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Travel Writing

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 […]

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, […]