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TIPS FOR A SAFE TOURISM EXPERIENCE
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September 25, 2020September 25, 2020

TIPS FOR A SAFE TOURISM EXPERIENCE

Safe travel should be every travelers priority and responsibility in the new way to travel. As the lockdown ease globally in phases, international flights resume operations flying passengers from one destination to another. Tourism organizations, destinations and hospitality companies are also reopening their doors to welcome guests back with a safe but exciting experience. There...

I got robbed on my 1st outbound travel
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August 18, 2020August 18, 2020

I got robbed on my 1st outbound travel

Wait a minute! how did I get robbed on my very 1st international travel? Before we  dive into this article, take 3 minutes to  read my other post on my first travel experience http://mygatehub.com/2019/04/24/african-girl-1st-travel-experience/ . So I got robbed when I traveled to Dubai, so many lessons learnt from that trip till date. Like they say...

What will shape the end-to-end travel experience for Africa?
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June 20, 2020June 20, 2020

What will shape the end-to-end travel experience for Africa?

March, 2020 history was made in the travel industry, when the skies shutdown and went to rest due to #covid19 pandemic. Guess what! we bring good news, the travel and hospitality industry is reopening its doors again as the world economy reopens in phases. Industry players and stakeholders are working hard to provide solutions that...

8 tips on how i work from home prior to #COVID-19
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April 14, 2020April 14, 2020

8 tips on how i work from home prior to #COVID-19

“Work from home” is now a common phrase as a result of the current pandemic – #CORONAVIRUS. Who wouldn’t agree that the outbreak of COVID-19 has brought upon the Business world a whole new level of change to work pattern. At the exit of COVID-19, corporate bodies and businesses will likely adopt this new approach...

How to plan for holiday on a budget and last minute!
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December 30, 2019December 30, 2019

How to plan for holiday on a budget and last minute!

Holiday is coming – tink!tink!!tink!!! infact its already here, who would have thought 2019 will run so fast. Seasonal Holiday is my best time of the year to take time to unwind with family, and of course my friends. Who wouldn’t agree! This year 2019, has been filled with so many back to back activities...

Mums dont talk about postpartum in Africa
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November 18, 2019November 18, 2019

Mums dont talk about postpartum in Africa

Yeppy! I recently joined the mums squad, been away from blogging, busy nursing my little one.  Then I  noticed with mums here in Africa that certain topics concerning women’s health, such as “Postpartum” are rarely up for discussion. Strange as it is, one can tie this to the precedent set by our ancestors. There is...

Tips to deal with 0-1 luggage policy for Africans
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May 31, 2019May 31, 2019

Tips to deal with 0-1 luggage policy for Africans

Home and abroad, Africans love to travel with so many bags regardless of trip duration.  I guess because most Africans travel to visit family and friends than as tourists. So there is a constant need to travel abroad with local items.  It’s a habit not soon to change, pretty much hooked on the communal lifestyle...

3 steps on meeting locals as a Traveler
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May 16, 2019May 16, 2019

3 steps on meeting locals as a Traveler

Traveler explore for real life experience, tourist only travel for fun! Does that sound like you? If you are looking at catching life-time memories as a traveler, meeting locals should be a regular menu on your itinerary. I tell aspiring travelers that spending time with locals is the real deal when visiting a new destination,...

An African girl 1st travel experience
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April 24, 2019April 24, 2019

An African girl 1st travel experience

I always laugh hard whenever i reflect on my 1st travel experience, it was an international trip. I was finally stepping out of my continent to another, an experience never to be forgotten but to share with aspiring 1st time travelers. During my college years as a young Africa girl, my dream was to become...

What I discovered on tour of the Pyramids in Egypt
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March 11, 2019March 11, 2019

What I discovered on tour of the Pyramids in Egypt

Egypt! I don’t know about you, while growing up as a child i had always wanted to visit Egypt. I was fascinated by the history lessons of Egypt taught in classes, with colorful pictures. My family occasionally arranged story nights of bible characters, my favorite of them all was of Moses, Pharaoh and the 10...

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