Richard Branson’s Ulusaba Game Lodge, Sabi Sands, South Africa: An incredible safari experience

Ulusaba Lodge Sabi Sands Game Reserve South Africa The Richard Branson owned Ulusaba Lodge in the Sabi Sands Game Reserve, Kruger National Park in South Africa is quite something. It is not only a unique and stylish place to stay, quite unlike anything you would expect from a safari lodge – but also offers amazing…

CAPE SOUTH AFRICA: FRANSCHOEK MOTOR MUSEUM (an amazing collection of cars well worth a visit)

Tweet Franschhoek Motor Museum Logo Franschhoek Motor Museum Located just outside of the pretty city of Franschhoek on the L’Ormarins Wine Estate is the very impressive Franschhoek Motor Museum. This is an amazing collection of cars in incredible condition, and displayed in a beautiful setting.Overall there are over 200 cars dating back to 1898 and across…

CAPE TOWN: DISTRICT SIX MUSEUM (INTERESTING REMINDER OF A KEY EVENT IN APARTHEID HISTORY)

Tweet District Six Museum – Cape Town The forced removal of around 60000 non-white people from the area of Cape Town called District Six into the more remote and desolate Cape Flats during South African Apartheid, came to be one of the symbols of the injustices of the era. The area had been reclassified as…

AIRPORT LOUNGES: what makes a good one, based on Zambian, South African & Heathrow..

In the last month I had the opportunity to sample a number of airline lounges on my travels to and from Southern Africa. It got me thinking to what makes a good lounge. I had tried out- – Virgin Atlantic lounge at Heathrow (probably the best airline lounge anywhere in the world!)– British Airways lounge…