Couple Travel · Europe · Italy · Travel Writing

Dine like a Venetian: Best Cicchetti Bars in Venice

Venice - The City of Cicchetti When visiting Venice it can be a little overwhelming when trying to decide on where you want to eat. There are so many amazing options to choose from. It can also really hurt your pocket if you are staying for longer than a week! That is why Darren and… Continue reading Dine like a Venetian: Best Cicchetti Bars in Venice

Couple Travel · South African Travel · Travel Writing

Plett Winelands: A Must-See South African Attraction

When one thinks of wine in South Africa, undoubtedly the first place that will come to your mind is the Western Cape, or more importantly the Cape Wine Route which is mainly found in Stellenbosch. But not many know (including Darren and I until a recent trip) that Plettenberg Bay has a lively, thriving wine… Continue reading Plett Winelands: A Must-See South African Attraction

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Best To Do In Plettenberg Bay: Tsitsikamma Canopy Tour

Salt, Sand and Yellow Woods? The uniqueness of the Tsitsikamma Rainforest in the Eastern Cape will surely take your breath away but not merely due to the sheer beauty of it. But by something else, something a little bit more thrilling. Think of a place filled with luscious greenery and sweet birdsong. Now in that… Continue reading Best To Do In Plettenberg Bay: Tsitsikamma Canopy Tour

Couple Travel · Europe · Travel Writing

Venice in Winter: The Most Magical Time To Visit

There are hundreds of blog posts, travel articles and even travel programs that have had their focus on the bucket list worthy, floating city of Venice. It is so incredibly famed that it gets a whopping 20 million tourist visits a year! And it is no wonder why, seeing as it is one of the… Continue reading Venice in Winter: The Most Magical Time To Visit

Couple Travel · Mountain Escapes · South African Travel · Travel Writing

God’s Window: The Name Says It All

Set in the province of Mpumalanga along the Drakensberg escarpment is the aptly named God's Window. Just one peek from any of the lookout points situated at the site is reason enough for why it is named what it is. God's Window gets its name from the breathtaking views that span over the Lowveld and down… Continue reading God’s Window: The Name Says It All

Couple Travel · Travel · Traversing Tips

Top Tips: For Long Road Trips

Darren and I have taken many long and tiring journeys together to reach our far-flung destinations. And we have been through it all - taking the wrong turn off a highway and being lost for kilometers, driving for hours, starving and having no idea when the next stop is and argued about silly little things… Continue reading Top Tips: For Long Road Trips

Couple Travel · Mountain Escapes · Travel Writing

Travel To: The Indescribable Desolation Valley

When one thinks of Graaff-Reinet the following words will come to mind – “cute”, “quaint” and simply “small”. But after my recent visit the only word I will ever associate this small town with is “awe-inspiring”. This is not due to their Karoo Lamb dishes being out of this world delicious, which they are, but… Continue reading Travel To: The Indescribable Desolation Valley

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Discover Myanmar: And the remarkable Moken people

If you have seen our Ultimate Bucket List then you will have noticed that Myanmar is quite proudly on our list of places that we would love to visit. While doing some investigating we thought we would share the wonderful and unique facts of this beautiful part of the world to anyone who has Myanmar on… Continue reading Discover Myanmar: And the remarkable Moken people

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Italy’s Best Kept Secret: Vicenza

One of the first trips that we ever took as a couple was to Europe - Italy, England and France - to visit family and friends as well as explore three destinations that I have been wanting to explore since I was a little girl. My dad would always douse me in his exciting, adventure… Continue reading Italy’s Best Kept Secret: Vicenza

City Escapes · Couple Travel · Travel · Travel Writing

Johannesburg Gems: Get Out Of The City

Anyone living in good old Johannesburg knows that trips out of the city are a definite must to stay sane. I absolutely love Johannesburg; the vibe, the people, the fast pace of it all. But every now and then my heart and soul yearns for some fresh air and an escape from the rat race… Continue reading Johannesburg Gems: Get Out Of The City