A perfect stop off to Antarctica

The Rezidor Group, responsible for the International Radisson hotel chain, have firmly set their sights on the African continent, with South Africa at the forefront. The World Cup is not the draw however, it's Antarctica. Unlike the Soccer World Cup, this is a long term project with long term positive...

Wild about natural heritage

Website:  www.sanparks.org South African National Parks offer diversity of wildlife and nature, with sights and sounds that will leave footprints on your soul. It is through visiting these official conservation areas that the children of tomorrow can appreciate South Africa's natural heritage.

Skiing in Borovets, Bulgaria

Blimin’ freezing, but beautiful in Bulgaria Standing on the pavement outside of Letishta Sofia, the only airport in the Bulgarian capital city of Sofia, I realise that this is going to be like no Christmas I have ever experienced before. Already past midday, the temperature has just peaked at -10oC....

Adriatic sea kayaking, Croatia

It took a 40 minute ferry ride from Dubrovnik, Croatia to reach Lopud Island. It looked like something out of a movie set Р this little town on the waters edge with sloping green hills behind it. It had a feeling of excitement and adventure and I was looking forward...

Jamaican me happy

Ever since I saw the movie Cool Runnings I fell in love with Jamaica and its people. It was one of my dreams to go there someday. So one day my dad came home and told us that we are going to Jamaica, Grand Bahia Principe hotel. We were all...

FERRYING WITH THE LOCALS

My destination was Manuas and the only way to get there from Porto Velho was by ferry boat on the Madeira River. The Madeira River lies in the heart of the Amazon River drainage basin and being the longest tributary of the Amazon it was no wonder that my journey...

The Ultimate N2 Roadtrip

Estimated driving time: 26 hours. The N2 highway is better known as South Africa's coastal highway , running from Ermelo in Mpumalanga, through Kwa-Zulu Natal and the Eastern Cape and ending in Cape Town in the Western Cape. Driving down the N2, it's quite easy to notice its tourist value...

PHILADELPHIA SOUL

Wikipedia Page  en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philadelphia Described as the "City of Brotherly Love", Philadelphia offers so much more than just cobblestone streets and endless historical landmarks. What makes this city so memorable is its unique blend of experiences that you have to discover in person.

Exploring Australia

Wikipedia Page  en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Australia Arriving in Sydney airport is a rather daunting experience, not only are you stressing about the fact that you may have a stray banana peel in your bag, but there is also the fact that even mud on your shoe could get you turfed out!

TRAVEL Tenerife

Wikipedia Pag  een.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tenerife Website  www.pearlygrey.com TRAVEL TENERIFE Sponsored by Pearly Grey Ocean Club After a 5 hour flight from Gatwick, I felt the wind on my face on Tenerife, one of the Canary Islands in the Atlantic Ocean. It was very windy – the reason we were told is that...

TRAVEL South East Asia

Wikipedia Page  en.wikipedia.org/wiki/South_East_Asia Our three week tour of South East Asia began with an overnight stop in Singapore on the way to Bali. Singapore is a very Westernised city and a great place to spend a day cruising around the harbour and rivers.

TRAVEL Italy

Website:  en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Italy We flew into Naples on a hot September day to be greeted by blue skies and ever looming Mount Vesuvius nearby. We caught a bus down to the port and hopped on a fast ferry to the beautiful Isle of Capri where we were picked up and driven...

SERIOUS ABOUT SIESTA

I touched down in Barcelona at roughly 10pm."Balls!" I thought to myself. By the time I get to the hotel, check in and unpack, the city will be fast asleep and I'll have to wait for the morning sunshine to break the darkness before unleashing myself on the capital city...

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