Four alternative destinations for your mini-honeymoon

A second chance at a honeymoon is always something to look forward to. After you renew your vows, take a mini-honeymoon

There’s nothing that comes close to the excitement of planning and going on a honeymoon. But it doesn’t have to be a once-in-a-lifetime occurrence, guys. A wedding vow renewal ceremony is the perfect reason to plan and go on a mini-honeymoon.

We’ve found interesting destinations that are a little different from the conventional holiday spots.

The rustic honeymoon with lots of blue sky

People flock to Zanzibar’s resorts, but Stone Town has a…
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Four alternative destinations for your mini-honeymoon

5 Destinations for First-time Travellers

Travelling abroad for the first time comes with a range of anxieties. From the language barrier, to a possible culture shock, foreign lands can be daunting for the no so well-travelled, and even the seasoned nomad. Here’s why it may, for some, be a good idea to take the big step of seeing a different country by selecting a less overwhelming new territory.

Here’s a list of the 5 destinations for first-time travellers if you’re looking for an easy and accessible change of scenery added with exotic flavours, cultures and vibrancy.

Ecuador

For all the above and none of the dullness, Ecuador is…
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5 Destinations for First-time Travellers

The 10 Most Liberal Countries in 2017

International relocations experts, MoveHub, has compiled a list of the world’s most liberal countries in 2017. The report was put together with data from the World Economic Forum’s Global Gender Gap Report 2016, the 2016 Social Progress Index report and Yale’s Environmental Performance Index 2016.

The report takes into consideration factors such as minority rights, gender equality, environmental quality and the safety of all. Ranked the countries that made the list on scale of 1, being the most liberal, to 120, being the least liberal.

According to the report, Iceland is considered the most liberal country in the world, followed by…
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The 10 Most Liberal Countries in 2017

The Most Powerful Passports

It is said that around 450 BCE, the first document that served a similar purpose as a passport was issued to one of King Artaxerxes I of Persia’s officials, where in it, he requested “the governors beyond the river” grant his servant safe passage as he traveled through Judea. Today, the passport is a necessary means of travel to enter a possible 218 countries around the world, be it for work or leisure as the globe grows more accessible.

Not all passports are made equal, however. Citizens of some countries have access to more countries than others, without having to…
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The Most Powerful Passports

SA ranked in world’s 2016/2017 top 15 luxury destinations

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South Africa continues to affirm its position on any travel bucket list with accolades after accolades. Most recently, SA has made it onto the Travel Leaders Group list of the top 15 luxury destinations in the world to experience in 2016/2017 in their Fall Luxury Trends analysis.

1,145 luxury travel agents were surveyed and SA came in at number 11, ranking higher up than New Zealand, Jamaica, Costa Rica and Cuba. Italy was listed as the top destination in the category, followed…
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Seven ‘bucket list’ beach destinations

Boulders Beach in Cape Town. Image Darling Lama Productions.

Boulders Beach in Cape Town. Image Darling Lama Productions.

While they may not be the picture-postcard version of sand, sea and sunshine-type beaches, Sawubona has chosen seven notable beaches that definitely need space on your bucket list:

1.Boulders Beach – Cape Town, South Africa

Just a few minutes drive from the picturesque home of the South African navy – Simon’s Town, Boulders Beach offers its visitors the most unique opportunity to observe African penguins in their natural environment. This beach is ideal for a day of family…
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