Personals

2017 a bittersweet year

A few years go I came across a round-up of the year post by a fellow blogger Nafisa.After reading it I thought it would be a good idea to do my own round up which you can read up here : 1. 2016 2. 2015 During the festive season I often spend time reflecting on the year that was and…

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Reviews, Travel

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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Tips, Travel

Bali is on the Bucket List

Most people, after reading the book and watching the highly acclaimed movie, Eat, Pray, Love, starring Julia Roberts, added Bali to their Bucket List. I too, like many, added Bali to my ever-growing Bucket List, in hope of finding love on the island like Julia Roberts did in the movie, with a tall, dark and handsome stranger. But as time…

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Tips, Travel

Surviving Long Haul Flights

As much as I love flying and the entire travel experience, long haul flights tend to stress me out  big time.The first long haul flight I did was a solo flight to London.Besides having a million emotions a tears doing this flight made things a bit more draining on me,not knowing what to expect I felt like a kid on…

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#TravelThursday, Travel

My heart beats for an African Adventure

One of my resolutions  and goals is to be a local tourist and explore more of the African continent.Born in South Africa makes me proudly South African and a unofficial  Ambassador for the land of my birth,I have written several posts on why one should visit South Africa  and if that is not enough check out the Foodie Guide to South…

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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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Personals, Reviews, Tips

Confessions of a Sneaker Addict

Hello everyone , I am Verushka and I am a sneaker addict.My addiction is fairly recent and started in February of this year.I buy sneakers and hide them in my handbag. After a media trip that January to Dubai I realised I needed to change the shoes I wore for several reasons.My trip was 48 hours and it was so…

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Reviews, Travel

Travel Movies to inspire your Wanderlust

I love watching movies but not often do I get the chance to go to the cinema and watch a new release. So more often than not I end up watching movies on TV or on my flights. As  a kid I recall watching movies like James Bond and Indiana Jones and how in awe I was of this amazing…

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Find your chi at Brahman Hills

The name Brahman Hills to every Hindu evokes images of a spiritual retreat and home to the sacred Brahman cows which are worshipped.Brahman Hills proved to be a retreat one that would help me find my chi and so much more. Situated on the famous Nottingham Road which is home to the Midlands Meander.When I told friends I was off…

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