Travel / 26.02.2019

Travel bug aside - we continue to be amazed at the incredible beauty and luxury that exists around our African continent and continuing to explore it will certainly be on our travel list for the next few years. We recently visited the picturesque Sarova Whitesands in Kenya, which is located just North of Mombasa, and Sarova Hotels continue to astound us with their luxury and fine attention to detail that every hotel and resort is well known for. The Sarova Stanley hotel is one of the few five star rated...

Lifestyle / 13.02.2019

Yup, you got it - granny quilts are making a come back and to be honest, we are quite thrilled by this news. Not that we are grannified by any means - but thinking of winter all cosy under a quilt on the couch watching series sounds just heavenly! Quilting is an age old craft and tradition and dates back many centuries when this art form was a main way for our ancestors to keep warm during the harsh Jozi winters, and before home insulation was a thing...

Features, Food & Drink / 12.02.2019

The perfectly refreshing drink for summer - and with it's pink tinge - also perfect for Valentine's Day beverages, has to be without a doubt Malfy Gin Rosa. As the name hints, this gin is a delightful pink colour and comes in a beautifully frosted bottle decorated with traditional Italian glass painting techniques, with the liquid within bearing testament to the centuries of experience and heritage behind the Vergnano family and the traditional pot stills used to produce it. Malfy Gin Rosa expertly combines classic Southern Italian citrus, pink grapefruit...

Events, Features / 29.11.2018

It's so close we can taste it - yeah, December holidays, and the festive season chill, feasts, family and great summer weather that comes with it. If you are looking for something different to do this year, why not check out what the team at Sun City have on offer, and make your Christmas a memorable one. Everything from a giant Christmas tree and colourful lights lining the gardens and pathways, to an evening of harmonic carols and a lavish banquet, the experience of Christmas at Sun City is...

Features, Lifestyle / 06.11.2018

Travelling for the holidays, business or pleasure? Thule has you covered with a line of luggage and carry-ons that are worth bagging! Safety, comfort, durability, quality and versatility are all qualities you look for in luggage, whether you’re travelling for business or pleasure. Fortunately Thule has a range of carry-on and checked luggage options, as well as a stylish new toiletry bag so that you’re totally sorted. Whether you are travelling for business or pleasure, you can always arrive in style with Thule's gorgeous line of luggage and carry on...

Lifestyle / 26.09.2018

If you are looking to create a bit of a mood or lighting difference to your home or work space - then do make sure to check out Streamlight's brand new multi-branded collection, ironically called 'Dark'. Dark introduces a warm and friendly glow of elegance, modernism or artistic creation into your workplace or living space. Streamlight have specialised in the art of illumination over the last 2 decades, and also provide expert guidance for you to achieve your dream aesthetic. They also specialise in lighting layout designs and supplies exclusive,...

Food & Drink / 17.09.2018

Your excuse to rev up the romance is here - why not book a table for two at The Da Vinci for Thursday night and spoil your better half to a superb meal created by Chef Sylvester Nair and his team at The Maximillien Restaurant. This one is a great deal - affordable, and in one of our favourite restaurants in Sandton - what's not to love? Situated in Legacy Corner Mall, guests at the restaurant get to enjoy a New York style vibe with impeccably prepared bistro fare...

Travel / 04.07.2018

Thanks to the team at Travelstart, who gave us some rather cool insider info about travel trends and popular spots around the world and South Africa. We find it intriguing as to where people love to travel to, and why. Their analysis was done between January 2017 and June 2018 and used over 800 000 bookings to show the most popular air routes, and declining and breakout destinations. South African's Top 5 International Destinations 2018 1. Harare (Zimbabwe) 2. London (UK) 3. Windhoek (Namibia) 4. Mauritius 5. New York City (U.S.A.) Harare’s breakout growth this year,...

Travel / 29.06.2018

Whether you’re looking to go on a fishing trip with friends, family or your significant other, you don’t have to say goodbye to a little bit of luxury just because your fishing rod is your best friend. From the bush to a houseboat, there’s a fishing trip just waiting for you. Here’s a round-up of some of South African’s finest fishing holidays. Shayamanzi Luxury Houseboats - Pongola, Northern KwaZulu-Natal There’s a good chance the idea of spending your days relaxing on a houseboat has at least crossed your mind, and...