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Which Travel Bag is the One for You? (Part 2)

The Extended Trip The Backpack Perfect for: Travelling on foot – be it hiking, or in a city moving between different locations. Pros: Easy to wear Can be easily reused during the trip itself when exploring your destination Tends to be compact so will fit most luggage regulations Cons: Can be difficult to pack, especially […]

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City Escapes: City Girl Vibe explores Cape Town

Tasneem Thomas recently came to stay with us at Road Lodge Cape Town International Airport (Road Lodge CTIA), a hotel that she declared “all sorts of amazing!” Tasneem, or Tazz for short, is a Capetonian and avid blogger on her popular site City Girl Vibe. She loves her city, so we asked her to join […]


City Escapes: 5 Star Durban sends Meredith Haywood to City Lodge Umhlanga Ridge

The team from the popular tourism site 5 Star Durban, recently visited us at City Lodge Hotel Umhlanga after having happily accepted the challenge of becoming tourists in their own city. And what good tourists they turned out to be, fitting in a ride on the Ricksha along with a trip up the Moses Mabhida […]


City Escapes: Kaveshan Chetty explores East London

One of the travel bloggers to heed our ‘City Escapes’ call was Kaveshan Chetty, online entrepreneur and founder of @RabbitMediaSA and @TheMagnifyingG. Kaveshan also spearheaded @iLuvEastLondon, and with a name like that we knew we had found the perfect ambassador for the seaside city of East London! So Road Lodge East London invited Kaveshan to […]