The Travel and Sport Dream Team

The Travel and Sport Dream Team Tyronne Engelbrecht On the 10th of December 2018 the TS Dream Team departed Johannesburg for the rolling green hills of Ireland. The Dream team was made up of players who were selected at the King Edward VII Preparatory Easter Rugby Festival. They only had a handful of training sessions […]

The London Experience

The London Experience Ruan Boshoff Our London experience began the moment the airplane began its final descent into London. As we stepped into Heathrow International Airport…all I could think was WOW, this place is super busy with planes landing every 45 seconds (just to give you an idea), but with a population of 8.8 million […]

The Netherlands Experience

The Netherlands Experience Natasha Erasmus “The Netherlands, a country in north-western Europe, is known for a flat landscape of canals, tulip fields, windmills and cycling routes” I had the amazing opportunity to travel to one of my ‘bucket list’ countries. Boy was I amazed! Arriving on 26 September 2018, I knew that I was in […]

The Asian Experience

The Asian Experience A journal of a lonely traveller to the Orient Mark Botha Beijing, China OK, so 14 hours in the air & I’ve made it into Red China. 1st stop Beijing… what a city! Preconceptions utterly destroyed. In China’s capital, I found a modern, spotless, well-crafted, beautifully preserved metropolis bustling with a vibrant […]

The World Choir Games

The World Choir Games Karin Matthee The World Choir Games is the largest global choir festival and competition in the world. South Africa hosted the 2018 World Choir Games in Tshwane, South Africa (4 -14 July) and this created a unique opportunity to showcase the rainbow nation’s diversity of South Africa, together with all the […]

Food for thought on Italy’s most beloved food

Food for thought on Italy’s most beloved food Karin Matthee Pizza Pizza as we know it today originated in Naples. When Queen Margherita of Italy visit Naples in the late 1800’s she called Raffaele Esposito, a chef that made the first pizza with tomato, cheese and other toppings, to make this dish that she saw […]

Review: Gomotsegang Moche

Gomotsegang Moche Hoërskool Gerrit Maritz Academic Achievers Tour West Coast, USA 2019 I had a really fun time on the tour to the USA and enjoyed every minute of every day. I saw places I only dreamt of seeing and met some amazing people on this tour. The chaperones and tour guides were also wonderful […]

Review: Hoërskool Garsfontein

Parent of child touring Hoërskool Garsfontein Academic Achievers Tour West Coast, USA 2019 I am very impressed about the whole organization of the tour. Amazing to actually follow them day by day according to the tour schedule that us as parents received. Everything was just planned perfectly with absolutely no incidents. Excellent job well done. […]

Review: Pretoria High School for Girls

Parent of child touring Pretoria High School for Girls Academic Achievers Tour Ireland & UK 2019 From the planning part it was perfect, we were kept in the loop the entire time, my daughter enjoyed every day spent there. Thanks. Read some more reviews Review: Cultural Tour to Japan Bobby Warriner Beaulieu College Cultural Tour […]

Review: Marlouise Booyse

Marlouise Booyse Parent of child touring Academic Achievers Tour West Coast, USA 2019 I personally would like to congratulate you on the highly efficient manner in which the whole USA West Coast Tour was organised.  From day 1 parents were guided every step of the way, detail information provided and additional assistance given where needed.  […]