A Taste of Ghana in London at Zoe’s Ghana Kitchen

My memories of Ghana are of a veritable feast of foods, views and faces. A country filled with magnificent beaches, gorgeous friendly generous people and quite a variety of tasty treats. Recently I got to relive some of those memories at Zoe’s Ghana Kitchen in London as part of a fundraising evening for Kick Start […]

Top Tips for Visiting Zanzibar

When visiting Zanzibar last year I had a few near misses when it came to silly travel mistakes during my stay. As a seasoned traveller you can sometimes become a bit relaxed about certain things when it comes to foreign money, visas, vaccines. You’ve done it all before, made your way through and so far […]

The Best Beaches of Africa

…As decided by the girl who gets around! But that’s ok, because when it comes to beaches, I would say I have pretty good taste! So here they are, The Best Beaches of Africa… the answer to all your beachy needs! Best Beach for Surfing – Ghana I wrote a whole post on the beaches […]

My Top Ten Travel Experiences on my DTour

Where do I begin and how do I cut it down to just ten? Ten seems like a lot, but I was away for 23 days and each day was filled with new experiences, whether it was new beaches, new cuisines, new countries, I truly had the trip of a lifetime, packing more into three […]

5 Things to do in 5 days in Zanzibar

Zanzibar has it all! In five days in Zanzibar I had a little bit of everything. Relaxation, luxury, culture and adventure in one short little stay. Staying at the┬áDoubleTree by Hilton, Nungwi, Zanzibar I had equal measure of luxury and relaxation. I stayed in one of their top suites on the beach front. It was […]

Upper East Side – The New Cool in Cape Town

When I discovered I was staying in the Upper East Side of Cape Town, visions of Gossip Girl and high class New Yorkers sprung to mind. Arriving towards the hotel was something quite different, the roads leading up to it were filled with factory outlet shops and from first glance I was sad to be […]

Table Mountain Trekking

When I knew I was going to Cape Town there were two things I absolutely KNEW I wanted to do and both of them involved Table Mountain, trekking and paragliding. The iconic natural wonder of Cape Town has been something that has amazed both me and thousands of others for years, standing majestic behind the […]