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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 […]

A perfect balance at Rhulani

A perfect balance at Rhulani

As published in Explore South Africa magazine. Rhulani Safari Lodge, in the Madikwe Game Reserve in South Africa’s North West Province, bordering Botswana, takes full advantage of the areas grassland, forest and rocky Tshwene Tshwene hills where elephants, lions, leopards, rhinos, and, famously, wild dogs […]

Road Trip through Ceres.

Road Trip through Ceres.

First published in Road Trip Magazine. April 2018. Click here to see the original. Although a 1950-something Renault 4 CV was the first family runaround, it was only until the 1973 arrival of Valerie that my father had a car he was so proud of he […]

Madeira Meandering in a Mercedes.

Madeira Meandering in a Mercedes.

First published in Road Trip Magazine, March 2018. I opted to handle the narrow twists and turns of Madeira from the comfort of a Mercedes Vita Six with João Gomes in the driving seat. Driving on the right hand side of the road is enough […]

Sensually stylish yet comfortable Joburg for your whole family with cuisine to match.

Sensually stylish yet comfortable Joburg for your whole family with cuisine to match.

  As first published on BizCommunity.com on March 6, 2018. When your chef has Live To Cook tattooed down his forearm, the expectation of something delicious to eat is already set. Add to that reports that he worked in starred restaurants in Europe and at […]

Madikwe’s hills and plains

Madikwe’s hills and plains

As first published on BizCommunity.com on March 5, 2018. Dead Leadwood trees stretch from the ground as an arthritic wrist might claw for the sky.  Particularly during the dry months, these sculptural forms give the 75, 000 hectare Madikwe Private Game Reserve a haunting quality. […]

Relaxed vacationing in Plett.

Relaxed vacationing in Plett.

First published on BizCommunity.com here. Aside from being green year-round, the Garden Route delivers a milder climate any time of the year and Plettenberg Bay or just Plett as locals know it has some of the best swimming beaches around. The Plettenberg Hotel The Plettenberg […]