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Itching to get away from the deadly routine and explore something new? Take your pick of our Travel Buddies Lifestyle blogs, with valuable insights and pro tips. From weekend road trips to remote beaches, city escapes and wilderness safaris, we have everything you need to plan your perfect holiday! The best part is that all of our content is free!

Get inspired by fabulous travel ideas like island hopping in Greece or a trip to the Côte D’Azur. No matter what type of trip you’re seeking, Travel Buddies has got it all; grab yourself a refreshing drink and start reading up on these exciting trips! Plus, you can rest assured that each article was authored by us (Bernie or Petra), seasoned travellers who know how to get the most out of a trip.

Stop dreaming about incredible destinations and start planning your dream trip today! 

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Are you looking for an island escape?

Your Travel Buddies are here to provide expert tips and advice on fabulous island escapes. From the best islands in Greece to hidden gems in Mauritius and beyond, we have all your island-hopping needs covered! We take pride in being able to create detailed blogs that will guarantee a stress-free getaway.

Our articles are written with seasoned and first-time travellers in mind so they can confidently explore our recommended destination. And don’t just trust our opinions– we also interview locals to get insider information. 

Visit our Travel Buddies Lifestyle Blogs now and start planning your next island escape today!

What makes Santorini irresistible?

Despite reports of overcrowding and being the cruise liner mecca of the world, Santorini remains the most romantic and picturesque island in Greece. Find out what makes Santorini totally irresistible!

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BEACH DREAMING

Looking for some inspiration to perfect the beach destination?

Travel Buddies Lifestyle’s blog is all you need! We focus on helping you learn more about the best locations in the world. Whether it is just across town or in a far-away destination, we provide detailed descriptions, photos and videos (across our various social media platforms) to let you experience these magical places without ever leaving your home.

Get lost in daydreaming of being at breathtaking locations with beautiful sunsets and many extraordinary activities. Read on our blog articles what locals say and suggest about their hometowns so you can experience it as they do. We also give you helpful tips when planning your next adventure by including things such as transportation information and suggestions for accommodation nearby.

Click here now and plan your next holiday with Travel Buddies Lifestyle

The bird life at Langebaan

What to do in Langebaan

Discover Langebaan and its lagoon with local resident Lene Stuart. In this interview with the travel buddies she tells us more about Kraalbaai, Shark Bay, the West Coast National Park and Club Mykonos.

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SAFARIS

Attention intrepid travellers! Are you looking for the ultimate safari adventure?

We have the inside scoop on the best wilderness safaris in Africa. Our detailed photography and captivating stories from Africa enable you to review and explore each destination as if you were there in person.

Discover the best places for game viewing during a South African safari, or embark on even more adventurous safaris across Africa. We give expert advice to ensure your dream safari is within your reach!

Start planning your once-in-a-lifetime adventure right now!

Singita Mara River Tented Camp, Lamai, Tanzania

Have you always dreamed of experiencing the biggest spectacle of earth – The migration of the wildebeest? Imagine witnessing thousands of wildebeest stampeding from Serengeti in Tanzania to the Masai Mara in Kenya. Imagine doing this from the leisure of your safari camp.

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Top 10 luxury private lodges in the Kruger National Park

Are you dreaming of a romantic wedding or a vow renewal ceremony in South Africa? Imagine exchanging vows in the breathtaking African bush veld, on a picturesque sunset beach, in a charming mountain chapel, or even in a glamorous city hotel surrounded by your loved ones.

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Guided tours in South Africa: Is it worth it?

Guided tours in South Africa: Is it worth it? Traveling can be stressful when you have to plan all the details over a short period, particularly in a diverse country like South Africa with so much to offer. But questions such as “Will I find group tours enlightening, fun, or frustrating” often get raised. In

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CITY VIBES

Are you wondering what to do over a weekend in a city like Cape Town or Johannesburg?

Travel Buddies is a lifestyle blog that provides the best city escape recommendations. We’ve travelled to the most captivating cities worldwide to share with you narratives and stunning images from our travels. From vibrant cities like Johannesburg, Cape Town, Munich, Tapei, Lisbon, Tokyo and Bruges to exotic places like Marrakesh, Izmir and Istanbul, our articles are guaranteed to inspire your next adventure!

But we’re not just about exciting destinations; we also share interesting cultural experiences, tips for travelling on a budget, must-have travel items, advice for planning trips, tools to use when making bookings, etc. 

Remember to follow us on social media (Instagram and Facebook) for exclusive travel content.

Lanterns in Japan

The best 10 day Japan Itinerary

A 10-day trip to Japan Bernie and Petra in Kyoto, Japan When I first mentioned the idea of going to Japan to Petra, she burst out laughing and thought I was joking around with her. After a few minutes, she realised that I was very serious and knowing me, once I put my mind to

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Basilica Kempten, Allgäu

Best Things to do in Kempten

What is there to discover in Kempten? Welcome to Kempten in the Allgäu, a charming town in south Germany that combines history, culture and breathtaking natural beauty. Kempten is the town where I have lived for more than 25 years, one of the oldest towns in Germany, and a true paradise for nature lovers. In

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HOTEL REVIEW

Are you looking for honest hotel reviews?

We are known to write trustworthy reviews about our hotel stays. We evaluate the quality of service and amenities offered by each hotel we visited to make sure we’re giving our readers the most accurate information.

With our reviews, you can rest assured that your next hotel stay will be enjoyable. We provide detailed descriptions of all types of accommodations, from luxury resorts to business hotels for working professionals – so you don’t have to worry about making the wrong choice!

Lanterns in Japan

The best 10 day Japan Itinerary

A 10-day trip to Japan Bernie and Petra in Kyoto, Japan When I first mentioned the idea of going to Japan to Petra, she burst out laughing and thought I was joking around with her. After a few minutes, she realised that I was very serious and knowing me, once I put my mind to

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Top 5 accommodation near the Kruger National Park

En route to the Kruger National Park, many travellers embark on a scenic journey through Mpumalanga, the “Place where the sun rises,” to be captivated by breathtaking landscapes. Known as one of South Africa’s top tourist destinations.

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Singita Mara River Tented Camp, Lamai, Tanzania

Have you always dreamed of experiencing the biggest spectacle of earth – The migration of the wildebeest? Imagine witnessing thousands of wildebeest stampeding from Serengeti in Tanzania to the Masai Mara in Kenya. Imagine doing this from the leisure of your safari camp.

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SEASONAL TRIPS

From winter escapes for under 5 Euros in Cape Town to the most breathtaking winter holidays in the Allgäu and Christmas markets in Germany, we have an article for you.

The secret to enjoying Cape Town in winter for under 5 Euro

The secret to enjoying Cape Town in winter for under 5 Euro Discovering new things and learning more about a country’s culture doesn’t always have to cost a lot of money. This is especially true for South Africa. Although Cape Town is considered expensive by African standards, many activities here cost under 5 € (R

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Christmas Tree

The most beautiful Christmas markets in Germany

For many people, Advent (the four Sundays and weeks before Christmas) is one of the most beautiful times of the year. In this article, Petra shares information about some of the most beautiful markets in Germany. For example, when they start, where you can find them and what they are about

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