Tips, Travel

How to become a Travel Blogger ?

Most people I meet often say “gosh you travel for free so amazing!” and then promptly go on to say “I am going to become a Travel Blogger so I to can travel for free.” Sorry to pop your bubble but nothing is for FREE and there is a lot more that happens behind the scenes than just the pretty…

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#LocalisLekker, #TravelThursday, Tips, Travel

Be a Tourist in your City

With the current Rand/Dollar/Pound/Euro exchange rates , travelling overseas is not possible for many. But everyone dreams of one day travelling overseas and discovering the Travel Bug. My solution is why not become a Tourist in your own City.   A Tourist in your own City means : Discovering the hidden local gems and it would not cost you too…

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Tips, Travel

10 Things I miss about London

London is one of those cities you simply fall in love with and never forget.   For almost a decade of my life I lived and worked in London. I used every opportunity to explore the city and became more fascinated with each trip. Many people do not like London for the weather but coming from a super hot country…

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Personals, Travel

10 Life Lessons from #KeralaBlogExpress

When I flew off to Kerala to join the #KeralaBlogExpress , never in a million years did I think of all the life lessons I would gain on my two-week journey . With the hashtag #ATripOfALifetime nothing prepared me for what I learnt and how much value it has given to my life. Joining 29 strangers for two weeks on…

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#TravelThursday, Travel

Desert Adventures #InAbuDhabi

The Desert is a place of beauty and mystery. On my 1st day in Abu Dhabi we were whisked off on our Desert Adventure. We were picked up by our friendly driver in a 4×4 before we headed off into the sand dunes. The Arabian Nights Village, were our hosts that evening. Nothing could have prepared us for the evening…

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#TravelThursday, Personals, Reviews

The SpiceGoddess has landed

Last night I arrived home to Durban, South Africa from magical and mystical Abu Dhabi. From sand dunes to the 7 star hotels I experienced it all in amazing Abu Dhabi almost like a whirlwind wind weekend romance. Nothing prepares you for this Arabian experience that leaves you with a stuffed belly , a million memories and thousands of pictures.…

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Events, Personals, Travel

Bon Voyage from the SpiceGoddess

Later this afternoon I will be heading off on an exciting adventure of a lifetime. I will be flying off to Abu Dhabi for 5 days on a Media Trip. I will be the guest of the Abu Dhabi Tourism and Cultural Authority.   For those who know me will know about my fascination of the Arab world. Ever since…

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