Posts Tagged: blogging

Africa Travel
#MyMauritius adventure
September 20, 2013
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Today is my last day of ¬†work, and as soon as I’m done the real adventure begins. I start off with a weekend trip to Cape Town, after which I’ll be trading in the cool Cape spring for the tropical island paradise of Mauritius! Sun, sand, spa and surf, here I come ūüôā iAmbassador takes […]
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#LoveCapeTown is back!
September 19, 2013
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It’s Tourism Month and¬†Cape Town Tourism’s #LoveCapeTown campaign is back! ¬†The good news is that this time round I’ll be part of it too. A year ago, I wrote about the success of the last¬†#LoveCapeTown campaign, and the tremendous traction it got on social media.¬†A year later, I’ve been invited to participate. ¬†The timing couldn’t […]
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Doing what I love
September 14, 2013
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I know I’ve been a bit scarce lately, but for good reason. I’m making some big changes in my life, which will allow me to focus on doing what I love. I will be plunging into the freelance world, ¬†blogging, writing and travelling more, doing some social media stuff. ¬†Basically I will just be doing […]
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Creating an African Travel blogger Community
August 9, 2013
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I’m super inspired ¬†after the Getaway Travel Blog Conference¬†(GTBC) in Cape Town, especially by all the support and positive feedback I have received by the local travel blogging, writing and publishing community. I learnt so much during the conference, I’m still buzzing from the inspiration. After last year’s GTBC I was super motivated. ¬†I was […]
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1 year of blogging and a yummy giveaway
July 24, 2013
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When writing my last post, I realised that my first anniversary for my blog had recently passed and I hadn’t even realised it. No surprise here, ¬†I’m not much good with birthdays and anniversaries on the best of days. Technically I started the blog 2 years back but it took me an entire year to […]
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Why you should go to the Getaway Travel Blog Conference
July 4, 2013
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  Aweh! Africa’s only travel blog conference is back!¬†I made this collage* after last years ¬†Getaway Travel Blog conference¬†(GTBC)¬†in Cape Town. That was almost a year ago when I¬†¬†attended my first GTBC¬† as a newbie travel blogger. I learnt heaps about how to improve my blogging skills and got to network with passionate ¬†travel bloggers, […]
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Destination Joburg – Weekend in the City
May 16, 2013
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  I’m quite excited to be attending my first media trip this weekend. Even more exciting is that its hosted by the lovely folks at the Joburg City Tourism Association (JCTA). I’m so happy to the Joburg inner city coming into its own as a tourism destination on its own right.¬†The JCTA will even be […]
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#MeetSouthAfrica – South African Tourism launches historic blogger campaign
May 3, 2013
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  Exciting times for travel bloggers – South African Tourism has launched its historic #MeetSouthAfrica travel bloggers campaign. ¬†Following the great example of Cape Town Tourism’s #LoveCapeTown¬†campaign, South African Tourism has decided to bring 15 international bloggers to experience our beautiful land. Check out the video invite above. The trip will see these bloggers cross […]
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I’m a finalist!!
April 26, 2013
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I’ve been asked lots lately if the results of the¬†Big Blog Exchange¬†competition¬†have been released. The good news is that ¬†I made the final 100!¬†The better news is that I ranked 4th in the Africa & Middle East region!!! Thanks for all your support!¬†¬†Its also fantastic that of the Top 25 blogs in the Africa and […]
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The Big Blog Exchange!
March 23, 2013
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I need your help. In my first ever attempt at a blogging competition, I’ve entered¬†The Big Blog Exchange, run by Hostelling International.¬†Hostelling International is looking for 16 passionate, talented and adventurous bloggers who will have the chance to travel and exchange blogs, lives, places and cultures simultaneously for ten days. Changing the world using the […]