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South African cultural villages

cultural village South Africa

South Africa is dotted with cultural villages that focus on presenting to visitors the traditional lifestyle of various ethnic groups, such as Xhosa, Zulu, Ndebele, and so on.

Summer holiday with kids

Booking your accommodation is a must. Be sure to do it well in advance if you have school-age children and are therefore forced to go on vacation during the school holidays!

Tips for touring Europe

If you plan on travelling soon and need some helpful tips before making your way overseas, then this is especially for you. Travelling in a foreign country can be overwhelming, even scary.Especially if you have never been to a specific country or have never crossed a border before. This blog post will give you some useful tips […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]