Tag Archives: travelling

5 Travel Experiences Recommended For New & Seasoned Travellers

Recently, the thinking around travel has shifted. Nowadays, travellers aren’t only more concerned about the environment, they are also after more genuine experiences. Whether these experiences are food related, cultural or simply a tour of the city, is completely up to the traveller. Some people travel to experience luxury, while others may travel to gain […]

4 Things No One Tells You About Travel

Don’t worry, we’re not #TravelHaters. In fact, we’re travel lovers, and we want to help ensure you enjoy travelling as much as possible. That’s why we’re about to unpack some travel truths that will help you be better prepared and, ultimately, enjoy your time away from home as much as possible. The idea of travelling […]

Here’s why local travel is lekker

Most people dismiss travel in our beautiful country because it doesn’t seem as grand and luxurious as travelling overseas. However, there are so many reasons why travelling in South Africa should be your first choice. To name one, it’s much cheaper than having to catch various connecting flights – not to mention, skipping the jetlag. […]

Are you ready for these awesome African hotels?

It’s a new year and the perfect time to expand into our stunning neighbouring countries. That’s right, we, the City Lodge Hotel Group are bringing our own brand of cool and comfort to the rest of the African continent. As you already know, we’ve recently opened a new hotel in Nairobi. The City Lodge Hotel […]

Want To Travel In 2018? Here Are 3 Fantastic Reasons Why You Should

‘I want to travel’ is one of the most popular answers given when people are asked what they want to do in the new year. With all the amazing imagery and beautiful photography out there of places both near and far, it’s no wonder people have a burning desire to travel. Older generations saw travelling […]

Family Travel: 4 Activities That Won’t Bore Your Kids To Tears

Let’s face it, family travel isn’t easy. Firstly, you’ve got to make sure you’ve packed enough for yourself and your kids. Secondly, you’ve got to pack half your first aid kit in case of an emergency, like a scraped knee or a cut finger. As an adult, going on holiday can be as simple as […]

3 Tours You Should Do, Even If You Aren’t A Tourist

Taking tours of your own city or country may seem strange, but just because you live in Africa doesn’t mean you’ve seen and experienced everything it has to offer. Many people think that taking a tour of their own city or country is only beneficial or interesting to tourists because they probably haven’t seen a […]