Monday, December 22, 2014

Travel & Things, the broadcast. 20/12/2014

Just because it is the "silly season" I have added THIS song...

SA Blog Awards Badge
It is that time of the year again.
Time for YOU to help me get to the Number 1 spot for 2014.
How do you do that?
The public vote phase will run from Tuesday, 25 November 2014
 until Wednesday, 31st December 2014 at 23:59
When you click on the VOTE badge,you will be directed to the SA Blog Awards website. 
Your vote for my blog will automatically be entered.
Voters will be sent a confirmation email, 
which they have to respond to in order to confirm their vote.
You can only vote for one blog per category.
Please use your vote wisely.
Should you decide to vote for another blog in the same category I will lose your original vote, 
as your  new vote will override your initial vote.

Travel & Things is bought to you by:

The Corner Shop.
Put Bling into your home or event...
Visit The Corner Shop to see their stunning range or to get a quote.
You can find them on the corner of 7th Street and 4th Ave, Linden
Call 011 782 7496 or visit their Facebook page:

Come and visit the Gnomes at the Corner Shop
this weekend as they begin their year long journey.

Looking for the BEST croissants west of Jan Smuts avenue?
Then look no further than the Argentinean Bakery in Linden
A variety of meals are available
from early morning to late afternoon.
Or just relax with a coffee and watch the passing parade.
The shop offers free Wi-Fi connectivity.
They can be found on the corner of 4th Ave and 7th Street, Linden
Find them on Facebook:
or call, 011 888 9759.

Who else have been guests on my radio show?
Use this link to have a look.

"Travel & Things" is rebroadcast on a Wednesday night

 between 19h00 and 20h00

This was the line-up for "TRAVEL & THINGS" that aired between 10 and 11am on
SATURDAY, 20/12/2014
This unsolicited comment came from an International travel writer:
"Your show is really engaging because it is real people talking knowledgeably about places and happenings that matter, with humour and warmth and with no hype".

1485am broadcasts live from its Johannesburg studio
and nationally on DStv audio channel 869.
Radio Today (@Radio2Day) also streams via its website:
AND on cell phones:
So you have no excuse!
Call me in studio on: 011 880 5839
Or you can sms on : 44008 (normal rates apply)

Marie-Lais Emond...we chatted about things to do in and around Johannesburg,
while the lemmings are elsewhere.
I so enjoy having her in studio with me.

The Michael Olivier minute.
Food lover and wine guru, Michael chats about what is new and "hot".
James Vos, DA Shadow Minister of Tourism joined me.
Looking at SA tourism in 2014.
A year in review

John Boulding, CEO of Insight Vacations
chatted to me in Evora, Portugal.

Barry Hilton...nou gaan ons braai!
He must have "gaaned to braai" as we could not contact him.
I will get him back in the new year.

This is the final show for 2014.
My thanks to James, Roy, Dave and all Radio Today staff 
who helped make every show a success.
You are appreciated.
I wish all my readers and listening audience a safe and happy festive season.

"Travel & Things" was an entrant in this competition.
Not a winner, but one of 24 travel Blogs that entered


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