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STOPPING TRAFFIC IN CANNES

I have followed the Cannes Film Festival closely for years now, the celebrities, the fashion, the glitz and glam, but somehow it has never really made it onto my bucket list. The Grand Prix in Monte Carlo, Monaco however have always been on my bucket list. One of the most prestigious and most celebrated film…

NO VISA REQUIRED

South Africa has the most powerful passport on the African continent, with its citizens able to enter a full 90 countries across the world without a visa, and able to gain a visa on arrival at a further 31 countries. This is according to the international Passport Index, which ranks passports of the world according to…

PACK LIKE A PRO 101

You all know I love to travel, but I also hate spending more money than I have to when traveling. So when I can, I try to find the most affordable no frills airlines especially for short trips between cities when I’m in Europe or the US. While this does work out cheaper and saves…

ETIHAD AIRWAYS – NEW BAGGAGE POLICY

Etihad Airways are pleased to let you know that they will be introducing a new checked baggage policy, effective from today, 31 January 2018. The new global baggage policy will be based on the total weight of your checked baggage, rather than the numbers of pieces. Our USA & Canada baggage policy will continue to be…

COUNTRIES I’VE VISITED

I remember reading this quote somewhere and it completely moved me: “Travel makes you modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.” – Gustave Flaubert. I’ve been traveling since I was 17 – my first trip was to the Caribbean islands and I remember the experience like it was yesterday. I was…

GAME, SET, LOVE – PARIS FOR ROLAND GARROS!

My stop in Paris this time round wasn’t just for shopping.In fact I didn’t get any shopping done. I went for the 2017 French Open. TENNIS IN PARIS The French Open, also called Roland-Garros is a major tennis tournament held over two weeks between late May and early June at the Stade Roland-Garros in Paris, France. Named after…

SHE’S TRAVEL GOALS: #SPIRITEDPURSUIT

For my very first She’s Travel Goals piece I knew I had to share the wonder that is Lee Litumbe aka the creative force behind Spirited Pursuit. “Spirited Pursuit is a creative digital platform that produces and publishes captivating travel content. Created from founder Lee Litumbe’s passion for travel, photography, and storytelling, Spirited Pursuit strives to…