Tuesday, 09 October 2012
Dubai is known by many names: City of Gold for its jewellery, Hong Kong of the Middle East for its business environment, Venice of the Middle East because it lies on a wide creek, and Shopping Capital of the Middle East for its mega malls
Monday, 27 June 2011
There is more to Mozambique than white sandy beaches and prawns peri-peri. It has a history and culture worth experiencing first hand
Wednesday, 23 June 2010
I Heart New York
You can spend weeks rushing around and still see only a fraction of the city’s recognisable sights, but the best of New York happens in the spaces between.
Thursday, 03 December 2009
Holiday in Ruins
It’s important to have a sense of humour when you travel, says Pat Basson. He recounts an Egyptian ‘adventure’ with a surprise around every corner.
Thursday, 28 August 2008
When in Rome, Ride like the Romans Do
Although a scooter tour through Rome can be daunting, it’s possibly the best way to see the city, says Karen Rutter
Wednesday, 02 July 2008
Lisa de Speville completes the Himalayan Stage Race and finds the mountains are in stark contrast to the chaos of India’s overpopulated cities.
Wednesday, 18 June 2008
In Search of the Soviet Soul
Jacques Marais ventures into St Petersburg and finds a city brimming with music, Stolichnaya and 19th century architecture.