Your 5 Star Guide To Amazing Travel Experiences

“The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page”. This quote literally defines my passion for travel and everything it has given me; some of the most fulfilling experiences of my life.

My wanderlust spirit has turned into a bucket full of experiences and joys that I’d like to share with you, for you to see and enjoy all the wonders the world has to offer. 

Welcome to CHICA Travel with Lelo, my exciting home of travel. 

This platform aims to provide fellow travellers and the curious, with all the insights and tools you’ll need as you go on your thrilling escapades around the world.

Are you a curious and adventurous soul? Do you get itchy feet from staying in one place for long? Are you looking for new places to explore? Are you interested in popular or off-the-beaten-path destinations? Are you so consumed with wanderlust that you can’t wait to go on your next adventure? Are you overwhelmed by all the info online, and looking to find more relatable guides from fellow travellers? And, do you perhaps wonder if all these trips won’t break your bank account? Then this place is for you.

Join me, Lelo Boyana, on this journey to find answers to all your travel questions and more. Through CHICA Travel, I chat to fellow globetrotters and industry experts who excitedly share their tips and tricks on everything travel. With in-depth discussions on must-see destinations, how to curate your itinerary, budgeting for travel and everything you need to turn your trips into amazing experiences and memories to last a lifetime; CHICA Travel is your ultimate go-to hub for all things travel.

Have you been bitten by the travel bug yet? Can you already picture those breath-taking sceneries and salivate over new dishes that tickle all the taste buds? I certainly hope so – bon voyage

Latest Podcast Episodes

Eps. 47 My Cape Solocation & Listener Questions

Eps. 47 My Cape Solocation & Listener Questions

In this episode, I’m on the other side of the microphone and answer listener questions about my recent trip to the Western Cape, facilitated by my friend & fellow travel lover Lerato Moja (@lahvee) . Lerato and I chat about the places I visited, how I chose them,...

Eps 46. Adventure Travels Around The World With Johan and Jana

Eps 46. Adventure Travels Around The World With Johan and Jana

This week on the show I am chatting to Cape Town based couple Johan (@a.whale.away) and Jana who share all about their travel adventures. Johan and Jana are budget travelers who went on an 18-month long honeymoon around the world and also spent 3 weeks cycling through...

Eps 45. Traveling to Japan with Lalla Hirayama

Eps 45. Traveling to Japan with Lalla Hirayama

This week I am in conversation with Lalla Hirayama about her mother’s homeland, Japan. Lalla was born in Hiratsuka, Kanagawa-Ken, Japan and moved to South Africa when she was 6 years old. At 13 she moved back to Japan but later returned to SA at 16. In this chat,...

Eps. 47 My Cape Solocation & Listener Questions

Eps. 47 My Cape Solocation & Listener Questions

In this episode, I’m on the other side of the microphone and answer listener questions about my recent trip to the Western Cape, facilitated by my friend & fellow travel lover Lerato Moja (@lahvee) . Lerato and I chat about the places I visited, how I chose them,...

Eps 46. Adventure Travels Around The World With Johan and Jana

Eps 46. Adventure Travels Around The World With Johan and Jana

This week on the show I am chatting to Cape Town based couple Johan (@a.whale.away) and Jana who share all about their travel adventures. Johan and Jana are budget travelers who went on an 18-month long honeymoon around the world and also spent 3 weeks cycling through...

Eps 45. Traveling to Japan with Lalla Hirayama

Eps 45. Traveling to Japan with Lalla Hirayama

This week I am in conversation with Lalla Hirayama about her mother’s homeland, Japan. Lalla was born in Hiratsuka, Kanagawa-Ken, Japan and moved to South Africa when she was 6 years old. At 13 she moved back to Japan but later returned to SA at 16. In this chat,...

Eps 44. Lerato Bambo on Living in Bali

Eps 44. Lerato Bambo on Living in Bali

This week I am joined by Lerato Bambo (@leratolb) who has been working as a digital nomad for over 5 years, having lived in 4 different continents. Lerato runs a blog called lifefromabag.com and in there she shares everything you need to know about leaving south...