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Chichén Itzá – Mexico’s New 7th Wonder of the World

Mexico is the 14th largest country in the world and has 32 states. It’s known for its Pacific and Gulf of Mexico beaches, diverse landscape of mountains, desserts and jungles. Discover Chichén Itzá which is one of the new 7 wonders of the world and a UNESCO world heritage site! There are over 4,400 Maya sites […]

12 Best Calistoga Hotels with Hot Springs

A bucket-list destination for wine lovers, foodies and wellness seekers, Calistoga is an intimate sought-after city in California’s Napa Valley. Best-known for its bubbling hot springs discovered by the Wappo tribe more than 500 years ago, this charming town also boasts picturesque wineries, boutique shops and scenic outdoor adventures. The post 12 Best Calistoga Hotels […]

Greece visa requirements for South Africans

Dreaming of waking up in a white-washed villa in Santorini, or exploring the Parthenon in Athens? Greece is a Mediterranean haven of great food, gorgeous beaches and picturesque villages. The Greece visa application process is a simple one, and you can easily find out all you need to know. South African passport holders require a […]

13 Best Bed & Breakfast Accommodations in Key West

A tropical island known for its laid-back charm, Key West is famous for its pastel conch-style houses, succulent stone crabs and a variety of water adventures. Catch the sunset and theatrics at Mallory Square, come face-to-face with six-toed cats at the Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, then hop on a glass-bottom boat tour or snorkel […]

Choosing the Best Time to Visit Spain!

Spain is a wonderful destination that is any traveller’s dream. The country’s climate is varied across its regions and you could go from really hot days in Seville to the cool Mediterranean temperatures in Barcelona – all on one day! The best time to visit Spain would largely depend on what you’re hoping to see […]

10 things to do in and around Chobe, Botswana

On one hand, Kasane is a regular border town. On the other, it’s the wildest town in Botswana. Kasane is not only the gateway to the Chobe National Park, but it’s also magnificently perched on the banks of the abundant Chobe River and shares its streets with elephants, warthogs and African wild dogs. Yup, just on […]