A Roadtrip to Central Drakensberg

This post is a few weeks late all thanks to a little holiday procrastination and laziness that seemed to have overcome me! K and I, along with a few friends had been wanting to go away for a long weekend in the middle of December. I managed to find a nice pet-friendly farm, ideally located in the Champagne Valley, just 4.5 hours from Joburg. Surrounded … Continue reading A Roadtrip to Central Drakensberg

Short Trips from Johannesburg

For many people, getting away from work for a long-ish holiday is sometimes not viable. All they can manage is a long weekend or sometimes not even that. Hence, places like Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth, etc., although beautiful, are not feasible. But that does not mean that one cannot get away from Joburg at all! There are some perfect getaways located at a short … Continue reading Short Trips from Johannesburg

How to Apply for a Schengen Visa in South Africa

┬áPlanning a quick getaway to Europe? Well, as holders of Indian, South African and many others would agree – there is nothing like a ‘quick’ getaway! We have to plan way in advance, book all the tickets and accommodation, apply for a visa and only then look forward to the so-called holiday. K and I are pushing off for a similar break┬áto Germany soon (Oktoberfest … Continue reading How to Apply for a Schengen Visa in South Africa