Category Archives: Blogging

One year of Jozi

A year ago Raquel and I were driving from my hometown with both our cars filled to the brim with the little possessions we had to start our new life in Joburg. I think under normal circumstances we might have … Continue reading

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The longest commute with the nicest views – Instagramming a drive to Lephalale

Our construction site is a mere 370 Km from Joburg which means a site visit is an entire day event that starts at around 5am and ends at around 6pm. Usually I do the drive with or accompany a colleague … Continue reading

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Travelling Tonito’s Adventures turns 4!

It seems hard to believe, but today this blog has been online for four years now. I look back at when I started this blog and always find it funny that the ‘desire’ to start was borne out of laziness; … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day!

Today is Mother’s Day in South Africa and once again I can’t celebrate it with my mom, as I have not been in South Africa for Mother’s Day over the last couple of years, however this time, I’m in South … Continue reading

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How 2012 changed our lives!

When Raquel and I started dating and things became more serious, we said that 2012 would be a pivotal year for us; a year in which a few decisions about our life would be made.

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

It has been quite a while since I’ve blogged a while about how things are currently in our lives, but I wanted to get the honeymoon posts finish before the end of the year, which fortunately I finished this week. … Continue reading

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Your Tonito needs you again!

Hi Everyone! I’m up for the South African Blog Awards again this year and need your help to win. All you need to do is click on the image below, which will take you to the voting link and put in … Continue reading

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Your Tonito needs you (PLEASE!!)!

Dear Readers! I need some help from you… I entered a post of mine (click here) into a competition and need your help to win a really nice Macbook Air to replace my 4 year old second hand Macbook. Please … Continue reading

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This message is brought to you by Travelling Tonito

After seven weeks of honeymooning, Raquel and I are in London to prepare for our move to South Africa which basically means packing the few possessions we have and meeting up with friends and family for final goodbyes before our … Continue reading

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Dude, that festa was lekker!* – A polyglot’s entry to the Inspire Language Learning Blogger Competition

UPDATE: If you have stumbled onto this post, please click the like button at the end of it! 🙂 Thank you!   *This is a normal phrase you will hear from Portuguese immigrant’s children in South Africa which means “Dude, … Continue reading

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The good, the great and the awesome things about blogs – Short version

I’ve wanted to write a decent follow post to this one on blogging for a while now, but since January I’ve been slightly busy blogging about travelling, weddings, moving to another arse of the world, massive life changes and random … Continue reading

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Helloooo… Is it me you are looking for?!

A couple of weeks ago 2Summers shared this link on her Facebook page which had me in stiches. The post was all about Search Engine Terms used to find the authors blog. Now for those of you who are don’t … Continue reading

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Thank you for the musi… Wait! I mean the views!

I once read a post by a expat blogger in South Africa, Story of Bing, that made smile a little as she said something that I guess a lot of bloggers would not say openly. When she asked herself why … Continue reading

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