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Travel Writing

Our visit to Istanbul and stay at Shangri-La Bosphorus

Our visit to Istanbul and stay at Shangri-La Bosphorus

Read about our visit to the stellar Shangri-La Bosphorus hotel in Istanbul which is in the April issue of SLOW – the magazine for extremely busy people – available in SLOW lounges and on British Airways flights in South Africa. Click here to read it […]

The Pierre, New York, featured in Sawubona Magazine, March 2019

The Pierre, New York, featured in Sawubona Magazine, March 2019

In the first of a series about iconic hotels around the world, I write about The Pierre, New York in the March 2019 issue of Sawubona Magazine.

One&Only Cape Town

One&Only Cape Town

There are many great reasons to book in to the One&Only Cape Town but one stands above them all. Read about our experience.    

Book into a farm cottage for a getaway that brings you nearer to nature.

Book into a farm cottage for a getaway that brings you nearer to nature.

As first published on BizCommunity.com. By BRIAN BERKMAN Agri tourism or farm stays is a growing hospitality sector and the reasons why are clear: better bang for the Buck and an opportunity to be nearer to nature. A stay on a working farm is also […]

When Growers Want To Go Cruising

When Growers Want To Go Cruising

By BRIAN BERKMAN If it is relaxation you are after –  and who isn’t – then a cruise vacation is very hard to beat. Unpack  just once and be transported from one glam stop to the next. Then there’s the food! Even on the most […]

Exploring the historic winelands of Constantia’s greenbelt.

Exploring the historic winelands of Constantia’s greenbelt.

As first published on UK site, TripReporter. Click here to read it there. Exploring the historic winelands of Constantia’s greenbelt. Wine has been produced in the Constantia area of South Africa’s Western Cape since the late 1600s  and Constantia Wine or Vin d Constance, still […]