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Traditional colonial Dutch architecture at the Morgenhof Estate winery on the Stellenbosch Wine Route.

Exploring the Tempting South Africa Wine Region

South African wines leave some people salivating and some scratching their heads. For years, South African wine was essentially limited to the domestic market due to international boycotts. Those days are long gone. Now, oenophiles far and wide are recognizing the superiority of wines from the Rainbow Nation – exciting things are happening in the South Africa wine region!

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The Residenz in Wurzburg, Germany - one of the top things to do in Wurzburg, Germany

Wurzburg – the Little Gem on the River Main

Often overlooked by bigger neighbors, Wurzburg, Germany doesn’t receive nearly enough credit. The city is the start of the Romantic Road tourism route and the center of one the country’s most important wine regions. This best of Wurzburg walking tour takes in as many of the top attractions in a one-day itinerary.

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Palm trees at La Jolla Cove outside of San Diego, California.

The Local View: An Afternoon at La Jolla Cove, California

La Jolla is a charming, seaside neighborhood along the coast of San Diego. If you’re visiting or even a resident an afternoon at La Jolla Cove is the perfect way to spend a day. Just off the Pacific Coast Highway, the sunshine, shopping, and even the seals make this a quintessential California beach town.

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The rocky coastline of the Cape of Good Hope

The Rugged Beauty of the Cape Point Route

One of the great day trips from Cape Town, South Africa is the magnificent Cape Point Route. This is also one of the most remarkable drives anywhere in the world and features steep cliffs, stunning vistas and plenty of sightseeing opportunities!

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Approaching The Victoria Falls Livingstone, Zambia side. The Zambezi River plunges over a rock ledge into the gorge below.

Victoria Falls is Gorges (and Wet)!

The roar was deafening – and we were still almost a half mile away from the falls. In the local language, they are called Mosi-oa-Tunya or “smoke that thunders” – which is a pretty accurate description of the Victoria Falls Livingstone side!

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Using frequent flyer upgrades to travel to Cappadocia, Turkey.

Travel Hacking with Frequent Flyer Upgrades

Unleash your inner Rock Star and travel like a celebrity with frequent flyer upgrades! While frequent flyer upgrades might not be the first consideration for many travelers, this can be a highly effective strategy to make your trip more enjoyable while actually reducing your overall costs.

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Sunset over Sentinel Peak and Hout Bay from The Tintswalo Atlantic Cape Town lodge.

Regain Your Senses at Tintswalo Atlantic Cape Town

Words simply cannot do justice to the beauty of watching the sunset over Sentinel peak, while listening to the waves crash at your feet. Tintswalo Atlantic stimulates your senses and massages your soul!

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