California Road Trip: The Itinerary

This *might* be controversial but a California road trip had never been that high up on the agenda, but it just goes to show how wrong I can be. What an experience it was! The two weeks we spent driving around California (with a Nevada pit stop) were truly excellent and if you are considering…

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The Ultimate Staycation: Watergate Bay

A few years ago a very good friend said to me “You should go to Watergate Bay, you’d love it there.” Since then I’ve visited every year – it is safe to say, she was right. I’ve always been a fan of a staycation. I didn’t holiday abroad until I went on French Exchange in my…

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INDIAN SUMMER (HOLIDAY): JAIPUR

India must be the most vibrant and thriving country I’ve ever visited. There is such an energy; the colours, sounds, hustle & bustle, smells… It’s a fantastic assault on the senses. I was reminded of this when I was (somewhat belatedly) watching The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel this weekend. It brought back all my happy…

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SOUTH AFRICA: THE BEST OF THE REST

Follow my blog with Bloglovin I absolutely loved South Africa and it truly was the BEST holiday (the emphatic nature of this statement requires CAPITALS). However, I am going to have to stop banging on about it as it doesn’t do to dwell on the past even if the present is back to sitting at a desk!…

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STELLENBOSCH: IT’S MY WAY OR THE SEGWAY

Follow my blog with Bloglovin As a surprise, whilst we were in Stellenbosch, I booked a… wait for it…. sunset vineyard segway tour! It’s not my usual cup of tea I grant you, and I was a little apprehensive at first but, hey, why not? And, I kid you not, it was amazing! Spier is…

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Cape Town in Three Days

Yesterday I arrived home after nearly a fortnight after in Cape Town and the Winelands. It was, perhaps, my best holiday ever so I want to share some ideas of things to do in case you are lucky, like I was, to visit.

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Colour Me Happy – Bo-Kaap, Muizenberg, Boulder’s Beach & Simon’s Town

We had a fantastic and super colourful day exploring Bo-Kaap, Muizenberg, Boulder’s Beach and Simon’s Town.

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