Spotting Rhino on Safari in South Africa

I have spent many years in the African bush and the sight of Rhino still fills me with awe. I decided to focus this blog post on South African wildlife reserves that offer you a good chance of seeing rhinos in the wild. The lodges I have chosen offer luxury...

The Painted Wolves of South Africa

No animal sighting excites me more than the Painted Wolf. If you are lucky to come across this magnificent animal while on safari, you should feel, truly blessed. The Painted Wolf is one of Africa’s most endangered mammals and South Africa’s most endangered carnivore....

Best way to Havana

I really enjoy travelling with Virgin Atlantic, I rate them as a great airline and on my latest educational trip to Cuba they were fantastic. The flight from Gatwick to Havana takes around 10 hours. We took off on-time at 10H15 and we touched down in Cuba at 15H00...

Luxury Holiday in Umhlanga, South Africa

Travelling north from Durban you will find the glorious beach holiday town of Umhlanga. This charming destination is blessed with glorious beaches and a selection of superb restaurants and bars. Umhlanga is a popular destination for local South African holiday makers...

Outstanding Oman

There are many reasons why people travel. Some go on cultural trips, some in search of great food and wine, shopping, stunning scenery, wildlife, climate, heritage and historical sites. Some of us travel to retrace our roots, meet old friends and family, or to make...

Planning a Safari to South Africa

When to go on Safari I love the African bush. I have never gone on safari and been disappointed because I love everything about it. Winter and early spring are my favourite seasons in the bush for game-viewing. Saying that, any time I can spend on safari makes me...

Seychelles Honeymoon 10 Reasons why we LOVE it

The dilemma that most couples face when choosing a Honeymoon destination is that it needs to appeal to both the bride and the groom. The Seychelles Islands offers variety, loads of activities, incredible beauty and a selection of accommodation options; that makes it...

Awesome South African Road Trip

This epic road trip will take you through miles of great open spaces and amazing scenery. Traverse an environment unlike any other, sparsely populated by a local population, which has learnt to survive in this unique ecosystem. This is a harsh and untamed world, where...

Subscribe to our newsletter and stay updated on the latest news and special offers.

LATEST BLOG POSTS

Direct flights to Durban

Durban is the gateway into the South Africa’s third-smallest province, KwaZulu-Natal. Offering an Awesome variety of scenic and cultural attractions that include the country’s most developed beaches south and north of Durban (the third-largest city in South Africa),...

read more

Mo-zam-bik Restaurant

We look to highlight Awesome South African restaurants which you can visit during your holiday in South Africa. We look to include places to dine that will offer you a local taste experience, while creating a lasting impression, and hopefully the desire to return....

read more

The Painted Wolves of South Africa

No animal sighting excites me more than the Painted Wolf. If you are lucky to come across this magnificent animal while on safari, you should feel, truly blessed. The Painted Wolf is one of Africa’s most endangered mammals and South Africa’s most endangered carnivore....

read more

MSC unveils her newest Flagship: MSC Bellissima

For those of us that love a cruise holiday, this new addition to the world of cruising, is going to be ‘turning heads’ in awe. She is so impressive, so beautiful and so sleek. The MSC Bellissima will carry 5,686 passengers who will be looked after by 1,536 dedicated...

read more

The Awesome American Music & Movie Road Trip

America is one of the best countries in the world to enjoy a road trip. With so many choices of routes with Awesome landscapes, vibrant regions, towns and cities to explore, this is a self-drive dream. The problem is deciding which route to explore. Well how about...

read more

Fred Olsen – On Board Balmoral

Spanning back generations, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines have been sailing across the world’s oceans since 1848. Today the company is led by one of the founder’s great grandsons. The fifth generation Fred. Olsen Jnr is currently at the helm of the business. This family...

read more

What to ‘See and Do’ in Macao

Heading off on Holiday to Macao is like no other region of Asia. The mixture of contemporary architecture with the traditions of the past, influenced by the combination of the Chinese and Portuguese cultures. This fusion of historic and cultural inspirations,...

read more

Visiting the Kwa-Zulu Natal – South Coast

As a youngster, I remember often visiting the sub-tropical south coast of Kwa-Zulu Natal. I recall the gorgeous beaches, the banana plantations and the dense evergreen tropical forests. This is a region renowned for all things ocean: surfing, deep-sea fishing, diving...

read more

Exploring Weeki Wachee Springs, Florida 

What comes to mind when you think of Florida? For me, prior to visiting, it was always Disneyland and alligators… Pristine coastlines and towering palm trees. A culture of people cruising through life wearing Hawaiian shirts and flip-flops; all year round. Well...

read more