Where is this country within a country ....... right on my doorstep within our borders of South Africa are the two landlocked countries of Lesotho 🇱🇸 and Swaziland 🇸🇿. Today we visited Lesotho and today was going to be the day that my fiancé (now husband) got his first ever stamp in his passport. To … Continue reading A day in a country within a country
So it turns out, that trusting the sources on the internet proved me wrong! Because I am slightly paranoid whenever there is a visa required... I contacted a visa company and asked them to assist me with my visa for Djibouti. Their response was, as a South African citizen you will require a UK visa … Continue reading Djibouti Visa for Dummies
Have you ever fallen in love with a city to the point that you would happily return over and over again… and to make things worse, you want to take everyone you love there so that they can experience it??? These are my top five all time favourite cities. Bangkok – Thailand I cannot even … Continue reading My Five Favorite Cities
Travel for most people is a scary ordeal… well not the actual travelling part, but the preparations and bookings required. This used to panic me immensely, and I would always end up contacting an agent and booking a group tour. Whilst these are awesome and take the pressure off of planning anything really, I found … Continue reading The first trip I booked ALL on my own
My sister (Parosh) and one of our closest, dearest and oldest friends Mashie have always dreamed of visiting the Seychelles. And lets admit, by now you all know that I will go anywhere and everywhere without a second thought. The last trip I had taken with my sister was around a year before I had … Continue reading Splendid Seychelles
Our Sunday started a bit slow and lazily, only for us to realize we had no plans for the day. Strange feeling to have NO plan of action so Ash suggested we take a drive out to the Midlands Meander. Within a few minutes we were in the car and a quick 45 minutes later … Continue reading A hearty welcome at Hartford House
It came as quiet a shock to me when I realized that there is a country that I had never heard of. I mean I have been glaring at a map of the World for as long as I can remember! The time has come for planning our next trip. Usually, before I even leave … Continue reading Where to next for us … 🙂
I ended up missing the hot air balloon safari because I got really ill. I literally slept for most of the day (except when I woke up to eat), but I figured I rather sacrifice one day to recoup my energy so the rest of the trip won't be miserable. The next morning we headed … Continue reading Our journey comes to an end
Having dreamt of witness a river crossing at the Mara river for pretty much half of my life, there we where, and just as we we about to give up... my dad spotted a herd starting to get uneasy. I always thought that the beasts would know for certain that they need to cross over, … Continue reading Finally a river crossing!
The day had finally arrived when we head to the Masai Mara Reserve. We arrived at the Mara Sopa Lodge just in time for an amazing lunch and our first afternoon drive. We didn’t go too far as we were exhausted (I had a spider incident at 4am which resulted in Ashwin and I leaving … Continue reading At long last… the Masai Mara Reserve !!!