In a matter of few days, favourite star kid in the block, Taimur Ali Khan will turn two, and it won't be a surprise if the country celebrates the special occasion! The little munchkin, who overnight became an internet sensation since the time he is born, has all our eyes on him. His charm, light coloured eyes and lovely gestures has our heart, and as he turns a year older, we wish him all the love and happiness. Now while we can only wish him from a distance, Taimur's parents- Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan are planning something elaborate for their little boy's big day. Only a few days back, the doting parents hosted a grand pre-birthday bash for his son which was attended by the actors close friends, family and Taimur's friends. Soha Ali Khan and Kunal Kemmu with their daughter Inaaya, Ranvijay Singh with his family, Karisma Kapoor and her kids, Kareena's parents, Tusshar Kapoor's son and Tim's schoolmate Laksshay, among others were present at the bash. And … [Read more...] about For Taimur Ali Khan’s 2nd birthday, Saif Ali Khan and Kareena to take him on a safari in South Africa?
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Some choose to “off-the-grid” to assert their independence and to escape the monthly service fees, others attempt it as an environmentally responsible endeavour to live a more sustainable lifestyle. “Whatever your reasons, going off-the-grid takes a lot of careful planning and resourcefulness. Most alternative energy and water supplies require a certain type of climate in order to be effective. That is why finding the right location is paramount to successfully maintaining your self-sufficiency,” says Adrian Goslett, Regional Director and CEO of RE/MAX of Southern Africa. Below are four suggestions for the best places in SA to get off-the-grid: 1) Hoedspruit - Limpopo Neighbouring on the Kruger National Park and situated at the foot of the Klein Drakensberg, Hoedspruit is a safari lovers dream. Being so close to the largest national park in South Africa, Hoedspruit offers many small holding properties that are ideal for … [Read more...] about Best 4 places to get off-the-grid in South Africa
Many people associate South Africa with safaris, the Big Five, the buzz of cosmopolitan Johannesburg, or the beauty of Cape Town and its iconic mountain. But, what about extreme homes? They also increasingly think about adrenalin-filled holiday activities such as bungee jumping or sailing zip lines through indigenous forest canopies. The country on the southern tip of Africa is the perfect setting for some of the most extreme homes in the continent. Here are 10 of the most extreme homes in South Africa that made the list for one reason or another. “GALILÄI”: SOMERSET WEST’S ROTATING HOUSE Many homeowners look for a beautiful, or at least a pleasant view, from their home. In 2001, architect, Raymond Alexander, decided to create a home that not only offered lovely views, but one that provides changing vistas. The second floor of this 625 m2 (or 2 050 ft) building is accessed via a walkway and has the standout aspect of, at the flip of a switch, rotating an … [Read more...] about 10 Extreme And Luxurious Homes In South Africa That Must Be Seen!
ANIMAL lovers are furious at safari park staff for shooting dead Shamba the lion after he savaged a British expat in South Africa. Many are comparing the beast, filmed attacking 72-year-old Mike Hodge in South Africa, to Harambe the gorilla who was killed to protect a small boy when he got into his zoo enclosure in May 2016. "First Harambe, now Shamba... People are the worst," Elizabeth Dums tweeted with the hashtag #NeverForget. Like many animal lovers, South African Junior Mlondobuzi asked: "Why must our animals suffer for our stupidity?" Others asked why security staff didn't tranquillise Shamba as he dragged away Hodge, the owner of Makarele Predator Centre, on Saturday. Hodge himself said he was "devastated" his beloved big cat, who he raised from a little cub, was killed. But even as he recovers from his jaw and neck injuries, activists are questioning what he was doing in the big cat's enclosure. "So another beautiful lion is lost," said Wendy Trent. "Killed for behaving … [Read more...] about Furious animal lovers slam safari park staff for shooting dead Shamba the lion who savaged British expat in South Africa
Here are 5 walking tours in South Africa you must try, writes Clinton Moodley Beset Durban Founded by four friends, Beset Durban is a monthly walk that takes place at some of the most iconic spots in the city. Jonas Barausse, Mark Bellingan, Cameron Finnie and Dane Forman started the walks to get more Durbanites to travel within their city. The walk has become one of the most popular monthly weekend activities in Durban for the past five years. The walk is free and takes place every four to six weeks. Barausse says they do not repeat a walk. Interested parties will have to subscribe to their newsletter or follow them on Instagram to find out about the date of the next walk. It is only revealed 48 hours before the walk. Visit: http://besetdurban.com Cape Town Free Walking Tours Those who want to explore Cape Town should try these. The organisation offers five of these free daily. They showcase Cape Town’s most iconic spots and are 90 minutes long. The Taste of Cape Town, … [Read more...] about 5 walking tours to try in South Africa