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Winner 2 Night Experience at Shamwari Game Reserve
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CONGRATULATIONS to Jonathan Van Blerk of South Africa who has won a 2 night midweek experience at the the Shamwari Game Reserve. Includes two midweek nights (Monday to Thursday) accom­mod­a­tion for 2 per­sons shar­ing includ­ing breakfast daily; lunch daily; ...
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Enjoy the view at Tanamera Lodge in Hazyview
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Head into the forest and find yourself at the 4-star graded Tanamera Lodge set on the slopes of the malaria-free Sabie River Valley. Enjoy breathtaking scenery on the Lowveld in comfortable, beautiful accommodation in Hazyview. You have the perfect base to exp...
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Jersey Boys – What a Jol!

I am a self proclaimed musical nut. I love all things theatre, but musicals are my favourite. My dvd and music collection will affirm this should you have any doubt. When I heard that Jersey Boys was coming to Cape Town I was ready and  gathered the troops and...
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Put Your Feet Up at Mogalakwena River Lodge in Alldays
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If you're looking for something a little different why not book yourself a few nights at the Mogalakwena River Lodge in Alldays, Limpopo. Mogalagkwena meaning 'fierce crocodile' is made up of the River Lodge, a craft art village, Artist's Retreat and a researc...
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Relax to the Max at Aquamarine Guest House in Mossel Bay
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With winter setting in don't you think it's a good time to start planning your summer holidays. Wouldn't you love to spend a lazy afternoon by the pool overlooking a magnificent view? Why not book the family a treat at the exclusive 5 bedroom Aquamarine Guest ...
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We Visit The Penguins at Stony Point in Bettys Bay
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For years I have not understood all of the excitement about penguins, we have had plenty of overseas guests stay with us over the years and even one lady who could only talk about going to see the penguins. I never understood the big deal … until now. After...
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The Oh So Sweet Berries Holiday Houses in Sea Point
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Isn't it time you took a break? Book a holiday and enjoy some time off? The Sweet Berries Holidays Houses offer you gorgeous accommodation in Sea Point in newly renovated Victorian houses in the heart of Cape Town. The location is ideal and you're within ea...
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A Walk Through Hermanus

A Walk Through Hermanus
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Our weekend in Hermanus on the popular Cape Whale Coast was mostly spent indoors thanks to the wonderfully stormy winter weather. Luckily on the Saturday morning we had a break in the weather and decided to brave the outdoors and go for a stroll. Leaving th...
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The Whale Coast Hotel in Hermanus – a review
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My mom organised a weekend away for the family in Hermanus. You need to bear in mind that this is something we have never done, so we were all rather excited. My sister had a last minute trip to London so it would only be the three of us, but we were excited. ...
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Winner 2 Night Experience at Sanbona Wildlife Reserve
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CONGRATULATIONS to Sonja Strauss of South Africa who has won a 2 night experience at the 5-star graded Sanbona Wildlife Reserve. Includes two midweek nights (Monday to Thursday) accommodation for two adults sharing; breakfast on both mornings; lunch in the aft...
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Burgers at The Dogs Bollocks

Burgers at The Dogs Bollocks
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I have been hearing about The Dogs Bollocks for ages and have just not managed to get there, the other day this all changed. A little bit of background, if you haven't yet heard of The Dogs Bollocks then listen up. This is a little burger joint that is found d...
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Win a 2 Night Experience at Shamwari Game Reserve (Closed)
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WIN a 2-night stay at the Shamwari Game Reserve, which you'll find halfway between Grahamstown and Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape, South Africa.  The reserve offers the ultimate African adventure and conservation effort with responsible tourism. The res...
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Wine Tasting in Breedekloof

Wine Tasting in Breedekloof
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An old school friend is a doctor and her and her hubby live and work in Worcester. My school friends and I have been threatening to visit for ages and eventually we got all our schedules to coincide for a weekend away. Debs had arranged a full day for the Satu...
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Getting my Mexican on in Mowbray at Fat Cactus – a review
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On the busy Durban Road of Mowbray, somewhat secluded behind trellis work and bright lights, is the Mexican Mecca of the Fat Cactus. We arranged a dinner there, all at the last moment. Fortunately, Bon Jovi was playing live in Cape Town, so the restaurants wer...
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