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Hiking Lions Head in Cape Town – What you need to know beforehand

Published on: October 14th, 2020 at 3:03 pm

There are many walking trails around Cape Town and one of my favourites was hiking Lions Head. Known as the mother city, Cape Town is the legislative capital of South Africa. It is one of the most historically significant cities in South Africa, as it was here that the first European colonists set foot in the country – birthing its …

Last Updated on: October 7th, 2020 at 3:21 pm
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Africa safari packing list – Plus a guide on what to wear on an African safari

Published on: October 7th, 2020 at 11:31 am

Going on an African safari takes a little more forward planning than say heading away on a city escape for a few days. Depending on your you are going, you could ultimately see all four seasons in one day. Having a good idea of the best Africa safari outfits to reduce heat and insect attention, must-have camera equipment and perhaps …

Last Updated on: October 7th, 2020 at 11:31 am
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Where to stay in Cape Town – Plus a list of the best restaurants in Cape Town

Published on: May 30th, 2020 at 11:00 am

Where to stay in Cape Town? Without a doubt one of the most important aspects of booking a trip to any destination is finding the most suitable accommodation for your trip and the tastiest restaurants so you can discover the most traditional meals in the area.  Or is that just me always thinking of food? Either way, lucky for me, …

Last Updated on: May 25th, 2020 at 5:34 pm
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Best time to visit Cape Town – Guide to the best time to go to Cape Town

Published on: May 28th, 2020 at 11:30 am

Are you thinking of planning a visit to Cape Town, South Africa but not sure when you should go? The city of Cape Town and the surrounding areas are full of picturesque landscapes, beautiful beaches and fun activities that have many tourists flocking there throughout the whole year. Trying to discover the best time of the year to visit Cape …

Last Updated on: May 25th, 2020 at 2:29 pm
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Safety in Cape Town – Is Cape Town safe for tourists?

Published on: May 26th, 2020 at 10:02 am

With around 4.5 million people, Cape Town is the second largest city by population in South Africa. However, the safety in Cape Town has held a bad rap for being crime-ridden and unsafe for tourists for many years. But is that true? Today I want to share my thoughts on how to ensure your safety in Cape Town and if, …

Last Updated on: May 25th, 2020 at 10:04 am
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Travelling to Cape Town – A Quick Introduction To The City

Published on: May 22nd, 2020 at 7:30 pm

Travelling to Cape Town is a backpackers and travel adventurers dream and one of my most enjoyable destinations. It has a wild side that allows you to swim with Great White sharks, go fishing for tuna 50km off shore, plenty of rugged hiking paths to enjoy and wildlife that is some of the toughest on earth. Dispute this wild and …

Last Updated on: May 26th, 2020 at 9:07 am
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Essential Must Try Foods in Southern Africa – My Mouth-Watering African Foods List

Published on: April 11th, 2020 at 3:45 pm

Southern Africa is unique in its cultural heritage and traditions. African traditional food is influenced by a variety of cultures from Dutch to Malaysian. I have visited a few countries in Africa and got a chance to try some amazing traditional African food dishes. Throughout this blog, I want to particularly focus on food in South African countries such as …

Last Updated on: October 7th, 2020 at 3:31 pm
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Victoria Falls Travel Guide

Published on: March 3rd, 2020 at 12:18 pm

This is the ultimate Victoria Falls travel guide that is sure to help you plan your epic adventure to visit one of the seven natural wonders of the world. It pretty much has everything you need to know about travelling to the small but busy Zimbabwean town known as Victoria Falls. I enjoyed a huge trip to Africa that included …

Last Updated on: May 27th, 2020 at 4:40 pm
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Unforgettable Fishing at Cape Town in 5 Easy Steps – Chase the fish of your dreams

Published on: January 30th, 2020 at 7:53 pm

Fishing might be a practice that dates back to prehistoric times and at least 40,000 years. But it was only from the 16th century when we began releasing our vessels into the oceans and seas. This produced more advanced and mass fishing options that gave birth to many different techniques such as gathering, spearing, angling. Now we even have large …

Last Updated on: May 27th, 2020 at 5:29 pm
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How To Experience an Epic African Safari at the Okavango Delta in Botswana – Plus more

Published on: January 7th, 2020 at 5:46 pm

Africa has consistently been one of those spots I had seen on TV and been mesmerized by. Just the way the landscape is incredibly harsh and empty, how free the untamed wildlife meanders about while fighting for survival each and every day and how basic the everyday lifestyle appeared to be. One place that highlights this to the fullest is …

Last Updated on: May 26th, 2020 at 5:00 pm
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A Genuine Review of Elephant Sands Resort – Why You Should Immediately Visit

Published on: January 5th, 2020 at 8:16 pm

If someone were to ask me where my favourite place is that I have ever stayed in? Then a destination in Botswana Africa would be almost certainly be sitting at the top of the list. At the very least, it is one of the first destinations that comes to mind when I think of my past travels and the highlights …

Last Updated on: May 27th, 2020 at 12:45 pm
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10 Popular Restaurants in Victoria Falls – Budget Friendly Yet Delicious

Published on: January 3rd, 2020 at 11:20 am

When travelling, eating is one of the easiest and best ways to learn about culture and traditions. With that being said it can also be one of the most confusing, especially when you have just arrived in a foreign country. Find out what to expect from Southern African cuisine before you arrive and also allow me to make it a …

Last Updated on: May 27th, 2020 at 12:15 pm
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Explosive White Water Rafting on the Absurd Zambezi River – Are You Game?

Published on: January 1st, 2020 at 11:11 am

While in Victoria Falls, I decided to sign up for a day white water rafting down the famous Zambezi River. I had seen a few reports about this river, and it had a reputation to live up to. I had white water rafted in other areas while travelling but this river was meant to put the others to shame. I …

Last Updated on: May 26th, 2020 at 4:19 pm
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Best value accommodation in Victoria Falls – Shearwater’s Explorers Village

Published on: December 30th, 2019 at 10:12 pm

Planning a trip to Africa soon and looking for the best valued accommodation option in Victoria Falls? Well, you have come to the right place. This blog is going to dive deep into how travelling on a budget to Victoria Falls is not only possible but also extremely easy when you opt to stay at Shearwater’s Explorers Village. This is …

Last Updated on: May 27th, 2020 at 3:10 pm
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Essential Knowledge You Must Know About Rafting the Wild Zambezi River – Victoria Falls

Published on: December 28th, 2019 at 7:11 pm

The white-water rafting in Victoria Falls is well known by many all around the world and it’s actually recognised as the greatest one-day white water rafting experience in the world. It delivers amazing rapids throughout the 23km journey that is sure to test out even the most experienced rafter but also possible for a novice to complete thanks to the …

Last Updated on: May 27th, 2020 at 3:45 pm
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Impressive 72 Hours in Victoria Falls – The Epic Story of my Trip

Published on: December 26th, 2019 at 7:15 am

I recently had the chance to finish an African Safari in Victoria Falls and took an extra 2 nights there to have a good look around. For a small place, it certainly offers plenty to do and it would come as no surprise to hear that most feature around the Victoria Falls themselves and the mighty Zambezi River. Where is …

Last Updated on: May 27th, 2020 at 12:22 pm
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Safe Tame or Family Activities at Victoria Falls – 9 of the best

Published on: December 24th, 2019 at 5:02 am

Victoria Falls is known as a little bit of an adventure playground to most tourists that travel there. It has one of the best rivers to do white-water rafting, a bungee jumping location that sees 50,000 people leap head first from it every year and is home to quite possibly the world’s scariest natural swimming pool. Now all that sounds …

Last Updated on: May 27th, 2020 at 4:59 pm
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9 Incredible Adrenaline Activities to do at Victoria Falls – Ignite Your Wild Side

Published on: December 22nd, 2019 at 9:30 pm

You have your trip booked and are now officially heading to the home of one of the seven natural wonders of the world in Victoria Falls. It is an impressive sight when you first lay your eyes on this magnificent waterfall without a doubt. It’s judged the largest waterfall in the world with a width of over 1.7km and a …

Last Updated on: May 27th, 2020 at 11:43 am
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The best time to visit Victoria Falls – When to see and do everything

Published on: December 20th, 2019 at 7:00 pm

If you are looking to travel to Africa for an amazing vacation then the time of year is an extremely important factor to take into consideration. Of course, if you are planning to include visits to multiple locations spread over numerous countries in an organised safari tour or solo multi-country adventure, planning the perfect time to visit all is near …

Last Updated on: May 28th, 2020 at 3:41 pm
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Visa requirements for entry into Zimbabwe – Do you need one to travel

Published on: December 18th, 2019 at 11:30 pm

Do you need a visa to visit Victoria Falls? As with any destination, it is super important to check the visa requirements for entry into Zimbabwe as some countries are required to apply and gain access to a visa before arriving in Zimbabwe. This can change on occasions so it is best to find this information out online at the …

Last Updated on: May 27th, 2020 at 4:44 pm