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DA Motivates for Visa-free Travel to the UK for South Africans

Before 2009, South Africans were able to travel to the United Kingdom without a visa. However, due to passport fraud, the British Home Office decided to introduce a visa requirement for South Africans in March 2009. The UK claimed that it had become too easy for people from other countries, including terrorists, to obtain South African passports fraudulently and enter the UK illegally. In 2009, The Telegraph reported that over 6000 immigrants entered the UK through illegitima... Read more »
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By Liso Donaldson On Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

My Summer’ish European Experience: Rome

My Summer’ish European Experience Go, See, Write: Rome Rome, theEternal City,La Dolce Vita (the sweet life) and Three Coins in the Fountainis the capital and largest city of Italy, as well as the famed city o... Read more »
By Liso Donaldson On Sunday, August 25th, 2013

My Summer’ish European Experience: Vatican City

Vatican City, officially Vatican City State, is a landlocked sovereign city-state whose territory consists of a walled enclave within the city of Rome. It has a population of around 840.  This makes Vatican Ci... Read more »
By Liso Donaldson On Friday, August 2nd, 2013

My Summer’ish European Experience: Florence

Go, See, Write: Florence Florence is the capital of the region of Tuscany in Italy. It has been ranked by Forbes as one of the most beautiful cities in the world, and the city is noted for its history, culture,... Read more »
By Liso Donaldson On Friday, July 19th, 2013

My Summer’ish European Experience: French Riviera to Florence

Go, See, Write: French Riviera to Florence It was a Friday morning. I remember that it was a Friday because it was the most beautiful Friday morning I have ever witnessed in my whole little life. The drive day ... Read more »
By Liso Donaldson On Wednesday, July 17th, 2013

My Summer’ish European Experience: Monaco

Go, See, Write: Monaco Monaco is a principality governed under a form of constitutional monarchy, with Prince Albert II as head of state. Even though Prince Albert II is a constitutional monarch, he still has i... Read more »
By Liso Donaldson On Tuesday, July 16th, 2013

My Summer’ish European Experience: Beaujolais wine region to Monaco

The best recipe for a deliciously decadent death by France cake is three main ingredients: The Eiffel tower, Escargot and champagne, in that order. As no true trip to the land of French romance is complete with... Read more »
By Guest Author On Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

The Best City in South Africa: Durban vs Johannesburg vs Cape Town

I have always struggled to answer the question “What is the best city in South Africa?” This question does not have a universal answer. What you think is the best city depends on who you are and wha... Read more »
By Liso Donaldson On Friday, May 31st, 2013

My Summer’ish European Experience – Paris

Go, see, write: Paris [and] I don’t believe that anybody feels the way I do about you now…. [I said] maybe you’re gonna be the one that saves me and after all you’re my wonderwall – Oasis. “Wond... Read more »
By Liso Donaldson On Wednesday, May 15th, 2013

My Summerish European Experience : London to Paris

Go, See, Write: London to Paris A 6am departure from London’s Royal National Hotel lobby which was really a 5am departure for my body due to the UK’s day light saving, made for one slightly dishevelled, sli... Read more »