Destinations

February in Cape Town: The High Tea Option

If you’re looking for more of a spoil this February, then high tea is a great option – not only does it feel very special and like something completely out of the ordinary,…

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The Wonders of Yosemite

When I told my dear friend that we were coming to visit the West Coast of the USA and hoping to see Big Sur and Yosemite, I didn’t really know what I was asking for. I’d heard…

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Camping in Big Sur

I don’t know if you feel the same way, but any time I hear the words ‘Big Sur’ it sounds kind of magical to me… This is either because of reading too much Jack Kerouac…

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24 Hours in Chicago

Before I begin: a disclaimer. I don’t think you should only spend 24 hours in Chicago. I think it’s a dreadful waste of an awesome city. But if, say, you’re catching…

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Why Visit Lancaster, Pennsylvania

I can understand that when planning a trip to the USA, Lancaster, Pennsylvania might not be top of your list of Must See Places. Which is a pity, because it’s always top…

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Meditate in Cape Town

A few weekends ago, I found myself at the Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Centre in Rondebosch in Cape Town, for a morning introduction to meditation. And what a wonderful morning…

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