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 Fashion: Top 5 sneakers to take on holiday

I never travel without sneakers, whether I'm heading to a beach holiday or weekend to Paris they just always have a place in my heart luggage. There has been too many "That hill doesn't look too bad" or "It will be a nice walk to our hotel from here" moments that I've been so grateful to a … Continue reading Travel Fashion: Top 5 sneakers to take on holiday

Travel Accessories: 5 Laptop bags to take on vacation

You might be sceptical to travel with your most priced tech positions, and I don't blame you. It's daunting to think you might damage the goods that are not only very valuable when it comes to costs but also carries a lot of personal value. You can and should have travel insurance, but isn't there … Continue reading Travel Accessories: 5 Laptop bags to take on vacation

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 Tech: 3 Tips to help you plan your dream holiday

Sometimes you have to plan to play, friends. You can use these 3 travel tech tips to get the most out of your holiday: Instagram for Instatravel-joy  It's great for two scenarios: You already know where your going but not exactly what you'll be doing...like where you will be eating, shopping or sipping cocktails You … Continue reading Travel Tech: 3 Tips to help you plan your dream holiday

Travel Places: Top 5 things to do in Barcelona

Barcelona - The city that will awaken you senses from the moment you arrive. This is our breakdown of the best of Barcelona and why we love it! Getting there: A good friend recommended that we take a look at the BA Holiday Finder. It seriously has been one of the best travel tips we've … Continue reading Travel Places: Top 5 things to do in Barcelona

Travel Tech: It’s called a pretty bank and it’s more than a power bank

Today marks the 10th birthday of the iPhone. Yes, that's correct. Let that sink in... If like us you simply love your iPhone, or any smartphone for that matter,  but have one pet peeve...the battery power, then continue reading. Two things that I wish someone taught me when I started travelling is: If you spend … Continue reading Travel Tech: It’s called a pretty bank and it’s more than a power bank

Travel Fashion: Flight outfit advice

We're of the opinion that your outfit can make or break your flight, we're talking long flights. After making the mistake of tying and untying shoe laces seven times, getting stuck in a hoodie and accidentally elbowing the passenger next to me, it's save to say we've learned some lessons along the way. Here they … Continue reading Travel Fashion: Flight outfit advice