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We recently purchased a Honda ACE 125 motorcycle, to be used for rider training at MasterBiker. Of course, being the motorcycle enthusiast, I was nominated to collect the bike from the Honda dealer and ride it back to our office. This is a journey of 56km.   To put it mildly, I was a bit […]

On the right side of exchange rates

One of the greatest challenges faced by South African travellers is the unfavourable exchange rate. A coffee in the UK can cost you over R50 if you are lucky. Yet, there are many gems across the world where we have a favourable exchange rate. Visit one of these destinations to be on the right side […]

What the law says…

Do we have to wear seatbelts if our own lives are at risk?   Yes. In terms of Regulation 213(4) of National Road Traffic Regulations, 17 March 2000,No adult shall occupy a seat in a motor vehicle operated on a public road which is fitted with seatbelts unless such person wears such seatbelt: Provided that […]

Keep your eyes peeled for motorcyclists

In the United States, May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. This is a time when law enforcement agencies and safety advocates team up to remind drivers that the warmer weather means more motorcyclists are hitting the road. True, it is getting colder here in South Africa, but that does not deter the use of motor […]