• My Time in Thailand

    Where in the world? Thailand is a Southeast Asian country. It’s known for tropical beaches, opulent royal palaces, ancient ruins, and ornate temples displaying figures of Buddha. Wikipedia Phuket, Thailand is 9576 kilometres (5950 miles) away from Cape Town The capital city of Thailand is Bankok. The official language is Thai but languages spoken in the country include Isan, Kam Mueang, and Pak Tai. Their currency is Thai Baht. R1000 will get you about 2303 Thai Baht. On my way My Thailand Adventure took place in June 2018. I basically left the bitterly cold Cape for a 10-day summer break in hot and humid Thailand. I was beyond excited for…

  • Karibu Kenya!

    Karibu Kenya – ‘welcome to Kenya’ in Kiswahili In October this year, I had the awesome opportunity to attend the Digital Opportunity Trust (DOT) Unconference 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya. I spent a total of about 5.5 days in Kenya. It was my first time visiting another African country and I must say it was AMAZING! Fancy Plane Rides Although we had a bit of a hiccup very early in the morning at Cape Town International Airport, I still had a good time travelling to our destinations. Basically our 08h30 flight was cancelled and moved to an earlier flight at 07h30! Also this airline split out group so we flew at…

  • The Wild Mushroom Country House – Stellenbosch

    I have such fond memories of this cute and welcoming country house. It is situated in Stellenbosch so it wasn’t a long drive from Cape Town. We found this deal on Daddy’s Deals and decided to go for this getaway in December 2016. When we first arrived there was a bit of a mishap. The people who work there had booked us only for one night when we specifically booked for 2 nights. It was all sorted out in about 10 minutes though and we got our regular room. I can’t remember much of that room but I know it was pretty but quite basic. Because of their mistake, for…