Things in Airports

Here’s a budget rule: Do not buy things in airports. Unless it is 100% essential for survival. (Gifts for mother in laws etc do fall under this category). A couple of things: Duty Free: There is something about a duty free stores that makes normal, rational human beings turn into rabid over consumers, buying everything in […]

Fly To the United States of America

International flights are just expensive, there is no getting round it, but especially so from South Africa. It really helps if you have parents who are willing to pay for you flight, but it’s probably not as satisfying as having paid for your flight yourself. Either way, at least $1000 will get you: a flight […]