Active Travel

mosquito [longevity live]

Mosquito-free and eco-friendly places to lodge in whilst traveling don’t come around very often. For good reason too. Think about it. Anywhere that’s eco-friendly will likely be located somewhere in the bush. This generally means lots of insects, creepy crawlies and the dreaded mosquito. Whilst we encourage conscious living and

eating sunscreen [longevity live]

Eating sunscreen to protect yourself from those harsh UV rays is the new long-term solution. With summer now in sight, we’re all taking part in more outdoor activities and perhaps trying to catch a bit of a tan. Many recent studies have found that sunblock can contain hundreds of artificial

woman looking at airplanes at airport

Travel can be an exciting time with new places to see and new people to meet, but not if you suffer from travel anxiety. If you are one of the 40 million Americans that suffer from anxiety disorders, travel might seem like one of the most frightening things you could

empowerment | Longevity Live

A boost of good old healthy confidence is something we can all use from time to time, whether it is when we need to be our best during an important presentation, or simply to achieve our daily goals and continue to do so. On the flip side, when we don’t

If Africa is not for sissies, then the Absa Cape Epic is probably the mountain bike race that best embodies this trait. It’s all about a tough route and tough riders – after all, it is the world’s premier mountain bike race. This year, it was held from 17 –

floating calmly [longevity live]

Floating calmly on or in water sounds like a strange thing to do regularly. I know what it’s like to be completely consumed by stress, anxiety, depression, and noise triggered by the world around us. It’s tough out there and as we get older we realize how valuable those silent

fitness regime | Longevity LIVE

Take a deep breath, Lorraine tells herself quietly; it will all be fine. She exhales slowly and moves through the revolving doors of the gym, swipes her brand-new gym card and smiles nervously at the receptionist. Descending the steps, she tries to remember whether it is better to use heavy

On a cold and cloudy Friday morning in August, we were whisked away from Joburg’s grey, smog-covered skies and neatly deposited in a previously-hidden world near Franschhoek. Here, wellness, healthy living and holistic medicine rules the day, and this is how we spent our weekend. Yes, this was real life.

finally found [longevity live]

Finally found the pot of gold I’ve been looking for! Okay, jokes aside. Even though I am Irish, there really is an amazing place north of Malindi, Kenya, called ‘The Golden Beach.’ I didn’t believe it either until I stepped foot onto the beach sand. It literally glitters gold. Or

unexplored african [longevity live]

Unexplored African cuisine is hitting the world’s food industry and unveiling an array of new spices, flavors and cooking methods. Those who have experienced the food of South, East, West and North Africa know how diverse it can be. African cuisine will rank close to first place on the food