Author: Daleen Venter

Daleen Venter is a Pretorian who swopped the Jacaranda city for charming Stellenbosch in 2013. She recently bid farewell to an exciting student life and now looks forward to new challenges. When she is not indulging in a thriller novel or a dictionary, she enjoys browsing antique shops, always in search of more eclectic items for her little flat. Chic shoes, pearls and pretty words put a smile on her face. She loves spur-of-the-moment adventures, the people near to heart and her friendly ginger cat, Tobie.

The Wandering Woman: 6 Spots for Women who Travel Solo

by Daleen Venter on 26 October 2017

“The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has ever been before.” – Albert Einstein You’ve travelled with friends, family or the kids, but now you’re looking for something completely different. Have you ever considered travelling by yourself? Imagine heading to the destination of your choice, doing exactly what … Continue reading “The Wandering Woman: 6 Spots for Women who Travel Solo”

Fall in Love with Pretoria: 15 Awesome Reasons

by Daleen Venter on 13 July 2017

Planning a trip to Pretoria in the near future? The Jacaranda City is bustling with quaint coffee shops, cool shopping experiences, fabulous foodie attractions, vintage markets and of course, jaw-dropping accommodation. TravelGround has scoured this city for 15 awesome reasons to make you fall in love with Pretoria! 1. Have a cup of fine coffee at … Continue reading “Fall in Love with Pretoria: 15 Awesome Reasons”

10 Tranquil Tented Camps in South Africa

by Daleen Venter on 22 June 2017

Are you looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life? Are you keen to get a little closer to Mother Nature? Consider heading to a tented camp for some peace and quiet. Imagine gazing upon the Milky Way while sipping on a nightcap before retreating to your tented suite and drifting off to … Continue reading “10 Tranquil Tented Camps in South Africa”

6 Stylish Apartments for Your Next Bleisure Trip

by Daleen Venter on 18 May 2017

Bleisure — the trend of adding blissful leisure activities to your business trip — is the new buzzword taking the travel industry by storm. Dozens of savvy corporate travellers are extending their business trips to do some sightseeing after clinching a business deal and to experience the culture of their business destination. Offering slick city … Continue reading “6 Stylish Apartments for Your Next Bleisure Trip”

The Ultimate Guys’ Getaway Guide in South Africa

by Daleen Venter on 20 April 2017

When it comes to bonding with the blokes, an occasional drink after work or a quick game of squash between meetings sometimes doesn’t seem to cut it. What you need is an adrenaline-filled weekend alongside your best mates, away from your gruelling day job and tedious routine. Whether you’re planning a prenuptial escape for the … Continue reading “The Ultimate Guys’ Getaway Guide in South Africa”

The ultimate girls-only getaway guide to the Overberg

by Daleen Venter on 16 March 2017

There’s nothing quite like a group of girls travelling together. Whether it’s for a bachelorette trip, a catch-up with old school friends or a book-club gathering, a girls-only getaway is the perfect chance to kick off your heels and make some amazing memories. If you’re planning a weekend away from the hustle and bustle, the … Continue reading “The ultimate girls-only getaway guide to the Overberg”