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Exploring the Life of Nelson Mandela: Must-Visit Sites in South Africa
May 23, 2023 | Read time: 4m 44s
South Africa, a country with a tumultuous past, has emerged as a symbol of hope and resilience through the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela. Mandela, revered worldwide for his fight against apartheid and his pursuit of equality and justice, left an indelible mark on South Africa's history. Today, numerous sites and attractions across the country provide an opportunity to delve into the life of this extraordinary leader and gain a deeper understanding of the apartheid era. Join us on a journey as we explore the top sites in South Africa where you can learn more about Nelson Mandela and the history of apartheid.
Spotlight on: Melbourne
May 18, 2023 | Read time: 3m 56s
Welcome to the vibrant city of Melbourne, Australia's cultural capital. Nestled on the southeastern coast, Melbourne offers a perfect blend of stunning architecture, a thriving arts scene, delicious cuisine, and a buzzing nightlife. Whether you're a history buff, a nature lover, or a food enthusiast, Melbourne has something for everyone. So come with me as I take you on a journey through some of the best things to do in Melbourne, showcasing the city's unique charm and diverse attractions.
May 10, 2023 | Read time: 9m 15s
Sustainable travel has become increasingly important in today's world as we strive to preserve our planet's natural beauty and resources for future generations. Embracing eco-friendly practices during our holidays is a small but significant way to make a positive impact. Our bespoke motorhome holidays offer a unique opportunity for travellers to adopt sustainable habits while exploring beautiful destinations in Australia, New Zealand, Southern Africa, Canada, and the United States.
Exploring South Africa's Wine Country by Motorhome
April 26, 2023 | Read time: 4m 44s
South Africa is home to a flourishing wine industry, boasting a rich history and a diverse range of exceptional wines. With stunning landscapes, picturesque vineyards, and world-class wineries, South Africa's wine country is an unforgettable destination to explore by motorhome.
Spotlight on: Hobart
April 24, 2023 | Read time: 5m 2s
In March, whilst visiting family in Melbourne, I visited Hobart, capital of Tasmania. I've travelled around much of Victoria, the Red Centre, and part of New South Wales, including Sydney, but Hobart was so strikingly unique. Its centre is largely historical compared to those of Melbourne and Sydney. Its waterfront is lined with old maritime warehouses, harking back to its colonial and whaling past, and there are few tall buildings. It just felt like a different pace of life.
Australia’s Convict Sites: A Darker Side of History
April 12, 2023 | Read time: 12m 33s
The year is 1787; the British set sail on an eight-month journey to 'New Holland' to establish a new penal colony. Convict transportation was already a tried and tested method of ridding the 'motherland' of criminals. However, since the American Revolution of 1776...
Must-Visit Historic Civil Rights Sites in the USA
April 3, 2023 | Read time: 6m 40s
America has a long and rich history, with many proud moments. But, as is the nature of human history, it also has a darker side, a side that surely will never be forgotten.
Explore Canada's Stunning Coast by Motorhome
March 29, 2023 | Read time: 3m 38s
Canada is home to the world's longest coastline, stretching over 150,000 miles along the Atlantic, Pacific, and Arctic oceans. With a vast and diverse landscape featuring rugged cliffs, sandy beaches, and rocky shores, the coast is home to a wide variety of wildlife, including whales, seals, and polar bears.
The Covid Convert Caravanners Go Down Under - Guest Blog
March 7, 2023 | Read time: 7m 1s
This blog was written and submitted by Paul Wignall who toured New Zealand on a tailor-made version of our Grand New Zealand Caravan Tour.
Where to Pay Homage to Dolly Parton in the Southern States
March 1, 2023 | Read time: 4m 51s
Tennessee has a long and proud musical heritage but many will agree that the true Queen of Tennessee is Dolly Parton, the enduring voice of country music with a career spanning over 50 years.