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Using Gumtree to book your next holiday!

Recently I had to bail on a family time-share holiday due to studies (sigh). I felt terrible as we had gotten an extra vacation rental and now it would be completely unoccupied. To make it up to the family, I figured that the least I could do was to sell the extra apartment to make…

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MilQ & Honey: Transforming Beauty

The land of MilQ & Honey was a concept started by the Kelly and Gabriella Davids in 2012. The sisters, in true entrepreneurial spirit, had an idea of starting a haven in the suburbs where one could enter and transform your body for the better. Milq & Honey now encompasses a day spa, a fashion…

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Protea Hotel Ranch Resort – Polokwane

Were you aware that Polokwane has an airport? I wasn’t until I was booked on the (roughly) 35 minute flight from Joburg to the capital of the Limpopo Province via the Polokwane International Airport.   We were greeted by lots of little children waving at us from the airport. Apparently, that’s not a daily occurrence…

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Walking with Lions: Botlierskop Private Game Reserve

A true escape into a real African gem! I happened to come across this special on Groupon and was very excited so jumped at the opportunity as I have never been on a real Safari retreat. Botlierskop is a 4 star private game lodge situated between Outeniqua Mountains and the Indian ocean, in the heart…

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Lazy Brunch at La Belle, Constantia

A friend recently celebrated his birthday (Happy birthday to you!) and decided, last minute, to have a birthday brunch. He asked me for suggestions with a set of criteria: 1) Location- southern suburbs, preferably the Constantia area; 2) Outdoors- he wanted it to be under the trees;  3) Not overly expensive & 4) Can accommodate…