From city parties to coastal relaxation: The 20 best backpacking spots in SA

When you want to meet new people but also travel on the cheap, backpackers have long been a cornerstone of budget holidays for the young and adventurous.


PICS: A local's guide to a luxurious, self-catered weekend in Hout Bay

The Boardwalk at DK Villas is ideally located as a springboard to explore Hout Bay. These pics will show you why you may not want to leave the apartment though...

WATCH: Get chilly in Poland's winter capital Zakopane

The Polish town of Zakopane, situated in the High Tatra Mountains, is ideal for skiing and tobogganing. The town is known for its traditional wooden houses and yummy cuisine.

PICS: Old-world charm meets contemporary luxury on this Stellenbosch farm

Whatever your expectations are of an event one of the oldest wine farms in South Africa, it almost certainly can and will be greatly exceeded

5 reasons why you're burping all the time

Is your burping getting out of hand? Excessive burping can be linked to a number of digestive issues.

Hookah pipes far from harmless, study warns

In addition to toxic substances from tobacco and nicotine, hookah smoke exposes users to charcoal combustion products, including large amounts of carbon monoxide.

5 things you could be allergic to over the festive season

From glitzy decorations to scrumptious food – the holiday season can have an adverse effect on those suffering from allergies. Here are the biggest culprits.

A hotel TV can charge your phone - and more Suzelle DIY travel hacks

Coming in hot ready to dish up some festive travel tips and hacks, Suzelle DIY is very organised when it comes to going on holiday (or is it Marianne?).

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