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The Musts Mini: Africa + the Middle East

October 26, 2015Column: The Musts

Lions and giraffes and pyramids, oh my! Pack your camel-riding pants for desert jaunts, evening threads for after dark adventures in Kenya and sunscreen for bikini-clad days in the Seychelles or Mauritius. Moroccan magic may occur. Enjoy these mini musts for our new luggage tag destinations in Africa and The Middle East!✈ The Musts Mini: Africa + the Middle East from Jet Set Candy’s Blog, the Charming Jetsetter ✈1. Cairo
Tour the Great Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx, the necropolis of Sakkara and the former capital, Memphis.

2. Doha
For serious designer threads head to The Pearl-Qatar and for local artisan goodies, the open-air market Souq Waqif which lies in the heart of the city.

3. Johannesburg
For some African luxury, lodge yourself in a house or suite at the Royal Malewane.

4. Mauritius
Feeling adventurous? Go kite-surfing, deep-sea fishing or scuba-diving among pristine waters and clear blue skies.

5. Madagascar
Hop on a reef and rainforest tour, go whale watching or relax in your bungalow!

6. Marrakesh
Black leather, leopard skin and polished chrome equals Le Bar Churchill, in the resplendently renovated La Mamounia Hotel.

7. Nairobi
For sumptuous seafood dine at Tamarind. End your day with deep-fried crab claws, garlic jumbo prawns and a cool glass of South African sauvignon blanc.

8. Seychelles
The North Island nature and wildlife conservatory and exclusive resort boasts 11 individual villas with unlimited access to blue waters.


“She Loves Adventure”

October 5, 2015Column: Travel Makes Life Sweet

✈ "She Loves Adventure" from Jet Set Candy’s Blog, the Charming Jetsetter ✈