NANDI DLEPU ON HER LOVE FOR AFRICAN STYLE AND TRAVEL

Founder of Feel Good Series, mum, entrepreneur and creative director and owner of Mamakashaka Nandi Dlepu chats to us about her abiding love for African style.

How can social media be used in a way that makes good business sense?
If you’re posting with a business objective in mind, then having a social media strategy will help you communicate what you want. I use IG (@mamakashaka) to share my travels, interests and passions, trying to inspire others to to be proudly African.

What’s your favourite African destination?
I love Ghana so much that I’ve given myself a Ghanian name,…
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NANDI DLEPU ON HER LOVE FOR AFRICAN STYLE AND TRAVEL

Money tips for first-time international travellers

Travelling abroad is one of the most exhilarating experiences.

But before you get caught up in the euphoria of the sights you might take in or the shopping you’re dying to do, it’s important to make some provisions as far as your money and transacting abroad is concerned.

Anthony Grant, FNB Foreign Exchange CEO, shares his top money tips for first time international travellers:

1. Get travel insurance

While this may sound like a no-brainer, you’d be surprised by how many first-time travellers skip this very important cover.

“Travel insurance is important because, should an unforeseen incident occur, such as a medical emergency…
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Money tips for first-time international travellers

MS LELOB SERVES EPIC BIRTHDAY TOUR GOALS ABROAD

Founder of CHICA, an online platform that facilitates women’s conversations around love and life, businesswoman, larger-than-life influencer and ardent traveller Lelo Boyana, better known as Ms LeloB, has shown us just how to enjoy an epic birthday celebration abroad.

From the streets of Maboneng to the beaches of Barcelona, Instagrammers have been living vicariously through Lelo’s feed – whose birthday was on 29 May – as she shared snaps of her birthday tour using the hashtag #LeloBDayTour.

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Lelo can be seen strolling down the staircases of La Encarnación square in Seville, Spain, where…
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MS LELOB SERVES EPIC BIRTHDAY TOUR GOALS ABROAD

CITY GUIDES: MILAN OFF THE BEATEN PATH

Milan never ceases to thrill and captivate. Situated in the Lombardy region of Italy, this cosmopolitan Italian city draws throngs of tourists with shopping and dining opportunities at some of Italy’s most exquisite shops and restaurants.

There are a number of different venues worth exploring that are not on the typical tourist agenda. As a newcomer to the city, you will discover that Milan has much more to offer besides upscale shopping stores.

Discover the Navigli waterways

This trendy area is frequented on the last Sunday of the month by antique bargain-hunters, and during…
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CITY GUIDES: MILAN OFF THE BEATEN PATH

10 BUDGET-FRIENDLY US SUMMER DESTINATIONS

As the economy forces consumers to be smarter with their money, leisure activities often take the first blow. Travelling to your bucket-list destinations need not be a complete write-off, however, as planning ahead can get you far – literally.

If you’ve longed to visit the USA, online finance brand WalletHub has released its ranking of the most cost-friendly destinations in the States to visit in the summer.

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According to its website, “compared with other rankings that focus on each destination’s scenic quality, this report focuses primarily on the cost and convenience of travelling to…
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10 BUDGET-FRIENDLY US SUMMER DESTINATIONS

102 VISA-FREE DESTINATIONS FOR SOUTH AFRICAN TRAVELLERS

Powered by the International Air Transport Association (IATA), in-house research and expert commentary, Henley & Partners has released its latest Henley Passport Index. The report ranks passports from every country around the world according to the number of countries its holders can travel to without a visa.

According to its website, “the Henley Passport Index is the most rigorous and sophisticated measure of global access. It goes beyond a simple ranking of passports to provide you with an in-depth picture of your travel freedom, including which countries you can access with which type of visa”.

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102 VISA-FREE DESTINATIONS FOR SOUTH AFRICAN TRAVELLERS