The Most Magical 24 Hours of My Life at Time + Tide Miavana

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After a day of wonderful meals, magical diving and close up encounters with chameleons – I truly didn’t think that my time at Miavana could get any more special, but I was very wrong. So, with just under 24 hours left at Time + Tide Miavana, I was very excited to see what my last […]

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Time + Tide Miavana: Where Unparalleled Luxe meets Wild Nature in Madagascar

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About every once in a blue moon, a property unlike any other is born. In 2017, one such resort emerged into the world, bringing innovation, sustainability and unparallelled luxury to the shores of Nosy Ankao – a small island on the North-East coast of Madagascar. When I got the opportunity to visit this rare breed […]

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Cheetah Plains: Where Extreme Luxury Meets Eco-Friendly Innovation

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After an extremely comfortable nights sleep, we arose bright and early, excited to see what another day at Cheetah Plains would bring. As always in the African bush, the wildlife is more active during the cooler parts of the day, making getting up early totally necessary. Normally early wake-up calls are my arch nemesis, but […]

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Wilderness with Wild Luxury: Welcome to Cheetah Plains

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There isn’t much that I love more than a good African safari experience. I love the mystery of the bush, the untamed nature and the powerful wildlife that call the continent of Africa home. So, when I decided to return to Africa, going on a safari was a top priority. We opted to visit Cheetah […]

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My Year in Travel Photos: 2019 Edition

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Yep, it’s that time again! Lord only knows how, but another year has disappeared before my very eyes. 2019 has been an undeniably tumultuous year for me. Life plans were made and quickly disintegrated. Relationships dissolved and others were forged. I returned to some of my favourite places and travelled to a bunch of incredible […]

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One Unbelievable Night at The Saxon Hotel

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Travelling through South and East Africa by air will lead to one true inevitability. You will probably end up transiting through Johannesburg on an unbelievably regular basis. Jozi is one of the largest airport hubs on the entire African continent and from there, you can pretty much get anywhere. However, many smaller airports provide a […]

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The ULTIMATE Guide + Itinerary for an EPIC Road Trip Through NAMIBIA

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When I think back on all the trips I have done so far, my road trip from Cape Town to Windhoek will definitely go down as one of my all time favourites. The scenery and adventure in Namibia is ever-changing, diverse and truly exciting. Planning a big road trip like this one can be a […]

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Meeting a Million Seals at Cape Cross

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From Sossusvlei, we ventured North until we reached Swakopmund, which is where we experienced the first hurdle in our Namibian adventure. We arrived at our backpackers in the afternoon and quickly settled in for dinner and an early night, after all, it had been a pretty enormous day of driving. We got up the next […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Visiting the Sand Dunes of Sossusvlei

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Sossusvlei is, without a shadow of a doubt, the most famous and well known sight in all of Namibia. Located in the heart of the Namib desert, Sossusvlei is essentially an enormous salt and clay pan which is surrounded by some of the highest sand dunes in the entire world – some of these dunes […]

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