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 Awesome Backpacker Destinations in Africa

From the decadently luxurious to the modest and budget-friendly, Africa offers travel experiences for any kind of traveller. When looking for something on the more economical side, there’s loads to do, see and even taste without compromising a memorable getaway. If you like roughing it, with no more than your backpack, a camera and an unwavering wanderlust, there’s definitely a destination (or 5) on the content for you.

Here are 5 awesome backpacker destinations in Africa:

Cape Town, South Africa

Starting in the Mother City, Cape Town could easily be described as the ideal backpackers playground. The city offers so much to…
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5 Awesome Backpacker Destinations in Africa

5 Romantic African Spots

When thinking of romance and travel, Africa may be the last romantic destination to consider. More known for its safaris, to summiting the highest mountain peeks, there’s much more to the continent to spark or reignite love than what you think…

Here are five romantic destinations you could visit for a memorable love odyssey:

Marrakech, Morocco

Koutoubia mosque, Marrakech, Morocco

The ‘ochre city’ oozes richness in colour, flavour and history; some of the elements that make up the perfect love story. Marrakech is a major city in the Kingdom of Morocco, and boasts…
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5 Romantic African Spots

DIVE AFRICA

With its tropical reefs, historic wrecks and diverse marine life, Africa offers scuba diving opportunities second to none.

South Africa

On a good day, the diving at Sodwana Bay, a mecca for diving in South Africa, is as good as it gets anywhere. Part of the iSimangaliso World Heritage Site, Sodwana boasts wonderful rock formations and topography, beautiful table corals, huge shoals of colourful fish, little critters and, during the summer months, resident ragged-tooth sharks. Take a trip to the pristine and more distant sites of 7-Mile and 9-Mile Reef if you can – and watch for dolphins surfing in the backline…
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DIVE AFRICA

City Guide: Dar Es Salaam

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Aerial view of Dar Es Salaam. Image by iStock.

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Dar es Salaam is usually dismissed as a mere stopping off point for travellers en route to exotic Zanzibar or game viewing in the stunning Serengeti. But there’s far more to Tanzania’s capital than just an airport and a ferry station.

Dar es Salaam is one of the fastest-growing cities in Africa, with a population expanding faster than the infrastructure can handle. But you’ll figure that out for yourself when you sit in its notorious traffic jams.

The skyline is studded with…
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