Tips, Travel

A Dubai guide for all budgets

The more I speak to people about the world of travel and my own personal experiences about travel the more I realise how many misconceptions people have about travelling especially to Dubai.Most people think that Dubai is all about Designer shops, 5 star hotels and a party central for the the rich and famous but there is so much more…

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Fordoun : A tranquil sanctuary in the Midlands

Last July on a media trip to the Midlands, I was lucky enough to go for a walk through the grounds of Fordoun Hotel and Spa.As it was the middle of winter everything was in 50 shades of brown but nonetheless utterly beautiful.Driving down the long driveway lined with beautiful trees that welcome you one does feel like they are…

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British Airways flys direct to London from Durban

From the start of this week the media carried teasers of Breaking News to be shared at the opening of the Tourism Indaba in Durban this week.So when I was included in the tweet revealing that British Airways would be flying direct to London from King Shaka International Airport ,to say I was over the moon was a total understatement.…

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Tips, Travel

Cruising on the MSC with a parent

I have been on an MSC cruise ship before about five years ago.It was a weekend cruise aboard the MSC Opera.So when an invite popped into my inbox with an invitation aboard the MSC Sinfonia for five days with my plus 1 , there was no way I was going to say no.The cruise was going to the Portugese Islands…

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Airport Hacks & Tips to make your journey much easier from King Shaka International Airport

King Shaka International Airport is my local airport which I fly from.I love airports as I get excited about catching flights and meeting loved ones at the airport.Blame the movie Love Actually for putting these emotions and thoughts into my head. Before the new airport ,the old airport was literally ten minutes away from home.Often we would find ourselves at…

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Mauritius proudly waves her flag and celebrates her 50th Independence Day

While on my cruise in the middle of the Indian Ocean ,I received and invitation from Mauritius ¬†Tourism inviting me to join them for the 50 year Independence Day celebrations.I was gob smacked and I have various ties to the island besides family, my brother had his destination wedding in Mauritius.Admist dodgy wifi signal I managed to respond and early…

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Personals, Tips, Travel

2018 Goals,Dreams and a sprinkle of magic

And just like that 2018 has arrived and the first week of the month has ended. I head back to work this week so I thought this was the perfect time to write this post.The festive season is always a difficult time of year especially if you have lost loved ones as the “empty chair” is more noticable.The New Year…

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Top 10 posts of 2017

The life of a blogger is not one that is glamorous and fun always.There is so much that goes into writing/preparing a post before publishing.As a blogger some of the greatest moments are : 1.When your blog posts are shared. 2.Getting comments on your blog. 3.Collaborating with brands and getting ¬†sponsored /paid work. 4.Invites to be apart of media trips.…

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