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Tag: Brian Berkman

Seaside Wanderings

Seaside Wanderings

Published in the December 2017 issue of RoadTrip Magazine.   Note two things: Open your windows for that unique sea-mixed-with-seaweed-mixed-with-sand smell and slow down, especially if you are in a Mini One, as we were, which seems to consider speed-limits a taunt. Before you know […]

At the very top of the top

At the very top of the top

First published in Explore South Africa magazine   By BRIAN BERKMAN   People select hotels for all sorts of reasons, location, amenities and, of course, cost. When cost is not part of the equation there is a narrow slice of properties that stand head and […]

Sun City gets a major upgrade

Sun City gets a major upgrade

First published in Explore South Africa magazine.   For more than 38 years Sun City, that magical and once forbidden world created in one of just two alkaline craters on the globe, has been the go-to place for South Africans wanting escape from the humdrum […]

Royal Malewane bush luxury at the very top of the food chain

Royal Malewane bush luxury at the very top of the food chain

As first published in Explore South Africa magazine.   For those among us who only fly First or Business and are able to select from the best travel opportunities the globe offers as well as those who live frugally and save towards a trip of […]

Seduced by a higher level of grace

Click here to read the on-line version as published in Business Day newspaper.   By BRIAN BERKMAN The Chao Phraya snakes through Bangkok like an arterial vein bringing sustenance to the city. Any doubt that this is the river of kings is pressed from the […]

My article in Business Day about new elite travel agency

Franschhoek’s Susan Huxter helped put that town on the map and now, with her new Cartology Travel business, is mapping the globe. Read the interview I wrote for Business Day newspaper, here.