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Career Change: How To Become A Writer

Most of you may not have realised but I recently made a bit of a Career Change and have headed back to work in a more formal work setup. It’s a very…

Best South African Beaches for Families

The smell of sunscreen is in the air as the summer holidays begin across the country… schools out, sunshines out, umbrellas are up, beach bags are packed! Summer is here and I…

My City: Things to do in Ballito (with kids!)

If you’re among the throngs heading down to the KZN coast this Christmas you don’t want to miss today’s post in the My City (with kids!) guest blogger series. Today I’m turning…

A lovely lunch at The Bistro Klein Constantia

As a long-time resident of the Constantia Valley you would think I would have managed to explore every corner of it – especially the wine farms – in the past 25 years…

Tips for Visiting Angkor Wat With Kids

Today I’m sharing my space with guest blogger, Judith, an avid traveller who has spent many years in Cambodia with her family. Read on below for her top tips for visiting Angkor Wat with…

My Top 10 European Bucket List Destinations

A while back I wrote a post on the Top 10 African Adventures for any Travel Bucket List. Hippo.co.za asked me to share some of the spots on my own European Bucket…

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Going Greek: Siros Island

After 7 days at sea (with overnight stops at anchor or in a harbour) we headed out on our last day across the deep blue… from Sifnos to Siros. This was our…