Public Relations Consultant & Travel Contributing Editor

Recent articles

Pringle Bay to travel to and stay.

My love affair with Pringle Bay has grown the longer I’ve lived here but I rarely have the opportunity to write about it. If you have the time to pour yourself something delicious to drink or, better yet, put on your bathing suit, please join […]

Join us on our trip around The Cape Horn

Grab a copy of SLOW issue 42 next time you’re in the British Airways lounge and join me on our trip around The Cape Horn or click this link to read online: http://bit.ly/2sx8dD8

Having a story to tell helps your commodity become a brand

Having a story to tell helps your commodity become a brand

UK Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board chief strategy officer Tom Hind told the recent Oxford Farming Conference that a growth opportunity exists for British producers who can talk about their food in a way which appeals to consumers. This is equally true for South African growers […]

Fully realised cuisine on offer at Forage

Fully realised cuisine on offer at Forage

First published on TripReporter.co.uk. Click here to read it there.   By BRIAN BERKMAN   From concept to execution, Forage restaurant at Wildekrans Estate in Botriver delivers a fine-dining experience that is the fully-realised vision of chef patron Gregory Henderson and his team. Nothing is […]

New Silo Complex brings sustainable design and best-of-breed hospitality to harbour.

New Silo Complex brings sustainable design and best-of-breed hospitality to harbour.

By BRIAN BERKMAN As first published in Explore South Africa magazine. Available beds in the greater Victoria & Alfred Waterfront have been given a further boost with the launch last year of two new hotels in the recently developed Silo District. With corporate clients such […]

Yoga retreats part of the marketing offering for The Fine Collection.

Yoga retreats part of the marketing offering for The Fine Collection.

The Fine Collection is a sales and marketing company that represents hotels and lodges in South Africa/Namibia/Botswana and Zambia. They recently partnered with Chloe Yoga, a yoga education and empowerment platform that provides people from all walks of life with easy and accessible tools to introduce […]

Where growers want to go.

Where growers want to go.

As first published in Agri-Kultuur magazine.   With the Pome harvest in the bag by May, most South African apple and pear growers use the down time of June and July to take a break. BRIAN BERKMAN, agricultural PR specialist who helped launched Ceres-grown Witlof […]

Ponant je t’aime

Ponant je t’aime

As first published in SLOW Magazine, July 2018 issue. Click here to view the article in the magazine.   By BRIAN BERKMAN Think nautical stripe and you’re thinking French Navy in general and Breton in particular. There should be 21, blue and white horizontal stripes […]

Icon of Cape Town hospitality

Icon of Cape Town hospitality

As first published on TripReporter.co.uk. Click here to read:   By BRIAN BERKMAN Like any grande dame, nips and tucks over the years have substantially altered this 198-key luxury hotel but the 119 year-old Cape Town, South African institution, the pink-hued Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, […]