It can be pretty easy to not work out while travelling. Once you’ve done all the hard work to get in shape for the beach, it can be easy to undo it all with a few margaritas. Let your hair down by all means, but why not also stay active, stay fit and find different ways to get a work out in whilst on holiday. Here are a few of my top…

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I like to keep active on holiday. In fact it’s really important to me (read this for tips on how), especially with my first marathon coming up in May.On Sunday 21st Feb, I ran my third half marathon: the Cape Peninsula Half Marathon in Cape Town. In the lead up to the race, I had had some concerns about my lack of training beforehand. This is because I hadn’t done very much…

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Driving through a game reserve brings a whole new meaning to being at one with nature. I found it completely and utterly mind blowing that you could just drive around and at any moment encounter a zebra, lion or giraffe. When we first left Sun City in January, we actually drove through the Pilanesberg National Park on our way to our next stop, the Bakgatla resort next to the Ivory…

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Last week, for the third year in a row, I once again clamoured for reservations to one of my favourite events of the year: the South African Wine Festival at Vivat Bacchus. I didn’t actually get around to writing a review for 2014, but you can read my thoughts on 2013 here. Having just reread my review of 2013 before writing this, I can honestly say that I am stunned…

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