altrincham living & travel

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Guest House – Student Accommodation – For Sale

My parents are selling this property in quiet, leafy, Clydesdale, Pretoria.  It is currently a guest house and very well positioned. PROPERTY DETAILS 2 minute walk to Loftus rugby ground 1 km from UP (University of Pretoria) Close to new… Continue Reading →

My journey to TheRoomLink

I was having a think over my breakfast this morning and was looking back over the past year.  This got me thinking about my journey to TheRoomLink thus far. One of my former bosses (and now business coach) taught me:  “When… Continue Reading →

TheRoomLink – final lap before launch!

TheRoomLink has come a long way and we have put many hours into developing a product which I believe will transform Student Accommodation in South Africa.   I feel for South African students who really struggle to battle to find good… Continue Reading →

TheRoomLink – Room for rent – South Africa

As you know, I am currently in South Africa to work on an exciting new project.  TheRoomLink will launch early 2014 and we are working hard to ensure that everything is ready for when we go live. In case you’re wondering,… Continue Reading →

South Africa – good value for money

South Africa is currently very good value for money for tourists.  And made cheaper yet because of the current favourable exchange rate.  Last time I looked, you got R15 for each £1 (or about R10 for each US$1).All the things… Continue Reading →

From Altrincham to Africa

We are embarking on a new challenge – going to South Africa for 4-5 months to build a website (The Room Link).  Although I will up updating you on our progress on the professional front, I do think I need… Continue Reading →

The Room Link is our future

Our lives are about to take another interesting turn on ‘Project web’, as I have just returned from a whistle-stop trip to South Africa where I met a number of prospective suppliers for our ambitious new website project.  We are… Continue Reading →

Web Application Development – ‘Project web’ update

For those who know me, you might be aware that I have been working on ‘Project web’ (a web application development project) for a few months now.  The whole process has been somewhat of a roller-coaster ride thus far, and… Continue Reading →

The CV Link, Altrincham and Pretoria

The CV Link was born last week.  I have been providing CV tips on how to write a good CV, combined with examples of a good CV and interview tips to friends and family for years.  Finally this year, I… Continue Reading →

Central Portugal – interesting facts

We recently spent 2 weeks in Penela, near Coimbra.  For those who still don’t know where that might be:  take the west coast of Portugal.  Measure half way between Lisbon and Porto, go inland half and hour, and you’ll get… Continue Reading →

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