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Less ordinary camping gear

You may want to take some of the items from our list of less ordinary, but ever-so-cool gear the next time you go camping.

How to properly pack a suitcase

Isn’t it always a pain to pack your suitcase? Dreading this is a very normal feeling to experience. But since it cannot be completely avoided, here are some tips to make packing more bearable and fun!   To start off with, grab a friend or a sibling or even a parent to keep you company […]

Road trip essentials

This guide will help you get organised and prepared for your next road trip. Whether you have a final destination in mind or if you decide to let the wind take you to new places, you will definitely have a road trip of a lifetime… You just need to be organised. As always, preparation is everything. […]

Top three bags for long distance travel

Different trips call for different bags, even if the trips are of the same duration. A family vacation suitcase is going to be all about volume and will almost certainly need rolling wheels to manage the weight, while a business trip suitcase should ideally be sturdy and broad enough to take a suit coat without […]

Travelling essentials for vacations

road trip

It’s that time of the year when school closes and companies slow down until next year. We all deserve some rest and perhaps a little getaway to let off some steam. Going on vacation is fun, but not having the right essentials can quickly turn the vacation sour. We can suggest a couple of items […]

Types of holiday accommodation

holiday resort

So, you’ve decided that, this year, you deserve to go on a holiday. Good decision! There’s nothing like a change of scenery to recharge your batteries.   If you have left booking the accommodation for too late – never fear! The offers on bidorbuy are still going strong. Here are the different types of accommodation […]

New travel regulations for children

Children travelling

  There is a new South African immigration law that has come into effect relating to travelling abroad with children. From 1 June 2015, the Department of Home Affairs in South Africa will require all passengers under 18 to travel with an unabridged birth certificate. Under this new law, children under the age of 18 […]

Small towns worth visiting in South Africa

Clarens

When going on vacation or doing a road trip, small towns can make a great over-night pit stop or overall vacation destination. These are the jewels of their respective provinces and offer a great alternative to big city lights and the city bustle. These towns are characterised by interesting heritage and history, picturesque landscapes and […]

Going to the beach? Pack these essentials!

couple on the beach

Summer holidays are only moments away. We’re ticking off the days on our calendars, waiting for the end of exams and for the last school bells to ring, so we can finally hit it up at the beach. Packing for the beach can be a real stress for some people, so use this list to […]

The Dullstroom Winter Festival 2014

Dullstroom winter festival

  There is lots to look forward to this Winter, with the Dullstroom Winter Festival coming. Taking place this year from the 4 July 2014- 6 July 2014, this promises to be a memorable event as its following and popularity grow each and every year.   The festival takes place in the quaint little town […]