Delightful Dining in Gardens, Cape Town!

What’s another way to experience the rich and diverse culture of South Africa aside from touring the sites? Through sampling the cuisine of course! Less than a 15-minute walk from the Cape Hollow Boutique Hotel, you’ll find five amazing restaurants that will give you an authentic feel of Cape Town- the hard part is choosing where to eat. Oh, and don’t forget to save space … Continue reading Delightful Dining in Gardens, Cape Town!

The Top 5 Movies to Watch Before Traveling to Zambia/South Africa

Disgrace (2008) Starring John Malkovich 83% on Rotten Tomatoes Adapted from a novel by Nobel Prize Winning Author JM Coetzee, this movie follows a disgraced English Professor from South Africa and touches on many post-apartheid social issues. Malkovich stars as Professor Lurie, a promiscuous man who engages in many illicit sexual relationships. This tendency become an issue when he is accusing of raping a student … Continue reading The Top 5 Movies to Watch Before Traveling to Zambia/South Africa

The Top 5 Restaurants in South Africa

La Colombe- Cape Town https://www.lacolombe.co.za/ Let’s begin with the fanciest of fancy- La Colombe was ranked 7th in Trip Advisor’s 2017 Top 10 “Fine Dining Restaurants in the World”. Established on Historic Constantia Uitsig Wine Estate, wine is embedded in its atmosphere. Chef Scot Kirton has crafted a menu based upon a fusion of Asian and French influences. Now located at the Silvermist Organic Wine … Continue reading The Top 5 Restaurants in South Africa

5 Books to Read Before Traveling to Zambia and South Africa

Interested in learning more about Africa before your travels? Check out our 5 Books to Read Before Traveling to South Africa.    A Long Walk for Freedom by Nelson Mandela Apartheid and Nelson Mandela are unequivocally the most well-known South African references around the world. While you may know what Apartheid was or Nelson Mandela’s involvement in legally ending apartheid, there are many intricate details … Continue reading 5 Books to Read Before Traveling to Zambia and South Africa

Managing Health Risks for your Trip to Zambia

Looking forward to your next trip to Zambia? Same here- but not before taking the proper precautions before traveling! There are many health risks that must be taken into account before traveling to Africa. Adventurers will be required to undergo a series of routine treatments and checks in order to be properly protected from disease. Below is a series of instructions directly from the Centers … Continue reading Managing Health Risks for your Trip to Zambia

Top Restaurants in Hanoi

  With our Trip to Vietnamese only a week away! It’s always good to familiarize yourself with the city and do some research ahead of time. Here are some of the highest rated restaurants in Vietnam with the best local Vietnamese food! Duong’s Restaurant Authentic Vietnamese food mixed with Vietnamese/ French fusion dishes. You can also join along a group of others for a fun cooking class … Continue reading Top Restaurants in Hanoi

Movies to Watch Before Traveling to Vietnam

Our trip to Vietnam is less than a month away! As you prepare to visit this beautiful country, there is no better way to prime yourself to travel than to watch some famous movies about Vietnam. Immerse yourself in the history and culture of the country as you follow these incredible tales of exploration and intrigue. With the winter holidays arriving (not to mention the … Continue reading Movies to Watch Before Traveling to Vietnam