Archive for category: Travel

You’re all Welcome in Soweto

You’re all Welcome in Soweto

25 / November 25, 2011 9:41 am

There was a time when your average white South African wouldn’t dare step a foot onto the dusty streets of Soweto. The township synonymous with the apartheid struggle and its’ legendary activists was the last place they would want to [...]

Cape Town’s on Top of the World

Cape Town’s on Top of the World

52 / November 10, 2011 1:36 pm

Cape Town has done it again! The city by the sea has bumped out competitors Dublin and Bilbao to claim the title of World Design Capital for 2014. Now, there are already critics who think that it all came down [...]

Addicted to the Rush!

Addicted to the Rush!

109 / September 9, 2011 3:18 pm

What do you get when you mix a vibrant coastal holiday spot and three passionate and energetic lady locals? You get a Sugar Rush of course! The website, that went live in November 2009, gives locals and tourists a one-stop [...]

Hot…Happening…Hundreds, Bru!

Hot…Happening…Hundreds, Bru!

16 / August 31, 2011 5:49 pm

As we prepare to launch the first of our dedicated Safindit hubs, ‘Hot Ballito’, we set out to find out exactly what it is that makes this seaside town so steamy – aside from the summer temperatures (phew!)! What started [...]

Protect our Precious Pachyderms

Protect our Precious Pachyderms

9 / August 18, 2011 1:19 pm

It’s hard to believe and extremely sad to think about. Africa’s rhinos are being slaughtered at a rate of almost 1 per day. The same species that fought its way back from the brink of extinction in the early 70’s [...]

Snow Way!!

Snow Way!!

2 / July 26, 2011 11:44 am

Get out your gloves and beanies. It’s a White Tuesday! (Wednesday would have sounded better though!) Well, it’s not quite snowing in Durbs, where we are, but it might as well be! It’s bitterly cold and the rain has not [...]

KZN’s going silly for Sards!

KZN’s going silly for Sards!

8 / June 28, 2011 1:56 pm

Yesterday we spoke about how there are a few key events that draw hundreds of people to the KZN coast every year. The Durban July is one. The Mr Price Pro surfing contest is another. Bu the annual Sardine Run [...]

Into the Great Wide Open

Into the Great Wide Open

1 / June 22, 2011 3:52 pm

Today marks the start of a wacky journey for a bunch of South Africans who have volunteered to take part in the first inaugural Put Foot Rally. We had to laugh when we heard about this because this is one [...]

MIG-gin’ Awesome!

MIG-gin’ Awesome!

1,992 / May 19, 2011 12:48 pm

You’d be lying if you said you’d never dreamed of living the life of James Bond – jetsetting to exotic places, staying in luxurious hotels, dining on champagne and caviar and driving or flying in the fastest and most stylish [...]

2 Women, 2 Bikes, 1 Continent

2 Women, 2 Bikes, 1 Continent

37 / May 17, 2011 2:05 pm

Two South African women are in a race to circumnavigate the continent of Africa on their bicycles. At first they were unaware of the existence and plans of one another, but when they did come to the realization, Charmaine Dudley [...]