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Durban Welcomes Zomato …

Zomato? You thinking Tomato or an exotic Tomato variety … Actually, no. Last year I kept seeing local South African bloggers tweeting about Zomato reviews and the chance to win iPads. So my curiosity got the better of me and off I went to my trusty old bf  “Google”  to find out more. Zomato is an online restaurant discovery guide…

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Obama Honours Nelson Mandela – A Gem of a Speech

Today all of the world came to South Africa to pay tribute to Tata Madiba. Thousands braved Mother Natures tears to say farewell. Barack Obama gave the most moving tribute from his heart. For those who missed it here is what he said: To Graça Machel and the Mandela family; to President Zuma and members of the government; to heads…

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A gem of Cape Town

As the festive season approaches many of us are busy booking holidays for some much needed R&R.Cape Town is a popular choice with its great tourist attractions and party vibe not forgetting the amazing wineries and eateries. One is spoilt for choice in Cape Town when it comes to accomodation.There is something that fits everyones budget.The Table Bay Hotel is…

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POUT Ambassador 2013

On the 9th of August 2013 , it was announced that I was chosen as a POUT AMBASSADOR for the KZN region. It was finally so good to be able to tell everyone. So am sure most of you reading this are asking POUT? WHATS THAT? Here is the story behind POUT….. POUT stands for Powerful, Outstanding, Unique and Talented.…

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Madiba

Over the last week all South Africans have become very worried about the ill health and hospitalisation of the GREATEST ICON in our country Nelson Mandela affectionately known as Madiba. This amazing old man has captured the hearts of so many around the world be it in sports, music, Hollywood, Bollywood and politics. I recall visiting Jamaica a few years…

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NUMBERSSSS

I am so not a numbers person. Put it this way Maths and I in school had a love/hate relationships. However since becoming a blogger , I am very keen on numbers especially my stats on my readers. I was really surprised by how many people all over the world read my blog. A number of bloggers have complained about…

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British Addiction

I have a crazy infactuation with all things British……But dont blame me as I lived there for over ten years.. As a kid I grew up watching Mr Bean and Faulty Towers and fell in love with the British sense of humour. So when I decided to spread my wings and fly London was no surprise. In my head I…

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My inspiration…..

Today my beloved grandmother turns 79. She is the strongest and bravest person I know.Gran lost my grandad 20years ago and my dad,her only child to cancer last year.Four years ago gran had a triple bypass but this has not stopped her from enjoying life. Gran has extensivelly travelled in South Africa and was a very active member of a…

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My blogging update……

My journey blogging started last year and a week ago I was asked on Twitter by another blogger to do a guest post. I was so impressed been asked to do this 🙂 The post was a Travel section which immediately appealed to the travelling gyspy within me. I completed that post today and it is a follow on of…

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how did we survive ….

This morning after a mission with bad internet signal , I made my self a cup of tea and thought how did we survive before without all this technology . I recall my last flight home to SA , handbag contents included a mobile phone , digital camera, camcorder , DsLite consol, external hard drive and a few USB sticks…

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