Guarding the gateway to the winelands is Somerset West – one of the Cape’s best kept secrets. Often overlooked as an outlying district that’s not as hip as Stellies nor as cool as Cape Town, Somerset West is the prime spot for off-the-beaten-track travellers. Flee the big city and find ...
January 29, 2017afrotate
Get your jo’hustle on in Joburg this summer. Travelstart brings you the best of this fierce, friendly and fascinating city. Feature Image courtesy of Curiocity Backpackers via Instagram A long weekend in Joburg is your double espresso for the week. It’s impossible to be bored in this ...
January 26, 2017afrotate
There are so many cities around the globe that offer something uniquely different, but more often than not deciding which places to visit becomes more and more difficult. Whether you are wanting to explore these irresistible cities alone or with family and friends, it should never be hard to find ...
January 23, 2017afrotate
If you’re looking for an affordable, family-friendly holiday Bali is a winning destination. You won’t even need a visa if you’re staying for fewer than 30 days. Sun-seekers will be in their element with hot weather and sunny days even ...
January 20, 2017afrotate
Get more for your money when you choose one of these exciting cities as a layover destination. I recently flew from Johannesburg to Bali with an 8-hour layover in Hong Kong. Since there are no direct flights from SA to Bali it is inevitable that you will need to stop ...
January 20, 2017afrotate
Feel the soft ocean breeze kiss your face as you free your senses to the sights and sounds of the natural beauty of Cape Town, when you take an electric bike (e-bike) tour with Venture South. If you’re looking for a cycle tour with an added European flare, without ...
January 17, 2017afrotate
Travel technology is better than ever, it cuts through communication barriers, makes us safer and keeps us informed. Make sure you suit-up with the latest travel apps for all your travel needs in 2017. Jettison your jet lag, get a free personalised travel agent and never miss a flight ever ...
January 14, 2017afrotate
“After such an unexpected surprise, I doubt things can get any better. Until we get into the water. Green turtles!” The Indian Ocean island of Réunion is unlike the Seychelles and Mauritius in that it’s an overseas department of France and while it’s still very popular among honeymooners, ...
January 11, 2017afrotate
“Make 2017 the year of travel” Tech titan Mark Zuckerberg is famous for his yearly personal challenges- in 2010 he challenged himself to become fluent in Mandarin, another year he made it his goal to read a new book every other week, in 2014 he committed to writing a ...
January 8, 2017afrotate
Dream big in 2017 with these mind-blowing travel destinations. Make this the year you eat at the cheapest Michelin star restaurant in the world (in Singapore) or the year you learn the ancient form of falconry in Ireland (at Ashford Castle) or the year when you explore more beautiful countries ...
January 5, 2017afrotate