With Summer around the corner, it’s only a matter of time before we hear about the rates charged for fancy Cape Town homes. This particular property charges R100,000 a day. And that’s not just for Summer – that’s throughout the year!
We all want to go to outer-space and enjoy the stars and planetary eye-candy up there, but there’s a more simple way to get that fix right now.
A new map shows you which countries have the most powerful & least powerful passports in terms of gaining visa-free access to other countries.
Can’t decide between that ski-trip or beach vacation? There’s a way to do it all at half the cost, thanks to the glorious world of fake holiday destinations.
Feel the breeze on your sun-kissed skin, strike your sexiest pose, frame the perfect backdrop and snap! Now repeat, topless.
Grootbos Private Nature Reserve has scooped the Daily Beasts ‘Grand Award’ in their list of the best hotels to visit in 2014.
It’s not really a hard sell, is it? But now that Cape Town has been voted the number one city to visit in 2014 by The New Yorker, we thought we’d press the advantage home with this collection of shots, illustrating why you shouldn’t be living anywhere else in the world.
Academy Award-winning actress Anne Hathaway was NOT ACTING when she was screaming for help in the ocean on Wednensday. Anne was clearly in distress, gulping water, waving her arms and shouting for help after getting stuck in a rip current. The 31-year-old actress got caught in the strong waves while swimming off the coast of Oahu, Hawaii on Wednesday where she was on holiday with her husband, Adam Shulman.
When he isn’t the mood for a island holiday, Richard Branson likes nothing more than to leave his Necker Island home and rough it for a while in Africa.
It’s just about to become your favourite time of the year. Work is winding down, the sun is coming out to play and holiday season is just around the corner.
Every year at Thanksgiving time, the White House hosts the National Thanksgiving Turkey Presentation – also attended by National Turkey Federation – where the current president ‘pardons’ a single turkey from being eaten for lunch.
Every year around Christmas, YouTube pranksters Rip Films put together a decent series of holiday-related prank videos, with hilarious results.
James Bond star, Pierce Brosnan, is enjoying the sumer in Hawaii with his wife Keely, son, and trusty dog. The family appears to be loving life in the hot weather, drinking beers while enjoying blissful lunches on the beach, and dips in the water – they look so happy.
Treat yourself to a deserved trip to a beautiful experience. If you’re a beach lover and a fan of boutique hotels then this deal can’t be ignored. If you needed an excuse to get away, or you just have a case of the itchy feet, this is definitely the package for you. Lap of luxury, [...]
This is basically a season of Idiot Abroad. But without the complaining, and with significantly more comfortable hotels. VeryFirstTo has out together a magical journey that visits every World Heritage site. It’s a short, sharp bucket list. And by “short”, we mean it lasts for two years. Over the course of the trip, travelers visit [...]
I honestly believe that some people have spent more on car guards in a week. Seriously. How does a plane ride and transfers ALONE come to less than R7,000? I think it’s time you got the hell out of town and took a break..
Cast against the rugged beauty of the Zululand, Isibindi Zulu Lodge makes for a peaceful, enlightening and romantic bushveld retreat from which to appreciate a combination of luxurious accommodation, game viewing, battlefields and Zulu cultural experiences.
It’s holidays soon people and the irony is you won’t be chilling out. You’ll be so sorry you hadn’t taken your babe somewhere special before it all went pear-shaped. Do this – the price is right and you might even get your cash back!
I’ve never been on a cruise and I’ve never had anyone fully explain to me what it’s about and what it’s like. So for those of you who haven’t done one yet, listen to this (you won’t believe what I paid).
Today marks the beginning of the National Day Golden Week, a seven-day long national holiday in China. In celebration of the occasion, the government decided to lift the tolls on all of the country’s roads, prompting a flood of eager travellers and some of the worst traffic jams ever seen – by last night there were already 85 million people on the roads, up 13% from the previous year.
It sounds like one of those Indiana Jones movies, don’t you think? Indiana Jones and The Golden Age Of Luxury Train Travel! We weren’t too far off, to be honest – as The Muse and I (accompanied by the Hardimans!) journeyed across South Africa, from Pretoria to Cape Town, stopping off at Kimberley and Matjiesfontein [...]
Public holiday weeks, like last week, are problematic. It’s a commonly accepted truth that human beings experience a normal five day working week (or four-and-a-half-day working week, if you’re sensible) to be far more excruciating after a week which incorporates a public holiday. And Jacob Zuma is no exception. He needs a break, and he needs it now.