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Marataba safari lodge

Marataba Safari Lodge – review

My stay at the Marataba Safari Lodge was so many months ago, but sometimes it feels like a few weeks ago. Often it feels like a dream. As someone who had only ever seen animals at the zoo and had never been camping, the…

April 28, 2017
kilic ali pasa hamam

A Turkish Hamam Decoded

Last year when I went to Turkey I knew I had to go to Hamam. I just had to. I knew it was a public bath, very popular in early Turkey but that was pretty much it. While in Turkey, I had a chance…

November 7, 2016
roots forum homini

The Ultimate Foodie Experience in pictures.

I stayed at the Forum Homini last year in August and I won’t forget it. The room alone was magnificent, but when I spoke about it before I didn’t quite mention just how great the food was. Included in our rate was the five…

November 1, 2016
high tea at four seasons the westcliff

Three places to eat in Johannesburg

I didn’t intend for it to work out this way, but it turns out this list could be construed as breakfast, lunch and dinner or a one-day-in-jhb list. You would be grossly stuffed,  but you will have enjoyed it. Also, Parkhurst, Illovo and Westcliff…

October 25, 2016
best beauty tool fo rtravel clarisonic foreao luna

Travel Tip: The beauty tool to take with

There are two beauty tools that stand out above the crowd. The Clarisonic pioneered this ‘revolution’ and inspired many copy cats. It still stands its’ ground when compared to almost any other tool. The Foreo Luna tool the idea of a cleansing brush and…

October 18, 2016
Zanaibar beach tanzania africa

What you need to know if you want to visit Zanzibar

Zanzibar is an archipelago off the coast of Tanzania on the East Coast of Africa. Zanzibar  usually refers to two major islands, the largest, Unguja and Pemba which is north of Unguja. The capital, Zanzibar City is on Unguja and all my future content…

October 11, 2016