South Africa Part 10: The Return Back Home

The last thing that was a big treat for us was that  my boyfriend and I got a free upgrade to business class during our layover in Dubai. The amount of excitement that we were filled with was that of a child being able to eat ice cream and cake for dinner!  Don’t get me wrongContinue reading “South Africa Part 10: The Return Back Home”

South Africa Part 9: Our last day in Cape Town

Our last day in Cape Town we spent the day at Green Market Square. The day before we had asked one of our servers  where was a good place for us to purchase South African souvenirs at a cheaper price. He said Green Market Square was the place to go. Since we only had aContinue reading “South Africa Part 9: Our last day in Cape Town”

South Africa Part 8: Discovering Cape Town

After our tour of Robben Island we decided to go  to lunch and walk around Cape Town a bit. Unfortunately I did not take as many pictures as I should have during this leg of our day. We stayed down by the water front and took in the atmosphere of this tourist town. We walkedContinue reading “South Africa Part 8: Discovering Cape Town”

South Africa Part 7: Robben Island

We had one more day in South Africa and we were going to use that last day discovering Cape Town and visiting Robben Island. We purchased tickets to Robben Island prior so that we knew for sure we would have a place on the tour. They offer about 3 tours a day. Each tour takesContinue reading “South Africa Part 7: Robben Island”

South Africa Part 6:New Year’s Day

After the wedding my boyfriend and I went to the Airbnb that we were staying in on the property of Val De Vie. This place was HUGGGEEEE. We stayed there along with some of the other wedding guests. One thing that we had no idea of until we got there was that this was theContinue reading “South Africa Part 6:New Year’s Day”

South Africa Part 5: The Wedding

The morning of the wedding I woke up after three hours of sleep and headed to my sisters cottage to begin the prepping for the day. I got my makeup and lashes done and all of us bridesmaids began doing what we had to do to get my sister ready for her big day. ItContinue reading “South Africa Part 5: The Wedding”

South Africa Part 4: Wedding Mode

The afternoon after we arrived to Cape Town, we were on the move again. We traveled via private bus to Val De Vie Polo Club. Val De Vie is most notably known for housing Prince Harry and hosting his polo matches in South Africa. Val De Vie is located in the wine lands outside ofContinue reading “South Africa Part 4: Wedding Mode”

South Africa Part 3: Dinner and Jade

There was no time to take in everything that we were seeing and feeling because as soon as we were checked in to our hotel my sister instructed my boyfriend and I to hurry up and get cleaned up for a dinner that her and the other young people attending her wedding were going to.Continue reading “South Africa Part 3: Dinner and Jade”

South Africa part 1: The flight

Prior to heading to Cape Town, South Africa I had to get myself mentally prepared for the flight there. The flight is not for the faint of hearts, and if flying isn’t your thing, this trip can be difficult. The total time of travel was 24 hours. My boyfriend accompanied me on this trip andContinue reading “South Africa part 1: The flight”

Back from South Africa

My God, my trip to South Africa was more than great. I am excited to share the pictures and stories that I have for all of you. After 24hrs of flying to and from South Africa, you have to agree with me that a bit of decompressing time is more than needed. I will beContinue reading “Back from South Africa”