Top 5 Things To Do In Saigon (HCMC)

Ho Chi Minh City is the hot, pulsating metropolis of Vietnam. 1. Walking tour I strongly suggest taking the Trails and Tales walking tour on the first day that you get here. Adam, an expat teaching English in HCMC organizes an informative, fast paced 3 hour orientation to this great city. Crossing the streets in HCMC…

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Willoughby & Co – V&A Waterfront

Willoughbys is situated at the V&A and is a Japanese fusion restaurant. Their sushi is AWESOME! We had the rainbow roll reloaded which was an absolute treat. We then had mains- I tried the paella and Hubster the honey wasabi beef. The meat was very good but was a bit too sweet. My paella was…

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Racine – Franschoek

Racine is the second restaurant by our famous South African chef Reuben Riffels (his first restaurant Reuben’s is on the main road in Franschoek. Racine is situated in the gorgeous Chamonix wine estate. The wait staff are efficient and helpful. We were planning on just having cake and coffee but the menu looked so interesting…

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Hussar – Stellenbosch

Hussar is a traditional steakhouse type of place, wide selection of wine but also interestingly enough the sign  on their door stares that they will never charge a corkage fee so you can just bring your wine if you so wish at no additional cost. We were so wined out from our wine tasting so…

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Hudson’s – Green Point

It’s a burger joint with a nice warm atmosphere. I am just salivating thinking of my meal here!!! Try the disco fries! Hubster enjoyed his sweet potato chips. We both ordered a selection of sliders, his beef, mine chicken. It’s a great way to sample more of their menu. I really enjoyed the different flavors…

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A weekend in Cape Town

  Where we stayed: Garden Court Nelson Mandela Boulevard This was our second stay at this hotel and we weren’t disappointed. We get a discounted rate as part of Discovery Vitality and is the best value for money option for us. It’s in a good location close to most attractions, the rooms are nice and…

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CAPE TOWN FOR EASTER

My high school friend is getting married in Camps Bay this weekend. So excited! We are leaving tomorrow to Cape Town for 4 days. Can’t wait to see all our favourite places, visit some wine farms and eat delicious food! Any suggestions of things to do/see/eat on our trip? Happy Easter!

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Stunning Cappadocia, Turkey in 2 Days!

These two days were undoubtedly the highlight of my trip. The hot air balloon experience is a once in a lifetime experience that I will treasure forever! Two full days is just enough time, as you will need to book the hot air balloon for your second morning there. Day 1 We arrived early (6:30am)…

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