Winter Retreat in Ceres

For my 24th birthday, I was gifted a surprise weekend away. I was told simply to pack enough for an overnight stay and that I needed to bring my costume. We hit the road, heading north of Cape Town, towards our retreat in Ceres.

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My Top 5 Favourite Childhood Memories

I’m collaborating with Travelstart to celebrate Youth Month with the Paper Jet Challenge (and I hope you will too!). Before we get to that, let’s remember what it’s like to #BeAKidAgain with some of my favourite childhood memories, as a 90s kid growing up in the 2000s, between two South African cities.

Road Trip: Johannesburg to Cape Town

Road trip from JHB - CT

Sun City: A Night at the Palace

I couldn't contain my excitement when I was invited to spend A Night at the Palace. The Palace is a 5 star hotel, located in Sun City. Here's a look at my adventure and what you can expect while visiting.

City Escape: Durban

Arriving in Durban to the (literal) warm embrace is always a pleasure. It's one of my favorite cities to visit in SA: hello to the friendly, laid-back tropical beach city. Here is a quick look at my recent trip. 

The Immigrants of Johannesburg’s Fashion District

A 4-part series analysis into Johannesburg’s fashion district, based on immigrants within the manufacturing sector of the industry. This is Part 3: The Immigrants. *Our mayor, Herman Mashaba, has recently said (on the topic of illegal immigrants): "You see, for me, when I call these criminals criminals, I want them to understand that they are criminals ... They are … Continue reading The Immigrants of Johannesburg’s Fashion District

The History of Johannesburg’s Fashion District

A 4-part series analysis into Johannesburg’s fashion district, based on immigrants within the manufacturing sector of the industry. This is Part 2: The History. Until the late 1980s, South Africa’s clothing industry was booming. A trip to the CBD was an occasion one dressed up for. The workers were predominantly white Afrikaans women, with the main factories in Cape … Continue reading The History of Johannesburg’s Fashion District