Layover in Hong Kong

Layover in Hong Kong

What to see and do in Hong Kong on your next layover. Hong Kong – The home of Jackie Chan, Bruce Lee, Stanley Market, Hong Kong Disneyland, Victoria Peak, The Hong Hong Sevens and a Culinary Foodie Experience like no other! Made up of more…

Why use a Mango Travel broker?

Why use a Mango Travel broker?

Mango Travel registered brokers for NZ Travel Brokers provide a full range of travel booking and advisory services through their expert team with over 60 years combined experience. 10 reasons why smart consumers use a TAANZ Bonded Travel Professional The best value for money…

Visa talks back on the table

Visa talks back on the table

21 Mar 2018 – by Hilka Birns from Daily Southern & East African Tourism Update Tourism Minister puts visas back on the agenda Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom is to meet with Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba to put South Africa’s unresolved problematic visa regime back on the national agenda. Speaking at…

Why You Should NEVER Buy Travel Insurance

Why You Should NEVER Buy Travel Insurance

Whenever I book to go overseas, I NEVER have to cancel because I NEVER get sick my family NEVER get sick, get hit by a car, miss a flights, or have an accident of any kind. My bags are NEVER lost by the airline,…

The Truth About Travel Agents

The Truth About Travel Agents

Hard hitting facts about Travel Agents / Travel Advisers / Travel Consultants and the newest breed the Travel Brokers 1. Travel agents are a waste of time! Only if you don’t use them, will you find yourself wasting your own valuable time. When researching a…

The Best Travel Jeans, and how to pick them

The Best Travel Jeans, and how to pick them

While some may argue that dressing up from head-to-toe in denim is not the most practical or comfortable way to travel, I beg to differ. Denim’s beginnings may have been humble, but we’ve come a long way since then. The name denim actually comes…

Ten Countries you need to visit this year

Ten Countries you need to visit this year

as by Lonely Planet!    Ever since Lonely Planet founders Tony and Maureen Wheeler stapled together their first guidebook – Across Asia on The Cheap –  after an epic adventure from London to Australia across Asia, Lonely Planet has put travellers at the heart…

Coping with the holiday blues

Coping with the holiday blues

You cannot put your finger on it and it does not make any sense, you are on holiday for goodness sakes, but last day or two of your holiday you start feeling just a little off. We all know the feeling… You come home,…

Top 10 Worst & Best Passports for 2018

Top 10 Worst & Best Passports for 2018

When we travel one of the first questions are which passport/s do you hold, whether you need a visa or not and if your passport is valid. If a visa is needed, then we have to think about the cost and how long before…

How to get over your flight phobia

How to get over your flight phobia

If you have a fear of flying also referred to as flying phobia, flight phobia or aviophobia then we have the top 10 tips n tricks from all over the globe to keep your fear of flight under raps and get you exploring the world.  Your fear of flying is real and significant. (Flying goes against basic,…

Traveling with children under 18 to and from South Africa UPDATE

Traveling with children under 18 to and from South Africa UPDATE

The genius hacks that everyone needs to know before they travel

The genius hacks that everyone needs to know before they travel

10 Photo’s that will make you a pro-traveler. People have shared their trusty hacks for making travelling easier, including storing their jewellery in pill containers to stop it getting tangled together. Travelling can be a stressful experience, but these travel hacks shared by people…