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Travel Diary | Fun family resort in Limpopo : ATKV Eiland Spa

Feb 12, 2020
Atkv Eiland Spa Resort

Remember the excitement of going on holiday as a kid? You couldn’t wait to hit the road, already thinking about the new friends you’ll meet, the endless days of playing till past sunset, preparing food on the “braai”, flexible bedtimes, relaxing with mom and dad and swimming till your fingers and toes wrinkle up like dried prunes! Nothing fancy, just good old family fun. That’s exactly what we got from our long weekend getaway at ATKV Eiland Spa family resort…

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Mini-Break | Romantic weekend getaway near Gauteng – Nehema Manor Tree House

Feb 6, 2020
Just A Mamma Nehema Manor Romantic Couples Weekend Near Gauteng

One of the most important things we can do as a couple is to take time to invest in our marriage. Even more so now that we are parents. However, finding a romantic weekend getaway near Gauteng that’s affordable and worth the effort can prove almost impossible… That was until we found Nehema Manor Tree Houses. Conveniently situated in the heart of Hartebeespoort. Merely an hour’s drive from Pretoria. Nehema Manor is a sanctuary in the heart of Harties. A…

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Mini-Break | Family “glamping” in Dinokeng Nature Reserve

Oct 8, 2019
Dinokeng Game Reserve Family Camping

For the longest time, the girls have asked to go camping. Somewhere warm where they can see wild animals, specifically a lion, and sleep under the stars! Doesn’t that sound amazing? This was a request both Mr.Perfect and I were eager to make happen but with a touch of luxury, of course. Family “glamping”, just 40 minutes outside of Pretoria in the Dinokeng Nature Reserve sounded perfect! Where did we stay? It took a bit of effort but, we finally…

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Travel Diary | Breakers Resort in Umhlanga

Jun 11, 2019
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South Africa has some of the most beautiful and family friendly coastlines in the world. Kwazulu Natal is particularly popular due to it’s pleasant weather and warm water temperatures, year round. One of our favourite family vacation spots is Umhlanga and for the past two years, Breakers Resort has been our #1 choice. Situated on the very end of the Umhlanga promenade, right next to the beautiful Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve, Breakers Resort offers everything a family needs while on…

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10 tips for traveling with kids

Mar 12, 2019
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Travel has always been a big part (and priority) in our lives. We’ve visited over 15 different countries, 5 with our girls as well as countless local destinations. We’ve experienced the inflight meltdowns, travel delays and other chaotic moments that comes with seeing the world and today we share our 10 tips for traveling with kids. No matter the destination, gender or age… Our tips for traveling with kids are sure to help you enjoy your next family vacation more.…

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Family Travel | Flying with kids

Nov 9, 2018
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Seeing the world, visiting new places, meeting friends and doing it as a family! This has always been a priority to us. That’s why we’ve been traveling with our girls since they were young. Part of traveling includes flights, stop overs, trains, taxi’s and shuttles. One of the most asked questions we get; “How do you survive an international flights with 3 kids?” It’s not impossible, it gets easier every time and with our tips on flying with kids you’re…

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