Thami Kwazi
Lifestyle Print Editor
4 minute read
20 Oct 2019
9:21 am

Travelling solo is not the way

Thami Kwazi

There are huge differences between hidden gems and going into the unknown blindly.

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So you want to take a trip alone, throw caution to the wind and get away from the rat-race? The reality of this whimsical notion is that we are no longer living in the age of sex, drugs, rock'n'roll or free-love; we live in times where it’s important to be safe. A friend who works hard and takes pleasure in spoiling herself with solo vacations recently posted pictures of her vacation to Ibiza and France, giving us all small doses of travel envy and leaving the rest of us who are broke and crunching on carrot sticks midmonth wondering how...