My family and I love a beach outing, but are often put off by the hordes of people who, like us, flock to Cape Town’s beautiful beaches when the weather allows. After 6 years of living in the city, we have our favourite public beaches: Clifton 4th, Camps Bay and Fish Hoek beach – all … Continue Reading

I was lucky enough to end this year’s press events with a really special trip to Grootbos, one of my absolute favourite places in the world. I’ve blogged about Grootbos before (here), but to recap, Grootbos is a private five star eco nature reserve that’s just a two-hour drive from Cape Town. It boasts an … Continue Reading

Is it possible to fall in love with a country you’ve never actually visited? Oh, yes! Greece has always intrigued me; tiny villages, rocky outcrops, Mediterranean blue water and sunshine. And then there’s the food. Three months ago I got to go on my dream vay-cay. But, there was a catch; I had to “do” … Continue Reading

Holidays should be mandatory. I hadn’t taken leave in ages, so it was with huge relief that I sunk my weary body (and overloaded brain) into a Turkish Airways seat and jetted off to Istanbul this past May. I wasn’t destined for the capital however; I was on my way to meet a girlfriend on … Continue Reading

I was lucky enough to spend the Easter Weekend with my family and friends on the beautiful Breede River. It was our first time, and I was blown away by just how peaceful and serene life is there. Our days were spent eating (a lot), sleeping, sunbathing and mucking about on the river doing water … Continue Reading

Pic Source Given that so many of us travel around the country for business, I though a post on what to pack for a short trip would be in order. Personally, It feels like I spend half my life travelling back and forth to Cape Town (occasionally Durban) and Johannesburg for launches. Almost monthly, (sometimes … Continue Reading