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Day Tripping in Soweto

On a warm winter Sunday 3 South African women from very different walks of life got together and…


Sun, Sand and Mountains for Easter

A family vacation has the potential to become a disaster for anyone alternatively it can turn out…


48 Hours in Nelspruit

The capital of Mpumalanga province, and now known as Mbombela it is the gateway to the Kruger…


Budapest - what not to miss

Budapest has it all. Fairy tale castles, an admirable love of the red powder paprika, architecture…


Kayseri - take 2

A visit to Kayseri is not just a journey, the destination is home to a diverse group of people…


Day out at Büyükada - Princes' Islands

The story begins when Leon Trotsky was deported from the Soviet Union in February 1929. His first…


When in Alanya you should .........

Exploring this seaside town will give you a sense of sheer happiness. By day 2 of a holiday you are…


5 Must do’s in Pofadder

Located in the Northern Cape this town has always tickled the fancy of many South Africans. One…


Maxhosa- Stylish Xhosa inspired clothing

Strolling through the Mall of Africa this couldn’t be a better place to find a global fashion…


The ominous Kempton Park hospital.

This hospital closed the day after Christmas in 1996 and has stood vacant ever since. Now 21 years…