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SAA Prohibits Galaxy Note 7 on all Flights

South African Airways (SAA) has prohibited the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 from all its flights, in accordance with the International Air Transport Association’s safety provisions. This follows a similar ban by all US airlines. The decision has been taken based on safety considerations in the interests of passengers, crew and …

Visting the Taj Mahal

Shadowed by the Taj Mahal

It is one of the world’s wonders, one of the most visited sites on the planet and at least one out of ten people’s bucket list items. The Taj Mahal in India meets all expectations and so much more. When I arrived in Delhi in May 2015 I was prepared …

How to Make the Most of Your Time at an Airport

I travel as much as my finances allow. These travels mostly include international destinations. Living in the Southern Hemisphere, Cape Town in particular, means I have to travel for hours and hours and mostly via connection routes through the Middle East. Airports have become zones of strategy by now. I …

Feluccas on the Nile in Aswan

The Best Time to Travel to Egypt

Egypt is back! Summer is replacing the cold winter months and the early morning dew leaves a shimmer on the only remaining ancient wonder of the world – The Great Pyramids of Giza. Tour operators from across the world have seen a drastic boom in interest and bookings for this …

Mauritius Travel Relax on EnjoyLifecoza

An Awesome Trip to Mauritius

Working in the travel industry, I was fortunate enough to be chosen to travel abroad, all expenses paid, for eight glorious days in a five star resort in Mauritius. The build up to the trip was literally exhausting; preparing myself for my first overseas encounter, and also being a nervous …

10 Great Tips for Travelling to Bali

First Time Traveller’s Guide to Bali… I recently returned from a “work” trip to the beautiful tropical island of Bali in Indonesia. I would like to share some thoughts and experiences to make it slightly easier for first time travellers to enjoy this island paradise with little to no hiccups. …

My Midlands Meander Holiday

Last year I had the great privilege of “doing the Midlands Meander”. And what a wonderful experience it was! The Midlands Meander traverses through the heart of KwaZulu-Natal and it offers travellers the chance to see South Africa at his best. There are so many wonderful stops, with a wide …

The Exciting World of Travel Photography

Early travel photographers were surgeons, school teachers and even Anglican clerics who decided to pursue their passion for travel. Nowadays, people can be professional travel photographers, doing for a living what many of us dream of doing on our days off. Of course, if it was easy, everyone would be …

Travel Tips to Make the Journey Seem Quicker

Recently I wrote about Enjoy Life being mentioned in O, The Oprah Magazine. The magazine asked for travel tip ideas that would make time spent in the car on road trips less mundane and more fun, for adults or for kids. The Enjoy Life team came with a few ideas …