Travel tips: 5 lessons I’ve learned from travelling

Lessons I've learned from travelling

Follow my blog with Bloglovin As far as travelling goes, I am clearly a big fan. However, travelling is not just white beaches and fancy cocktails. Travelling can be tough, can drive you to tears and can challenge you in ways you didn’t know is possible. As I’m reflecting on the year and the challenges […]

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Travel Tips: 10 Things you need to know about Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Travel Tips

Zimbabwe can be the ultimate stress-free holiday if you go prepared. As with many travel destinations that are more adventurous and not filled to the brim with tourists, there are some things you need to know before you leave home. 10 things you need to know before travelling to Zimbabwe: Fly SAA: South African Airways […]

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Travel Places: Paradise in Porthtowan, Cornwall

For anyone coming from Cape Town (or a town with a beach), you’ll know that we are very blessed with a large selection of crazy beautiful beaches surrounding our crazy beautiful city. After moving to London in  we craved a weekend beach break. Finally, we found a little bit of paradise known as Porthtowan in Cornwall. […]

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Travel Places: Visit Wonderful Wapping in East London

Wapping, London, UK

Wapping, in East London, is simply wonderful! I can’t thank our dear friends Jana and Ger enough for introducing us to our favourite part of London. If you are looking at renting, buying or just spending a day in the area here is why you need to: What makes Wapping great: Community pride This small […]

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Travel Tips: Stay happy and healthy

Happy Healthy

Firstly, no I didn’t run into that tree, but do you see how easy it is for me to get hurt while I travel?! I mean I am pretty much about to trip and run head-on into a tree, in one move #soclassy. My biggest hope before we travel is generally that we’ll stay happy and […]

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Travel Tech: Tips to relax on your holiday

Travel Tech

Once you are on holiday it is pretty annoying being reminded about reality. For that reason, I have a love-hate relationship with my phone (actually any device that connects me to the real world and doesn’t allow me to relax). There are a few things that make me slightly panicky when I’m abroad: When I’m […]

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Travel Places: Things to do in Edinburgh

Edinburgh seriously ticks all the boxes for anyone looking to get swept off their feet. This is one romantic, little city with architecture that will make your heart skip a beat. We spent three nights in Edinburgh earlier this year. It was relaxing, beautiful and we felt as though we’ve gone back in time. Where […]

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Travel Tip: Dealing with travel anxiety

Back in the day, I used to love flying. However, today it’s a different world. You have limits on liquids you can take it, over booking flights is an everyday occurrence and general safety is always a consideration. As much as I am a travel addict, I also get horribly anxious when travelling. Mostly this […]

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Travel Places: Visit New Forest for a weekend break

New Forest UK

It’s taken me too long to write about lovely, lovely New Forest. In a nutshell, if the following sounds like heaven to you then you need to go: Endless forest Ponies for days Beautiful beaches and… A bloody good pub lunch. You can find all of the above in one of my favourite places in […]

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Travel Places: Top 5 Porto Tips

After spending four lovely nights in Lisbon, we got on a train and headed to Porto. We bought our ticket the day before (you can pick up a ticket from any of the major stations in Lisbon), but I would recommend being a bit more organised and buying in advance here. We arrived at Porto early […]

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