Category Archives: Africa

Budget Travel Seychelles: Explore Seychelles on a Budget

beach Seychelles

The Seychelles islands are an absolute paradise – some of the most beautiful islands in the world in fact, but don’t think you can’t travel there if you’re on a budget! Whilst The Seychelles is known for being an ‘exclusive’ holiday destination, catering to honeymooners and luxury travellers who stay in accommodation that typically costs […]

MAURITIUS ITINERARY: It’s not just about beaches!

Mauritius beach

I’m going to share with you the best Mauritius itinerary right here to make you realise that Mauritius is NOT just a honeymooner’s holiday destination and infant it is perfect for solo travellers, friends, families and couples young or old to enjoy! Like most people, in my head Mauritius had always been a honeymoon destination, […]

Tunisia Photography: The Best Photo Spots in Tunisia!

tunis medina rooftop view

Tunisia is a fantastic country for photography, from the picturesque white and blue town of Sidi Bou Said to the depths of Tunis Medina or the rolling sand dunes in the desert. There is a real range of diverse landscapes in Tunisia, and whether you’re here for the architecture, beaches, history or culture there sure is […]

How to visit a gold mine for free in Johannesburg!

gold mine Johannesburg

Johannesburg is known as the gold capital of the world. Buried below the surface of this vibrant South African city is the world’s largest and richest gold reef. When gold was discovered here just 130 years ago, so many mines sprung up in and around Johannesburg in the rush for gold. Whilst nowadays it is […]

10 THINGS TO DO IN CAIRO, EGYPT!

the pyramids of Giza Cairo Egypt

Think Cairo is just about seeing The Pyramids? Think again! I spent two days in this bustling capital and still didn’t get to see everywhere (but that’s also probably due to the insane amount of traffic there!). Come on a journey with me and discover 10 things to do in Cairo! 10 THINGS TO DO […]

Garbage City: the side of Cairo no-one wants you to see

coptic christian cave church Cairo garbage city

Garbage City. Sounds like a joke right? I wish it was, but there is actually a neighbourhood in the Egyptian capital of Cairo named Garbage City. The name is on the tin: this small city is piled high with garbage and many people live here. I recently went round this poor, almost forgotten slum of […]

Dar Es Salaam Itinerary – What to do in Dar Es Salaam

bongoyo island dar es salaam itinerary

If you find yourself with some free time to explore Dar Es Salaam and are wondering what to do, read on for my best Dar Es Salaam recommendations and itinerary! From visiting a nearby desert island to partying with the locals, to catching great sunsets or visiting the local markets – there is enough here […]

Things to do in Lagos Nigeria – your 24 hour guide!

things to do in Lagos Nigeria - Lagos market

Lagos, Nigeria. Now this was somewhere I was intrigued to visit – to explore and learn about the traditions and culture of the place. Sure, Nigeria has a reputation as an unsafe place, but what, all Nigerians are criminals? Absolutely not. And I was determined to find this out for myself and boy I’m glad […]

24 hours in Casablanca, Morocco

24 hours in Casablanca Morocco

24 hours is a good amount of time to explore in and around Casablanca. There isn’t much sightseeing to do here in Casablanca compared to other Moroccan cities, and so often tourists leave Casablanca, Morocco’s largest city feeling a bit unimpressed. However there are some nice parts and you can get a good feel for the […]

24 Hours in Nairobi, Kenya – the perfect itinerary!

Surprisingly you can pack a lot into 24 hours in Nairobi. This city is amazing – definitely one of my favourite cities! I love it because of the abundance of decent wildlife orphanages and sanctuaries around, for the people and the food! From feeding giraffes, to going on a safari, to feeding orphaned elephants, even […]

24 Hours Layover