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20 Reasons You Should Never Visit Johannesburg

1. Some people seem to believe that Johannesburg is a beautiful place. 2. They make ridiculous claims about it being the largest man-made forest in the world. 3. But this makes no sense. 4. Because in reality the place is a practically a desert. 5. Nothing exciting ever happens there. 6. There is literally nowhere…

Come Sit, Stay and Savour Stellenbosch This Winter

I was recently invited to enjoy a night of fine food, wine and accommodation in Stellenbosch to mark the launch of the winter Come Sit, Stay and Savour Stellenbosch campaign.Β  In short; a group of restaurants and hotels are offering some incredible winter deals that are sure to inspire a couple nightsΒ of luxury in the…

10 Days in Tuscany

Derrick and I were invited to a wedding in Tuscany recently; we decided to make the most of it by cramming as much of the surrounds as possible into 1o short days. If Rome and Tuscany are on your wanderlust lists, then I can recommend an itinerary similar to ours: Rome (2 nights) Florence (3…

New York City | Travel Tips & Tricks

I’ve just returned from an incredible holiday in New York City and Boston. As I write this I have perhaps the worstΒ Sunday blues in history and I think hearing the Carte Blanche theme music might actually send me over the edge tonight. Manhattan is a city that really is *that* special and unforgettable. I was…

Incase Travel Bags

I derive an immense (read unnatural) amount of joy from stumbling upon products that exceed expectations in terms of form, function and utility. I’ve been travelling to Johannesburg a lot and needed a handy wheelie bag to get me from A-Z with enough space for some clothes and my laptop and cables and things, but…

Brazil Fever

It’s less than two months until the FIFA World Cup kicks off in Brazil. I know right, where did those 4 years disappear to? I must admit, Brazil’s not featured all that prominently on my must-visit list, however after stumbling upon this Cara Delevigne for Vogue Brazil spread this weekend, I’m kinda bleak I’m missing…