Entries by theAfrican

Tuk Tuks, Trams And Segways: Unique Ways To Tour SA

Trains, tuk-tuks, bikes and Segway gliding tours, explore SA’s top attractions from an original perspective. Travelstart brings you fun, fresh and unusual ways to get out and experience SA. Image courtesy of @itote_ruboxd via @upcycles via Instagram 1. Segway gliding tours, Durban Image courtesy of Moses Mabhida Stadium Explore Durban’s iconic Moses Mabhida Stadium on […]

5 Interactive Bike Tours In and Around Johannesburg

Known for being fast-paced, Johannesburg’s bustling city can be intimidating for many folks. Well, now you have the pleasure of exploring the ‘City of Gold’ on an interactive bike tour. This engaging means of seeing historic and cultural attractions will leave you with a wealth of knowledge, and the bonus is a pat on the […]

12 Popular Apps For Travelling the World

Since the beginning of the Digital Revolution in the 1950s, technology has come a long way to making our lives easier. Let’s show you how with these 12 leading apps that are ideal for a holiday experience. From flights to keeping the kids busy, these apps will guarantee you have a trouble-free experience discovering the treasures […]

How to easily apply for your Schengen visa

It’s a dream of many to travel through Europe. Images of fairy-tale lands, expansive open fields, cobbled streets, age-old architecture and more known attractions than you could ever imagine, the lure of this magical continent appeals to the eye and soul alike. Travel through the Schengen Zone countries can be as simple as driving along […]

Flying With Kids Made Easy With Virgin Atlantic

Big Smiles For Little People You have just booked that all anticipated family holiday and palm fringed beaches with endless stretch of turquoise coastlines are in sight.  There is just one hurdle standing between you and your sun-kissed island getaway. What is that you may ask? It’s the accusing glares of fellow passengers as they […]

11 Amazing Things To Do In Cape Town In September

Foodie and festival capital Cape Town has loads to offer in September. Travelstart is celebrating 11 years of amazing with insane birthday specials, so we thought we’d celebrate with 11 amazing things to do in September including where to find fantastic half-price cocktails, the best thing to do on a Saturday morning in the city, […]