Braamfontein – Top Regional Attractions

Braamfontein is a central suburb of Johannesburg in the Gauteng Province of South Africa. Attractions here include The Cultural Arc and The Nelson Mandela Bridge, a 284 meter cable-stayed bridge linking Braamfontein to the city’s business district and Newtown’s cultural centre. Read on for more… Braamfontein is situated north of the city of Johannesburg and […]

George – Self drive tour of the area

Situated in the Western Cape Province of South Africa, George has a population of just under 105,000 people. Its location is ideal, halfway between Port Elizabeth and Cape Town, on the famous Garden Route. The beautiful Outeniqua Mountains surround the city to the north, and the warm waters of the Indian Ocean to the south, and the […]

From Sydney by Car Hire

Sydney – aka the Harbour City is Australia’s largest city and is also the state capital of New South Wales; Australia’s oldest, founded as a penal colony in 1788, and most populous state. The city is also known for being cosmopolitan and multicultural, due to its popularity with immigrants. Because of this the city is […]

Guide to Perth International Airport

Perth Airport is the Domestic and International gateway to the city of Perth, isolated as it is way out on the western coast of Australia. Because of this remote position the airport is the most likely entrance point that you will probably need for when you are visiting the city. The airport is the 4th […]

From Perth by Car Hire

Perth – is the capital of Western Australia which is the biggest of Australia’s states. It accounts for a third of Australia’s landmass though it only has about 10% of its population. This is probably because much of the interior of the state is desert but the coastal areas, including Perth (which is home to […]

Guide to Melbourne International Airport

Melbourne is not served by one airport but by two! They are Melbourne Tullamarine Airport (international and domestic airport) 22kms from the city centre and Melbourne Avalon Airport (currently only domestic) about 60kms from the city. This article will review Melbourne Tullamarine Airport. Melbourne Tullamarine Airport is the countries 2nd busiest airport after Sydney Airport. […]

From Melbourne by Car Hire

Melbourne – is Australia’s second largest city and is the capital of Victoria. Victoria is the smallest mainland state but is just a little bit smaller than the combined UK. While the city is not as “happening” as Sydney is reputed to be, it still has many rewards for the adventurous tourist. While you are […]

Guide to Brisbane Airport

Airports in general tend to be chaotic affairs, so here’s a guide we hope will make your experience at Brisbane Airport that bit easier. Brisbane Airport is the only airport serving Brisbane and is one of the busiest in the country. You will find both the International and Domestic terminals here so you can arrive in Australia and then […]

From Brisbane by Car Hire

Brisbane – is the third largest and fastest growing city in Australia and is the capital of Queensland (the pointy one in the north-east). Perhaps not the first place you think of when planning a holiday in Australia but it has a lot to offer the adventurous tourist. Before you head out and explore the […]

South Africa Activity Break – Hiking

There is no better way of exploring a country than by getting out and trekking it on foot. Whether you are climbing a mountain or just rambling through the wilderness, this is how you get a feel for a new country such as South Africa and you will certainly feel better about it at the end […]