The Best Hotels Along the Garden Route

If you’ve ever tried piecing together a self-drive holiday yourself, you’ll know it can be very time consuming and stressful.What route do you take, where do you stop and, most importantly, how do you know which hotels to use? After all, it can really take … Continue reading

July 21, 2017 by Chris Steel


How I Ate My Way Along South Africa’s Garden Route

How could you make one of the world’s most beautiful self-drive routes even better? Stuff it with great food of course. And when you discover the culinary treats that pepper South Africa’s iconic Garden Route, you’ll quickly see how this spectacular region could be … Continue reading

June 30, 2017 by Chris Steel


5 Incredible Garden Route Experiences

You might have heard of South Africa’s famed road trip – the Garden Route. For many people this fabled journey represents an uncovering of the natural beauty of South African landscapes between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth. Don’t get me wrong, I’m a big fan … Continue reading

June 7, 2017 by Chris Steel


7 TV Show Locations You Have to Visit

It starts with a casual recommendation from a friend and then, before you know it, you’re three series deep into a TV show that until a few days ago you never even knew existed. On-demand boxsets have a lot to answer for when it … Continue reading

October 26, 2016 by Chris Steel


Top Tips for Travelling with Kids

You are planning that annual holiday. Once upon a time, this might have been as simple as choosing the Greek island with the most bars on it. But now – like me – you have a family. You have more than one person to consider … Continue reading

June 29, 2016 by Chris Steel


How to Travel Rio like a Local

Rio de Janeiro is a city that radiates exotic mystery. It has its fair share of jaw-dropping views and world-famous attractions, but there is plenty more to discover in this soon-to-be Olympic city. Here are a handful of suggestions that will help you see Rio … Continue reading

April 8, 2016 by Chris Steel


5 Unmissable Things to Do in Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro is easily the coolest city in the world. Only a handful of cities offer their lucky inhabitants a beach on which to bathe in the tropical sun and Brazil‘s favourite destination goes one step further, spoiling its locals with some of the … Continue reading

March 17, 2016 by Chris Steel