Top 5 lovable road trip companions

2014-03-24 16:48

Finding good travel companions isn't easy, but when you do, it's magic!

Travel precautions: a necessary nuisance

2014-01-21 12:56

Do you prefer to go with the flow while travelling or to make sure that all your bases are covered? This is what the Twitter Travel community had to say.

Bangkok chaos: a tourist's guide

2014-01-14 09:48

The Tourism Authority of Thailand has put measures in place to facilitate tourists visiting Bangkok, as ongoing protests have shut the city centre down.

Table Mountain festive season safety tips

2013-12-05 11:26

Summer holidays are around the corner and with the sun rays heating up the Mother City – here are some helpful tips and to help you enjoy Table Mountain National Park.

Tips for packing light

2013-11-05 15:29

What are the items you always travel with and never use? The Twitter travel community shares a few thoughts about not burdening yourself with heavy loads while travelling.

Kruger visitors advised to avoid Punda Maria

2013-10-14 12:57

SANParks advised visitors entering the Kruger National Park via Punda Maria to use alternative gates such as Phalaborwa or Pafuri, due to on-going demonstrations in the Malamulele area.

Adventures off the beaten track

2013-10-01 12:35

How do you get off the beaten track while travelling in a touristy destination? See what the Twitter travel community has to say and then share your own tips.

50 foreign faux pas to avoid

2013-09-25 15:26

Things that may seem pretty standard at home, are not always equally acceptable elsewhere. Here are 50 mistakes best avoided while travelling.

Top travel essentials

2013-07-02 12:31

What are the things you simply cannot travel without? The Twitter travel community shares some quirky thoughts and useful tips.

Tips for saving on a weekend trip

2013-04-17 08:45

Weekend breaks often work out being more expensive than expected, mostly due to bad planning. Check out these 10 tips to save money on your next weekend break.


India set to ease visa restrictions

2014-02-03 08:59

Tourists travelling to India from up to 180 countries will no longer have to queue up at their local consulates to obtain visas under reforms expected to be approved this week.

Five great travel-planning sites

2014-01-16 16:15

Does the prospect of travelling excite you, but the thought of all the planning-related admin leave you cold? Never fear when the internet is near!

7 Signs it's time to quit your job and travel

2013-12-24 07:49

It’s that time of year when reaching your breaking point is far too easy. But that might not be a bad thing!

UK scraps visa bond for 'high risk' Africans, Asians

2013-11-06 09:29

Britain is scrapping a plan to force visitors from six "high-risk" countries to pay a cash bond of almost R50 000.

Gulf states mull Schengen-like visa

2013-10-28 13:52

In hopes of encouraging free travel between its members, the Federation Gulf Cooperation Council is considering the introduction of a common GCC tourism visa.

Best and worst passports for travel

2013-10-04 13:16

So, you thought a South African passport was bad? Well, here's some good news - we're not the worst! Check out this list of best and worst passports for travel.

US visas not affected by US State shutdown

2013-10-01 08:51

A threatened partial shutdown of the US government will not hit foreign nationals lining up for visas to visit the United States, a US official has said.

Travel as teacher

2013-09-17 13:05

What have you learned from your travels? See what the Twitter travel community has to say about education while on the road.

Best bucket list travel

2013-06-18 12:25

News24's Twitter travel community talk about bucket list travel. See what's next on everyone's travel agenda and tell us more about yours!

Saving tips: Work that travel budget

2012-09-18 11:14

Deciding to go on holiday is one thing. Making sure you have the enough money to spend is another. Here are some things to consider.

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