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Dreaming of freedom in Mauritius

I have a lovely garden. I’m very glad about that because I’ve spent most of the last unbearably long and lonely year locked down with it. Admiring the birds. Tending the roses. Watching …

A Gourmet Paris Picnic

Paris… the city that embodies beauty and romance is truly a feast for the senses. It is especially a city to taste; an espresso and croissant at a sidewalk café, a simple …

Nieu Bethesda

The smell of glistening raindrops splotching onto quiet dirt roads. The picture of late afternoon sunrays finding their way through the clouds. The sound of horse hooves clattering past at 10pm and …

Gecko Rock, a hidden gem!

And into the Karoo I go, to lose my mind and find my soul…     It’s hidden from the world. A cache in the folds of the Klein Karoo, miles away …

Farr Out Guesthouse

Salute at comforting Farr Out Guesthouse.  Live where others come to unwind – Paternoster   When you arrive at Farr Out Guesthouse located in the sandy bushveld wilderness on the outskirts of Paternoster, …

Meandering the Midlands

There is a mysterious romance attached to rainy weather, misty meadows, fireplaces and red wine. Especially when what should be the last bit of summer, turns out to be an almost wintery …

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Cradle of human culture tour

It’s been a busy week here at Travel Ideas, a fantastic and busy week! We were fortunate enough to experience the Cradle of Human Culture educational tour, sponsored by Wesgro and hosted …

Top to Bottom

One adventurer, one bicycle and the offbeaten track from Botswana to Cape Point. Story by: Bez Roberts   Hello Travel Ideas fans My name is Bez Roberts. I am a professional musician …

Fall in love with Beautiful Boulders Beach

Boulders Beach in Simon’s Town scores full marks for its unspoilt, natural beauty as the perfect backdrop to Tintswalo’s stylish new villa. Within the Table Mountain National Park Marine Protected Area, Boulders …

A virtual trip to the beach

Wherever you are in the world right now, summer or winter, rain or shine, we can take you on an incredible journey to the beach. You don’t need to load up the …

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The Glass Sipper

The crystal clear gift choice this festive season A new generation of eco-conscious iced coffee and cocktail-lovers is shunning single-use plastic straws in favour of the Glass Sipper range of re-usable straws. Handcrafted locally, …

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