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 […]

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.    

Brian’s Banting Kitchen Pop-Ups.

Brian’s Banting Kitchen Pop-Ups.

Well known Cape Town public relations consultant and journalist Brian Berkman successfully shed the heft which caused his Type 2 Diabetes and transformed himself from a sedentary heavyweight to someone who is fit and enjoys an active lifestyle. Brian attributes his massive weight loss and […]

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 […]