Travel Places: 5 Tips Porto

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 … Continue reading Travel Places: 5 Tips Porto

Travel Places: Top 5 Lisbon tips

As a family we've wanted to travel to Portugal for many years, finally, we made it happen. I met my parents in Lisbon where they arrived after taking incredibly well-priced flights from Cape Town to Lisbon with TAAG at R4200. TAAG currently has super specials that you need to check out. Both my parents can't … Continue reading Travel Places: Top 5 Lisbon tips

Travel Tech: Feeling LUCKY? Try this app for your next adventure

It is NOT a real problem to have, I'm fully aware of that, but if you are lucky enough to have the opportunity to travel it is sometimes overwhelming to decide where to go. With all the bloggers *cough*, travel sites, hotel booking sites and your friend's Instagram feed the world really is your oyster. … Continue reading Travel Tech: Feeling LUCKY? Try this app for your next adventure

Travel Places: One night in Brighton

Brighton - Beautiful, beachy, blissful Brighton. Brighton is the ideal "I need to get the hell out of London for one night before I loose my mind" stay. We've all been there. Whether you are a tourist or a Londoner this city can get a bit much and Brighton is the perfect one-night getaway. As soon … Continue reading Travel Places: One night in Brighton

Travel tips: Travel with Flying Tiger

Flying Tiger! It's hard to describe this place but in three words it's: Amazing Affordable Fun It's one of the first shops I fell in love with after moving to London. Essentially if you need that one thing that you can't figure out where to find, you'll find it at Tiger. But that's not all...you'll … Continue reading Travel tips: Travel with Flying Tiger

Travel Places: 5 Tips for a trip to Bruges & Gent

Earlier this year we had were lucky enough to meet a friend from South Africa in Belgium. We were only able to spend one night there and decided that taking the Eurostar was the best option to make the most of our short, very cold but super sweet trip. As mentioned in my Amsterdam post … Continue reading Travel Places: 5 Tips for a trip to Bruges & Gent

Travel Tips: Say yes to the travel dress

Are you the type of person who spends most of your time in jeans? Then maybe like me, you're always travelling with heavy luggage! The solution is so simple: pack dresses in stead!  It's taken me longer than I'd like to admit, but finally, I'm travelling lighter. Here is why dresses are the absolute best: … Continue reading Travel Tips: Say yes to the travel dress

Travel Places: Disneyland discount and 5 tips!

This one is for all the adult kids out there. In June 2016 I got to visit Disneyland® Park, Paris with one of my best friends! Something we've dreamt about since we were little girls, growing up in the Klein Karoo, South Africa. If you are lucky enough to visit Disneyland® Park this summer then you'll … Continue reading Travel Places: Disneyland discount and 5 tips!

Travel Places: 5 things to do in Crete, Greece

Who doesn't like island living? Warm water, white beaches and cheap pink snorkelling gear on every corner! Crete has it all... When to go: Friends gave us the valuable advice of going at the start of the season (first week in May), and boy were we treated like royalty! We arrived at the Atlantica Kalliston and … Continue reading Travel Places: 5 things to do in Crete, Greece

Travel Places: 3 Reasons to visit St. Katherine Docks, London

You might already have too long of a 'Things to do in London' list to cope with, but you're going to have to make room for one more, the iconic St Katherine Docks. As the only marina in central London, you'll feel transported to a cool and breezy world filled with the most incredible vessels. It's … Continue reading Travel Places: 3 Reasons to visit St. Katherine Docks, London