mauritius

On the morning of my last trip to Mauritius ,we had the morning free and I was determined to see as much as I could around Port Louis.So when our family friend suggested a visit to the Aapravasi Ghat which is a UNESCO World Heritage site I was rather excited..Situated in the heart of the bustling Port Louis ,it is…

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Food, Travel

A Taste of Istanbul in Durban-Sofra Istanbul

There are many reasons I travel and each adventure leaves me longing for the places I have been to.The biggest reminder of past travels for me personally is the Food I ate.Many moons ago while I was living in London,I got to visit Istanbul.I knew a bit about Turkey as I had Turkish friends and I had eaten some rather delicious…

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