thewelltravelledman in a nutshell co-founded by Steven and Jenna du Preez Admittedly, I (Steven) was so excited to inspire and motivate fellow humans to explore the world, that I woke up one morning and looked into the world of blogging. Having already claimed, in my opinion, the best Instagram name going around, thewelltravelledman, I quickly created a blog and registered a domain name to match! However, in reality the blog is both that of… Read More
Hotel: Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Khayyam Casino Location: Cairo, Egypt Room: Executive Room with private balcony Perfect for: City break Category: Luxury, 5 star Did you know that Cairo is the home to the only remaining ancient wonder of the world? That’s right, those pointy stone objects in the desert! The Pyramids would be one of the most incredible sights I have seen, the size of the pyramids are unimaginable, it truly is something you… Read More
Iceland is one of those countries that offers so much for tourists, but it is often forgotten about! Hopefully these 42 pictures (despite our grey, rainy weather!) will encourage you to visit sometime!
Thinking of ticking off an extra country during your stay in Dubrovnik? If so, this post is for you!!
Dubrovnik is in the perfect spot for a sneaky road trip – within a few hours you’re able to escape the Croats and head deep into one of the neighbouring Balkan countries, rugged mountains and remote dirt roads!
The sand may brush off… The salt may wash clean… The tans may fade… But the memories will last forever! This is exactly how we feel about Sardinia! Each day just kept getting better and better. After our incredible evening at the THotel in Cagliari, we could have slept for hours the next morning to recover from the amazing dinner… but instead, we woke up early for breakfast so we could make the… Read More
Did you know, that Unesco considers the Amalfi Coast to be an outstanding example of a Mediterranean landscape? Well, we couldn’t agree more!! The Amalfi coast is certainly a special place… the combination of coastal mountains, that plunge in to the sea, picturesque towns and inland forests. The photos really don’t do the coast justice, it is simply a place you must visit! Here are some photos to wet your appetite! “Travel makes… Read More
Norway is as pretty as a picture, so we thought we’d share some of our favourite pictures with you! If you want a closer look, feel free to click on the picture to enlarge it! “A mind that… Read More
If you’ve read Day One of our Sardinian holiday, then you will be probably thinking how the holiday could get better? Well, I’m about to tell you! After a well deserved sleep in and breakfast at our hotel in Oristano, we were off on a 25 minute drive to San Giovanni di Sinis. When you arrive at San Giovanni, you are able to park there for a minimum of 2.50EUR for 1.5 hours (there are parking inspectors so… Read More
There are a few words that come to mind when we try to describe Sardinia… it’s a stunning italian island, your choice of rocky or sandy beaches with or without waves, guaranteed crystal clear water, delicious Italian food and… the list goes on and on… The Sardinia: 7 Day love affair post summarises our incredible week circling this stunning island, flying into Alghero and out of Olbia with one or two night stops along en-route to the next beach!… Read More
Io amo l’Italia, translated to english means I love Italy! Honestly, Italy, and you’re likely to read this more than once on our blog, has to be our favourite country. Sure we have specific destinations within other countries that we love and may say was our favourite destination, but Italy is something special. Each and every region has its own unique history, specific local delicacies and Sardegna certainly lives up to that… Read More
The Arab nations and the Middle East which I generally refer to… have so much to offer, each offering a unique perspective on the values, culture and views of the world. Having visited Morocco, Egypt, Turkey, Jordan and Dubai in recent years I would strongly recommend everyone visit at least one (if not all!) of these destinations. The place that for me would have to be the most memorable would have to… Read More