The Braai Brothers

The Braai Brothers – New Website

The Braai Brothers South African Monkey was initially started as a way to share my experiences with everyone back home as I travelled the world. Friends from all over would check up on me and how things were going. Since then to keep up with appearances, I am moving back to South Africa for another […]

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Outback Adventure

Outback Adventures – Dominican Republic

On arrival at the hotel in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic we were sold by the idea of the Outback Adventures tour. For those that are wondering what it entails, it is literally an Outback Safari with plenty of rum and an educational twist. The sales rep was very outgoing and bubbly which made it sound […]

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Adventure Boogies

Adventure Boogies – Dominican Republic

Something we never planned on doing were the Adventure Boogies in Dominican Republic. Ironically due to us booking a couple of additional trips we were given this for free. Knowing what I know now I most probably would have booked them anyway. Collection We were collected on Sunday afternoon at 16:30 to be taken to […]

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Semana – Dominican Republic

It isn’t everyday you wake up with the thought you are jumping on a plane to Semana, another part of the Dominican. For those that do not know Punta Cana is on the lower side of the Dominican in the South which is on a point where the Caribbean Sea meets the Atlantic Sea. Semana […]

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Paradise Punta Cana

Waking up in paradise – Punta Cana

To me waking up in paradise is every day of my life but that being said it isn’t every day I wake up posting a message from the Caribbean! Yes sir you got it I am in Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic and quite frankly I could not ask for anything better. The sun […]

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Thomson Premium Seats

Thomson Premium Seats – Are They Worth It?

Well let me begin by stating I have had premium more leg room seats in the past. From short flights to long haul 11 hour trips and you usually always have to pay extra for it unless you are fortunate enough to try your luck and get upgraded for free. I remember earlier this year […]

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Picture Taken

Becoming Tourists – Getting Our Picture Taken

There is just something special about having your picture taken. I guess it is the same with taking photos in general, they are fantastic for memories and bring a smile to your face. On our Adventure Boogies trip we had a guide following us taking photos of the whole group. A lovely lively guy, but […]

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Off To Dominican Republic

Xmas in Dominican Republic! Well let’s face it since my return from South Africa I haven’t been on top of things with my blog updates. In fact the same applies to my travel expeditions. Everything seems to have quietened down for the winter. Time is of the essence and I am hardly getting any younger, […]

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Leeds Castle - Kent

Leeds Castle – Kent Days Out

Once a place catering for Henry VIII, Leeds Castle is in the heart of Kent. Offering beautiful blissful gardens and plenty of fun for all the family it truly is a magnificent sight. Just on the outskirts of Maidstone, it is easily accessible for all of the public. Even those of a low nature, can […]

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