Tips on how to care for animals whilst you are travelling.
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First time to the ballet tips
I love attending the ballet. I go at least once a year with my mom and sister. It’s become a tradition. I never aspired to become a ballerina as a little girl. But, I have always found it fascinating to watch. In my city attending the ballet isn’t a popular past time amongst most Capetonians. …
What to wear in Cape Town uncovered
Cape Town style is laid-back and casual you will spot people wearing business attire, to athletic wear and even beach items. It’s normal to see people wearing flip flops with jeans and a vest. People don’t wear traditional outfits’ every day though you might spot some people wearing Shwe-Shwe and or African Wax print items. …
Top 10 Tips to follow when visiting the Bokaap
It’s said that colour impacts our mood and when you walk down the streets of the Bokaap you will find that the bright colours will make you feel happy. There’s something about this place which used to be home to slaves, which later became multicultural and eventually was declared a Cape Malay quarter by the…
Useful tips on how to survive Kings Day and have fun
Kings Day is a day which celebrates the Kings birthday in the Netherlands. It used to be Queens Day but, has been changed. The day started off as a day to honor the birthday of Queen Wilhelmina in 1885. After her daughter Juliana ascended to the throne the date was changed to the 30th of April….
A complete Coffee shop etiquette guide
A coffee shop in the Netherlands isn’t a place where you can have baked goods and coffee. You can get baked as coffee shops in Holland are legal marijuana dispensaries. Most of the coffee shops in Amsterdam can be found around the Red light district( sex worker district) . I went to the Bull Dog…
Great tips for Bonn’s Cherry Blossom Festival
Spring has sprung in Germany whilst I’m in rainy cold Cape Town I thought I’d share a few tips on how to beat the crowds and enjoy Bonn’s Cherry Blossom Festival. Every year around March or early April depending on when the trees in Bonn bloom the Cherry Blossom Festival is held. This year it’s…
How to enjoy Cape Town Carnival a guide from a local
The Cape Town Carnival is around the corner. This Mardi gras styled Carnival is free to attend. On the 16th of March the whimsical floats, dancers and marchers will be making a big splash along the Fan Walk in Green Point. The theme for this year’s Cape Town Carnival is- VUKA UKHANYE! Rise ‘n Shine….
The ultimate guide to having a blast at Cologne Carnival
All about Cologne Carnival, tips included.
How to take brilliant beach photos: 16 easy tips
I love the beach. Living in a coastal city has been a true blessing. And I missed the sea whilst living in Essen, Germany which is landlocked. I never got to visit the beaches of Europe which added to my beach blues. Now that I’m back home I take way too many photos of the…
Things to do for Free in Cape Town
A list of 53 things to do in Cape Town. Have an adventure for free.
How to fix the problem of overtourism
How to fix the problems caused by overtourism