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England Expects Champions League Glory

01/09/2018 13:02:00 PM

"duke-0525" (CC BY 2.0) by Thomas RodenbücherThe Christmas fixtures are over and with most countries starting to return to domestic action following their respective winter breaks, thoughts are starting to turn, in some quarters, to the Champions ...

West Ham fans from Essex and Kent to receive free travel.

11/17/2017 10:14:00 AM

Zeelo the on-demand coach service is giving West Ham fans free travel to the London Stadium for the game West Ham vs Chelsea, you can book here now.To celebrate their new West Ham routes they are offering free return journeys by simply entering ...

Uber Elevate aims to get you in the air faster than ever before.

11/14/2017 08:05:00 AM

Flying cars? In a world where the Hyperloop may someday become reality and now flying cars I feel like watching the Jetsons as a kid, was not just for fun, but a glimpse into the future. And that future is closer than you think.Uber Elevate ...

Is this the way we will travel in the near future?

11/01/2017 06:07:00 AM

Is 'Pop Up Travel' the way forward?Meet Zeelo a company that is changing the way people get around. If you have travelled anywhere recently you have probably used the likes of Uber, Addison Lee or maybe even Green Tomatoes, but what if you are ...

Theydon Grey Has Point To Prove

08/30/2017 08:06:00 AM

Theydon Grey has a point to prove in a bid to establish himself among the higher class of horses in the racing field. The four-year-old has flashed potential during his 17-race career, winning five meets, including an outstanding 2017 campaign ...

Chelsea Will Need Conte's Best in Premier League Title Defence

08/08/2017 05:22:00 AM

The Premier League title has not been successfully defended since the 2008-09 campaign, when Manchester United, under the tenure of Sir Alex Ferguson, secured their 18th crown.Chelsea won the first of their five titles in the 2004-05 season ...

Politics, a Waste of Money

07/25/2017 04:14:00 AM

There is a lot of money that is invested in politics. A lot of it by people who make up a small proportion of the population. Not based on any differences that occur naturally but based on the fact that the issues that affect them are not the ...

The Pixel - Made by Google

10/06/2016 09:44:00 AM

Introducing Pixel, Phone by Google. I have an iPhone and I didn't think there was something that could make me change my allegiance, however this forces the thought.

GoPro HERO5 + Karma: Just Take all my MONEY NOW!!!

10/03/2016 08:15:00 AM

GoPro’s founder and CEO, Nicholas Woodman, introduced a new line of HERO5 cameras, cloud-based software, and drone, Karma, to international press at the base of Squaw Valley, CA, near Lake Tahoe. And I can tell you that it looks amazing. One ...

Here comes the Premier League

08/03/2016 09:44:00 AM

The time is almost upon us come Saturday the 13th of August the wait will be over. The Premier League will return. And what’s more is that this season is promising to be more spectacular than ever before.With Leicester winning the league last ...

South Africa stand up and take action

04/13/2016 11:56:00 AM

As the great man Nelson Mandela said;

Oh London just stop it

01/22/2016 07:38:00 AM

I have been living here for a while now and I have fallen for the old cliché. I am a huge fan of the view over Westminster Bridge. I mean who doesn't love a giant click. It tells the time….and well it is big. Big Ben to be exact.

The Uber vs Addison Lee War Gets Better

12/02/2015 08:22:00 AM

Being something of a tech nut myself I do enjoy the London landscape. I mean in South Africa when Uber arrived it was a god send, just because there was no alternative. In London however we are blessed with so many options. Black cabs, Gett, ...

London in the Autumn

11/17/2015 03:44:00 AM

There is something magical about this city no matter the season. Take time to explore this place, there is history and some awesome around every corner.

6 Reasons Why We all Need a Time Machine

11/12/2015 11:23:00 AM

These days we live in a world where there are just to many people, the world is to small and getting lost is easier than in the days without a compass. When our parents were young, let alone our grandparents, they lived in simpler times. Don't ...

As I watch my country burn...

10/29/2015 08:24:00 AM

It is hard to be away from a country that I love so much, it is even harder when you see the smoke starting to rise from what seems like an ever increasing normality, but what makes it harder still is when someone asks why I have not stayed ...

Win Tickets to the Rugby World Cup Final

09/22/2015 07:33:00 AM

As I walk the streets of London there are many things that catch my eye. Big Ben, Big Red Buses, the London Eye....and wait what was that that just drove past me. A South African flag just drove past me with a #RUGLEE on it?! With further i ...

Fly to Bestival in Helicopter

09/02/2015 06:03:00 AM

Londoners, UK dwellers or anyone who is this side of the world. Yesterday marked the first day of Autumn. Yip I know it is terrible news, but do not despair. There is one more Summer send off bash to get through. Bestival!!! What is more awesome ...

I Now Believe in Magic……..and One Direction

08/14/2015 05:19:00 AM

On Monday night I was lucky enough to climb over the fence and join in on the fun with Louis and the boys. Ok that is not true. I was lucky enough to be invited by the Addison Lee team to attend the Believe in Magic Ball. Believe in Magic Children's ...

And then they said we were going to the Jam Tree

07/16/2015 13:19:00 PM

Since London I have been exploring everything that it has to offer. From football games and museums to parks and pubs. It's the latter that I want to talk about here. I have gone to a number of evening/nightspots that have left an impression ...

First Superman and Batman and Now the Suicide Squad, DC Drops Another

07/13/2015 15:48:00 PM

I have just recovered from watching the New Trailer for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and now this. DC and Warner Brothers studios has released the Suicide Squad trailer for us. As some of you will know, Batman does make an appearance. ...

The New Trailer for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice looks Insane

07/11/2015 15:44:00 PM

Wow, just wow. The new trailer for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice just dropped at comic-con and it looks awesome. This is a movie I am really looking forward to. Great characters, great action and just great. Have I mentioned great enough. ...

Ever Wanted to be on Wipeout or Takeshi's Castle

07/03/2015 11:19:00 AM

I know I sure did. Nothing was better than watching those shows and thinking "that would be great" or "I could definitely do better than that". Well it seems that there is something on our doorsteps that allows us to do just that. It is called ...

Diving into Shoredich Street Art

06/30/2015 12:42:00 PM

You walk around any city and you will notice that there is graffiti or tags on a building or something or other. This is just the way of modern society. I have to admit that I have not always paid attention to it. Every now and then I would ...

Coldplay's Game of Thrones Musical is Fantastically Funny

06/08/2015 14:39:00 PM

If you are a fan of Game of Thrones (let's face it who isn't) then this is for you. If you have seen it already, well then you can just watch it again. Coldplay (who I am also a fan of) have come up with a

My Day at Wembley, Ey Man that was One Lekker Day

06/05/2015 11:52:00 AM

Yes I got to go to Wembley and watch the mighty Arsenal absolutely destroy Villa. Some said Villa just didn't show up, but to be fair to them. Arsenal were just so amazing. All the players clicked and it was fantastic to watch. If there is one ...

There's Nothing Innocent About How Devilishly Good they Taste

06/04/2015 16:13:00 PM

I have seen a lot of brands and tasted a lot of good things. But innocent is a combination of a great company/brand and taste. So often these "Luxury" or cool brands tend to exploit prices with their brand strength. But you know what, these ...

London Calling

06/04/2015 15:49:00 PM

So arriving in the city of London has been somewhat of an experience. First off arriving as an excited tourist is a completely different thing to someone arriving and looking for a job. I was lucky/unlucky to experience both of these roller ...

Pic of the Day - It's just like my Grandma

04/30/2015 21:18:00 PM

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Falqo – Feel Your Love, great track

01/27/2015 21:45:00 PM

Falqo – Feel Your LoveA great track for anyone looking to add a little vibe to their day. Has a bit of a Daft Punk feel to it. Have a listen below.

Travel is the best Journey - Pic of the Day

01/25/2015 23:11:00 PM

All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveler is unaware.

Indonesia Mount Bromo - Pic of the Day

01/13/2015 23:09:00 PM

Every day is a journey, and the journey itself is home.

It's the Things We've Done and Seen - Pic of the Day

01/12/2015 01:08:00 AM

No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow.

A Sunset is Never the Same - Pic of the Day

01/08/2015 22:51:00 PM

I always say that the times in my life when I've been happiest are the times when I've seen, like, a sunset.

Jeongseon South Korea - Pic of the Day

12/30/2014 21:03:00 PM

For once you have tasted flight you will walk the earth with your eyes turned skywards, for there you have been and there you will long to return. -

Livigno Italy - Pic of the Day

12/30/2014 01:33:00 AM

All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveler is unaware.

Lanikai Beach Hawaii - Pic of the Day

12/17/2014 18:48:00 PM

A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.

This Kid Nails What Korea is Like for its Students

12/17/2014 00:01:00 AM

I have been teaching in Korea and all I can say is that it is crazy. I don't mean Korea in general (well parts of it yes), but I mean the education system. The kids are pushed and pushed until, well they break. I teach kids from 3year olds to ...

To Travel

12/16/2014 22:57:00 PM

The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.

London in a day - INSTAGRAM

12/07/2014 23:01:00 PM

London in a day - INSTAGRAM from Lorenzo Antico on Vimeo.Here we have a cool stop motion film by Lorenzo Antico. He shows through the use of 1017 different Instagram pictures to create a day in London. I love creative stuff like this, and who ...

A Letter to My Father

10/27/2014 00:40:00 AM

Dear DadThank you for always being there for me. For being there while I grew up, for seeing all the important parts even though you were working so hard to make the life I have had possible. Thank you for being at every sport game I played. ...

A Letter to My Mother

10/27/2014 00:40:00 AM

Dear MomThank you for being there throughout my life. For being like a stay at home mom even though you worked everyday. Thank you for being a teacher so I could always have the get out of jail card if I was naughty. And thank you for being ...

The Things Left Unsaid

10/27/2014 00:30:00 AM

I recently watched a movie about a man who regretted everything he hadn't done in his life. One of the things that really stuck with me was, the things left unsaid. More specifically things that you should of or could of said to your parents ...

The GoPro Hero 4 is Here and it's Ad is Insane.

09/30/2014 02:21:00 AM

Not only did the 3plus come out recently (Thank goodness I didn't buy it) because now the 4 has been released. It is no wonder why the stock price continues to rise. Now at $87 more than double its opening value. But what is great is the ad. ...

Top 100, Don't Just Google and Goodbyes

09/04/2014 21:23:00 PM

To start it all off a lekker little bit of news is that I made the Top 100 in the Big Blogger Exchange. Whoooooo. It is really exciting stuff. Let's hope that I have some luck on my side.Back to it all. So this weekend saw something a little ...

Sirens, Air Raids and Panic

08/28/2014 21:32:00 PM

Working in South Korea, is a constant adventure. I mean when I first decided to come here, the first reaction from most people was.....but why do you want to live where Kim Jong is in charge. I smiled and replied, well first off, that is not ...

Old Spice Ice Bucket Challenge

08/24/2014 23:34:00 PM

The ALS Ice Bucket challenge is a great cause and is close to raising 40 million dollars. So anyone saying what's the point, well that is the point. Anyway. I have seen some great challenges, but for me this one takes the cake. The Old Spice ...

Watch all of these and you WILL Shed a Tear.

08/18/2014 22:37:00 PM

I don't claim to be a man who never sheds a tear and I never will. There are moments when you just feel the need to shed a few. Well after watching these three videos I had a good few rolling down the old cheeks. Does it still make me a real ...

Living in a World of Strangers.

08/18/2014 01:27:00 AM

I have touched on this in the past, but I have never really gotten deep. You know wet suit deep. So let's dive in....By definition a stranger means: a person whom one does not know or with whom one is not familiar. Or a person who does not know, ...

Thought for the Week: Strangers, Grass and Big City Life.

08/18/2014 00:20:00 AM

So as most people would agree. Traveling is great, of course it comes with its challenges but that is all part of the awesome adventure. You learn so many different things about yourself that you wonder who that stranger was you left behind ...

It's Friday! Let's Dance Around!

08/08/2014 00:45:00 AM

This has been one long week. I mean a week that I have not had in a while. As I write this it is 2:36 pm on a Friday afternoon and I am watching that clock on the wall. By clock on the wall I mean cell phone of course. Which I pull out my pocket ...

Becoming an Identity Thief

08/06/2014 22:33:00 PM

Photo stolen from Kate Atherstone

Thought for the Week: Seoul, Summer Camp and a Super Hero Killer

08/05/2014 00:39:00 AM

It's summer in Korea and what that means is heat....and lots of it. It also means rain and lots of it. It seems that is the recipe in South East Asia. You can't have the heat without the rain. Nothing like sweating in the rain. If it sounds ...

We Climbed a Volcano and it was Cold!!!

07/30/2014 20:08:00 PM

This article has been coming for a while. Mike "Saffa" as he calls himself - yes sometimes I question our friendship - has asked constantly where on earth this article was, well it is here now. We set off on another adventure and this time we ...

Interstellar Trailer Shows Us Something Awesome

07/30/2014 19:43:00 PM

Christopher Nolan, the man who brought us the Dark Knight trilogy and Inception, now brings us this beauty. Interstellar! It has an all star cast, including

Thought for the Week: Dancing, Palaces and a Heat Wave.

07/29/2014 22:47:00 PM

Ahh what a lekker selfie hey. That is us having a little cycle along the Han River in Seoul South Korea (find out more info here if you want to do it). This was the 3rd time I have done it and I tell you what, it never gets old. What it does ...

Who feels like Helping Me....Oh Why Thank You.

07/29/2014 21:44:00 PM

Last year I entered this competition and I tell you what I was dam close to winning. Well this year I am going to have another go. But I can't do it without your help. It's so easy and it will take you 1 minute. All you have to do is >>>> click ...

A Thought for the Week: Beaches, Botox and a Doctor Dilema

07/14/2014 21:47:00 PM

Another week has gone by and my mind is full of thoughts again. This past weekend saw me sitting on a bus for 6 hours as I went to the east coast of South Korea. A swim in the Pacific Ocean if you will. Then a little trip to the local moonwalk ...

Korea Burn Baby!

07/10/2014 21:21:00 PM

So this last weekend saw an awesome event hit the shores of Korea. Korea burn. It is the Asian equivalent of Burning Man that happens in Mericaaaaaa. If you don't know what that is, then I don't know where you have been hiding, but there is ...

A Thought for the Week #1

07/10/2014 00:42:00 AM

So I have decided I don't write enough me stuff on here. And after all I am pretty sure when I started this blog some 3 years ago I did it as a place I could put my thoughts. Nowadays all I or the other writers seem to do, is share promotional ...

Cyanide and Happiness the Triceratops

07/03/2014 02:44:00 AM

Cyanide and Happiness haha you kill me every time haha.

Grab a Chip and a Trip to Rio with Lays

06/27/2014 01:49:00 AM

Want to win a trip to Rio?......Yes Rio Brazil, yes where the World Cup is currently happening, Yes! that is awesome. Well here is my second question, do you like Lays?.......Of course you do, who doesn't? Well Lays are giving you that chance ...

Will Ferrell Crashes World Cup HQ in Brazil

06/27/2014 01:26:00 AM

With the USA meeting Germany in a Do or Die game, things were getting heated down in Brazil before the game. Who better to call up to your team, other than Will Ferrell. I especially like the part where he promises to bite all the German players. ...

Cyanide and Happiness - Crazy Weather

06/26/2014 21:43:00 PM

Cyanide and Happiness, what can be said about it that already has not been said. They crack me up every time.

FURY! - Now this looks like the Brad Pitt of Movies

06/26/2014 21:38:00 PM

This trailer is just plain awesome Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf, Logan Lerman etc etc. Not often do you watch a trailer and feel yourself jumping off of your seat. Well this is one. And with the one liners that Mr Pitt was dropping I pretty sure ...

World Cup Of Thrones

06/24/2014 20:46:00 PM

With the World Cup coming to the knock out stages and Game of Thrones off the air it's great to see this mash-up by one of our favourites Derick Watts and the Sunday Blues. Have a watch, have a laugh and just smile, I know we did when we watched ...

The World Cup - Game of Thrones Mashup

06/12/2014 19:40:00 PM

It's the World Cup and the world is already captured by its awesomeness. Another thing that has captured the world is Game of Thrones. So it seems fitting that there is this fantastic video. Take a look its just great. You know nothing Pirl ...

Coca-Cola: The Fair Play Machine

05/24/2014 19:48:00 PM

So a few days ago I showed you the new Pepsi Football vending machine, well this is a little bit older, but I figured I would let Coke get in on the action. The interactive vending machine is something very cool and I am sure with the World ...

Bronze Radio Return a Delicious Band

05/23/2014 19:38:00 PM

It's country meets rock and roll, it's Mumford and Sons meets Of Monsters and Men and it's Bronze Radio Return and it's delicious. These guys are semi well known, but still have that who are you really edge. I spent the morning listening to ...

The Will Ferrell Chad Smith Drum off on Fallon

05/23/2014 01:41:00 AM

This is one of the greatest and funniest things I have ever watched. If you haven't heard of it then I am not going to explain it to you. You can just Google it. But basically it all began on Reddit and the rivalry between Chad Smith from the ...

Playable Music Posters, WHAT!?! with Becks Beer

05/22/2014 20:25:00 PM

What is this madness!? Posters that you can actually press and stuff happens, that is cool. Becks latest beer campaign, "Turning Beer into Art" sees the the Record Label Project take to the streets. With these playable music posters, where they've ...

Cyanide and Happiness - the Wizard of Oz

05/22/2014 19:58:00 PM

Cyanide and Happiness crack me up every time, this is the Wizard of Ox journey, happy Friday everyone.

The Pepsi Football Vending Machine - Awesome

05/21/2014 19:33:00 PM

I have to admit I am a coke man myself and I have always thought their advertising to be ahead of their competitors. However I am a football nut and with the up and coming World Cup in less then a month, Pepsi have come out with this beauty. ...

John Newman, South Africa by the Fans

05/06/2014 19:36:00 PM

John Newman was in SA recently doing his silky thing and Virgin Mobile made something pretty cool. At the Joburg concert they got the fans to have a go, dress up and be all Newman like. I liked, the fans seemed to like it and I am sure you will ...

This is How you Market a Movie: New X-Men Nails it!

04/17/2014 01:22:00 AM

Now the hype is already huge for any Marvel movie. And it must be said that any X-Men movie is right up there with the most anticipated. The new Days of Future Past looks great. If you area

Ease those Monday Blues with this Deliciousness

04/13/2014 19:42:00 PM

Ahh the demons of the weekend are all around you as you arrive at work on Monday morning. But don't fear. Just one listen to this beauty will get you feeling right as rain again. Well maybe not depending on what you got up to. However this Axmod ...

It's Payday. Time to Eat some Nutella on Ribs

03/24/2014 21:49:00 PM

Derick Watts & the Sunday Blues

What the Irish think about the Americans!!!

03/19/2014 22:51:00 PM

TMZ recently had this to say about Jay Z and Beyonce being in Ireland. It is just brilliant...Why you ask? Well because it just shows how stupid some people really are. I had a great laugh watching these two videos so I recommend you do the ...

Move, Eat, Learn!

02/18/2014 19:38:00 PM

"3 guys, 44 days, 11 countries, 18 flights, 38 thousand miles, an exploding volcano, 2 cameras and almost a terabyte of footage... all to turn 3 ambitious linear concepts based on movement, learning and food ....into 3 beautiful and hopefully ...

Cyanide and Happiness - Death Sentence

02/13/2014 00:48:00 AM

These guys are too funny. They are always guaranteed to make me laugh,

Coca-Cola you Racist Bastards

02/06/2014 19:57:00 PM

So I know we have all seen this ad a few times (maybe more then a few) now, but I thought I would jump on the band wagon and throw my 2 cents in. This is not a bash at America per say, or Americans for that matter. I have American friends and ...

2042 & the White Minority

02/06/2014 18:52:00 PM

In 28 Years White People Will Become The 'Minority' In America. Whaaaaattttttt?!?! oh no this is terrible. What on Earth are Mericannnss going to do about it. Being born in South Africa and being white this has never been a problem for me. I ...

J&B Met Interviews with Derick Watts & The Sunday Blues - Fantastic

02/04/2014 20:46:00 PM

I mean what more is there to say about

Demons Cover by Boyce Avenue, it's Lekker

01/14/2014 21:20:00 PM

These guys are definitely my favourite cover band. I mean they just keep dropping nothing but the hits brother. Ok, but more to the point, they always make the song their own and add their very own unique spin. I mean Demons by Imagine Dragons ...

A Vine Compilation to Give you a Laugh

12/17/2013 01:31:00 AM

Vine is fast becoming one of my favourite apps. I am one for spending a lot of my time doing nothing, so this adds to that problem though. It also can't be helped because people keep uploading these great compilations onto YouTube. So here is ...

First Legal Betting App in SA

12/12/2013 22:54:00 PM

I do enjoy a good bet, and sports betting is my guilty pleasure. So I can not really express how thrilled I am. Sportingbet are my betting company of choice and I have been tweeting and asking why on earth there is no app that I could use to ...

YouTube Rewind: What Does 2013 Say?

12/12/2013 19:21:00 PM

So YouTube has come out with this mashup to show the year of 2013 in rewind. What does 2013 say? You know as in what does that annoying song say that still plays over and over again. Anyway I really enjoyed the video, great to see YouTube stars ...

Happy Holidays with Cyanide and Happiness

12/12/2013 19:18:00 PM

Cyanide and Happiness always bring a smile to my face. Happy holidays everyone.

Tuesday Humour oh yes Cyanide and Happiness

12/09/2013 23:26:00 PM

It's Cyanide and Happiness

Nelson Mandela What Words Can be Said?

12/05/2013 20:03:00 PM

Nelson Mandela is gone at the age of 95. What can be said about the great man that the millions of posts, news stories, tweets and shares haven't already said? What can be said about a man that healed a nation? What can be said about a man who ...

Humpday Hottie Oh its a Smoker

12/03/2013 22:27:00 PM

Volkswagen: The Automatic Skip Ad on YouTube

12/02/2013 20:58:00 PM

Volkswagen always seem to have license to do things differently, and with YouTube Pre-Rolls, they’ve created an ad that hits the ‘Skip Ad’ button for you, aiming to highlight that the new Beetle with DSG Tiptronic transmission doesn’t ...

Beijing China has Blue Skies....Who Knew?

12/01/2013 22:48:00 PM

So on my adventures I decided to add China to the list of countries I explore this year. So I thought a quick 5 days in Beijing and surrounding areas sounded great. So a few of the Just Kicking It

Monday Humour with Cyanide and Happiness

12/01/2013 19:04:00 PM

Another great weekend gone and we are faced with yet another boring work week. But there is no need to take drastic measures there are always things to make you laugh. Like these guys! They get me every time.