Accommodation · Africa · Review · Travel

A Bed in Tofo Beach – Liquid Dive Adventures Review

If you are visiting Tofo Beach (Praia de Tofo) in Mozambique, chances are you have come for the beach. Sure, you could lie and bake on the sand all day, but if you really want to make the most of this wonderfully laid-back retreat, you’ll need to slip below the waves. We decided to do… Continue reading A Bed in Tofo Beach – Liquid Dive Adventures Review

Accommodation · Africa · Review · Travel

A Bed in Hoedspruit – Little Garonga Review

Having never been on a safari before, and never stayed in a game lodge, we had no idea what to expect. We couldn’t have been more blown away by Little Garonga. In this Little Garonga review, I am going to endeavour to explain just why it was so special, and why it would be the… Continue reading A Bed in Hoedspruit – Little Garonga Review

Africa

5 Reasons to Visit Soweto on a Township Tour

SOWETO is Johannesburg’s most infamous suburb. it was once a township out on its own. Its name is abbreviated from South Western Townships. During apartheid, it was a place to keep the black community away from central Johannesburg. However, once apartheid ended, urban sprawl invaded the borders between the Joburg and Soweto. There was a… Continue reading 5 Reasons to Visit Soweto on a Township Tour

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A Bed in Livingstone – Tongabezi Review

Visiting Victoria Falls is a once-in-a-lifetime adventure. Seeing the smoke that thunders for yourself is an experience you will never forget. How can you top that? Well, you can stay somewhere that is once-in-a-lifetime too….saying that, I really hope that we get to visit Tongabezi again. Read on to see why in our full Tongabezi… Continue reading A Bed in Livingstone – Tongabezi Review

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A Bed in Johannesburg – The Michelangelo Hotel Review

Johannesburg is a city with a reputation. It’s troubled past seems to cloud its dynamic and encouraging present. People whispered “be careful” with serious expressions when we told them our plans, but we were determined to go and see it for ourselves. Our hotel, The Michelangelo Hotel, also has a reputation, be it vastly more… Continue reading A Bed in Johannesburg – The Michelangelo Hotel Review

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Seals, Sun and Sushi – Cape Town, South Africa

I was expecting to like Cape Town, I mean everyone always told me how lovely it was, but what I wasn’t expecting was to fall completely head over heels for the place and have our best holiday ever! In January of 2015, Mr Fluskey and I hopped on a plane to the sun, sea and… Continue reading Seals, Sun and Sushi – Cape Town, South Africa

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Casablanca, and Hassan II Mosque – The Perfect Day Trip from Marrakesh, Morocco

Morocco is the most fascinating country. Sitting at the mouth of Mediterranean Sea, just 9 miles from Spain and Western Europe, Morocco is a world away. Most tourists head straight for the bustle of Marrakesh to soak up the spice or the beaches of Essaouira to soak up the sun. We chose the first option… Continue reading Casablanca, and Hassan II Mosque – The Perfect Day Trip from Marrakesh, Morocco

Africa · Trains · Travel

Riding the Rails – The ERNST Night Train from Luxor to Cairo

Egypt is a wonderful adventure. Ancient landscapes, gods, legends and dusty treasures abound. You can feel like an adventurer just by diving into a souk. Our favourite adventure, however, was travelling from Luxor to Cairo on the sleeper train. Whether you are catching the Cairo night train, travelling between Cairo and Luxor by train (like we… Continue reading Riding the Rails – The ERNST Night Train from Luxor to Cairo

Africa · Travel

8.5 Reasons You Will Love Backpacking in Egypt

When you think of cheap, budget travel destinations a few ideas might spring to mind. India, Vietnam, Eastern Europe; but have you considered Egypt? Backpacking in Egypt won’t break the bank (even an all-inclusive can be a bargain), is packed with amazing experiences and you will be blown away by the stunning landmarks in Egypt.… Continue reading 8.5 Reasons You Will Love Backpacking in Egypt

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Soaring Above Luxor – Magic Horizon Hot Air Balloons Review

Luxor is the jewel in Egypt’s tourism crown. There are many ways to see it’s famous tombs and temples. The most exhausting being a traditional tour, on foot. The most magical, taking to the skies in one of Magic Horizon Hot Air Balloons! If you are looking to do something a little bit special during… Continue reading Soaring Above Luxor – Magic Horizon Hot Air Balloons Review