Our journey started in Cambodia. We flew from London Heathrow to Bangkok and then caught a connecting flight to Siem Reap. On arrival in Cambodia our visas were already organised for us by our representatives so that we didn’t have to queue and wait for a long time- this makes it a lot easier, especially when you are in an airport you have never been before. 
Our guide and driver met us at the airport which was a great introduction to Cambodia, and they took us straight to the hotel for some rest after a long flight. Jaya House was a beautiful hotel- one of my favourites. We had a beautiful spacious room and the service was exceptional. It was hot in Siem Reap and the staff always made sure we had plenty of water. The hotel offered complimentary tuk tuk rides, a mobile phone to take out with you when you left the hotel and a complimentary water bottle which was part of the ‘Refill not Landfill’ scheme in Cambodia to cut down on plastic. We were extremely impressed and had an awesome stay. 
There is something special about South East Asia. 
It wasn’t my first time to Cambodia and Vietnam, however this trip was definitely a special and memorable one, the chance to see and do so much of these countries was a once in a life time opportunity. Reading through the itinerary before I went, I was very excited but I have to say also a little apprehensive- we had a jam packed itinerary ahead of us, it was going to be a big trip. 
There is an indefinable romance about train journeys, and African rail journeys are no exception. Rovos Rail may not be the most historic train company, having been started by Rohan Vos in 1989 in Pretoria, but it’s nonetheless one of the greats, bringing nostalgic luxury travel to tourists and locals alike. There are five Rovos Rail routes, available in either direction and taking in must-see sights of Southern Africa. They are: Pretoria to Cape Town; Pretoria to Durban; Pretoria to Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe; Cape town to Dar es Salaam, Tanzania; and Pretoria to Swakopmund, Namibia. All of them marry adventure travel with gracious comfort. Your only trouble is deciding which to take. (And that conundrum is only going to get harder in 2019, when another Africa train route opens up in July, following the historic copper trail from Dar Es Salaam to Angola via Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo.) 
If уоu have been to South Africa, you surely must have visited The famous Kruger National Park in the north-eastern province of Mpumalanga. Thе ѕаfаrі раrk іѕ nеаrlу 20,000sq kіlоmеtеrѕ bordering Mozambique to the east and Zimbabwe to the north, only 275 miles drive from Johannesburg city center or a short flight to the two main airports of Hoedspruit or Mpumalanga. 
Yes, is the short answer but there is a lot more to it than a simple yes. If, you take extra care, be alert at all times, just like you would in a city like London, then you are going to have one of the most amazing road trips ever! 
South Africa's natural spendor accounts for some of the most romantic honeymoon destinations in the world. A combination of a first world infrastructure and the allure of the great African content create an intriguing, multi-cultural honeymoon destination with all the latest trappings. 
A California road trip… for a family of six? No problem, says Manoj Boteju 
 
An epic 17 days in California was probably our best holiday yet. The Cali road trip has become a classic vacation: the open road, the sunshine and swaying palms... Not everyone’s fantasy involves four kids in the back of the car, though. Here’s how we made it work. 
 
Manoj Boteju found Sri Lanka with young kids an absolute joy 
 
I seldom need an excuse to pack my bags and make the 10-hour flight home to Sri Lanka. But this time I had a good one: my mother was going to meet her youngest grandson for the first time. 
 
He’s the youngest of four. On the morning of our flight, we attended our twins’ final Year 1 assembly. I managed not to get a telling off for fidgeting, but I’ll be honest: I wasn’t paying much attention to what was being said. I was running through the holiday schedule, from E-visas and transfers right down to precision trolley-stacking (fitting on six bags is no mean feat). 
 
All the planning paid off: we breezed through a very comfortable Sri Lankan Airlines flight and both airports. 
 
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