My Blog

  • Steynshoop Mountain Lodge

    A country house breakaway just an hour from Joburg
  • Say hello to the Seychelles

    Start saving up now, because once we can start travelling again, it’s worth jetting off to these glorious Indian Ocean islands.
  • Seven Villa Hotel & Spa

    Sculptures, a jacuzzi on the patio and subime desserts

    My Octopus Teacher

    This Oscar-winning documentary will have you mesmerised with its 'love story' filmed in the Atlantic kelp forest near Simon’s Town
  • And....breathe!

    Oxygen is the element that keeps us all alive. So isn’t it ridiculous that we’ve forgotten how to breathe?
  • Pure pleasure from Poland

    An ancient heritage of crafting fiery spirits and liqueurs is winning awards for a Johannesburg family
  • Pass Over

    A powerful play opens at The Market Theatre to mark Black History Month
  • Burned-out city slickers find peace in Rosendal

    A little Free State town is proving a big hit with people craving a slower pace - for a weekend, or for a lifetime.
  • Six years with Al Qaeda

    A book review of the incredible and well told story of Al Qaeda hostage Stephen McGown
  • World-class luxury adapts to local pockets

    The gorgeous Villa iZulu in KwaZulu Natal is a four-times world-beating safari lodge - so rustle up your 9 best friends and go!
  • Rose

    This powerful one-woman play will hold you spellbound
  • Coping with a midlife crisis

    The Covid crisis has inflicted emotional, financial and career catastrophes on more people than ever, exacerbating the mid-life crisis that many people were already suffering.