The Garden Route, and the Origin of Modern Mankind

So having seen a bit of Port Elizabeth, it was time to take the Garden route and see about a place that Scientists and Anthropologists had discovered to be the point of Origin of Modern Mankind. The Garden Route is a stretch of the south-eastern coast of South Africa that extends from Mossel Bay in […]

Exploring Port Elizabeth, with #MeetSouthAfrica

Situated in the south-eastern section of the country, the Eastern Cape is stunning – it is the stuff that postcards are made of – rugged, rocky cliffs and dense green trees, on the stretch that’s known as the Wild Coast. This is also where you will find breathtaking sights of the Indian Ocean. To the […]

Languishing at Fischers Fritz, Berlin

Fischers Fritz is one of Berlin’s few two-Michelin star restaurants. It is located in the Regent hotel, Charlottenstrasse, and it famously serves up Christian Lohse’s French inspired, seafood specialities. Walking into the restaurant, you can’t help but feel a little overwhelmed.

5 Great Ways to Experience Malta

Malta is a group of seven islands in the Mediterranean Sea. Only the three largest islands – Malta, Gozo and Comino – are inhabited. The terrain is low and rocky with coastal cliffs. Malta is a melting pot of civilisations with a history stretching back thousands of years. The country has been inhabited since around […]

More adventures Way up High, with #MeetSouthAfrica

Day 3, and we wake up nice and early for our next adventure with #MeetSouthAfrica  If you’ve never been airborne, floating over the land at sunrise, in a hot air balloon, believe me when I say that it’s a surrealistic experience. It’s a lot like diving, where one experiences the amniotic calm of a fetus inside the […]

Swissôtel Berlin – terrific hospitality in the heart of West Berlin

The Swissôtel Berlin is located in West Berlin, in the center of a bustling district known as Kurfürstendamm. This is where all the action is! From cafes, to endless rows of shopping boutiques, beauty parlors, restaurants and supermarkets, you will never be bored. A lot of beautiful people here to ogle at – from trendy […]

Getting to know Jozi #MeetSouthAfrica

Immediately after spending 2 weeks in Berlin, it was time to fly to Johannesburg for the #MeetSouthAfrica campaign. They say, “It’s Jozi, that Joburg is affectionately known as.. ”   I say, “Very nice to meet you, Jozi!” 

I heard a Roomer – Roomers Frankfurt

One of the incredibly cool hotels I managed to stay at while passing through Frankfurt, thanks to Agoda’s fine arrangements, was Roomers. The hotel itself is located a mere 3 minute walk from Frankfurt’s main train station and is also located just 10 minutes to a trendy food district in town. If you don’t mind a bit […]

Queensland – Gold Coast Hinterland

Moving away from the Sunshine Coast, we head South towards Gold Coast, but not before making a short detour into the Hinterlands, the inner section from the coast, where the hilly, mountainous regions and its farms offer its own rural charm. Though we passed many fields and farms in quaint towns and idyllic nature parks, […]

A trip to Kampung Nibang, Sabah

Since February, Selangor, Malaysia’s most populous state and its economic and industrial hub, has been in a water rationing programme. Severe drought in months prior to the rationing had reduced water levels at key catchment areas to almost rock bottom. Even with rain showers returning recently, it had not hit the right water catchment areas […]

It’s time to #MeetSouthAfrica!

Totally psyched to be heading to South Africa soon, for my next adventure, #MeetSouthAfrica , with South African Tourism. 14 bloggers will traverse beautiful South Africa in search adventure and exhilarating experiences, between 2 May and 11 May 2014. Follow the hashtag #MeetSouthAfrica to see what we get up to. The three separate groups will […]