Category Archives: Accommodation

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Constance Belle Mare Plage or the art of perfection

  While finding any type of accommodation on the Internet these days is just a matter of a few clicks – finding one that will satisfy all your needs and embody the well-earned holiday you have been dreaming of is another thing There are very few resorts that can pride themselves in being able to […]

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The Wildest of Botswana

Who has never wanted to play explorers, to cut all ties from daily routine to relax for a week in the middle of wild Africa? My partner and I, real nature-lovers, decided to live this authentic experience! We went to the Explorers Camp Selinda, in Botswana, which is probably the wildest camp in southern Africa. […]

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Tutwa Desert Lodge

It is in the northwest of South Africa, on the border of Namibia, in the middle of wide open spaces and spectacular scenery where you will find your oasis of calm and freshness: the Tutwa Desert Lodge. Located in the heart of the Green Kalahari, on a game reserve of 16 000 hectares, this lodge […]

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Old Mc Daddy, my vintage break

Elgin, nothing more than a few wine farms, 45mn out of Cape Town, 45 minutes drive towards Hermanus. Almenkerk wine estate on the road, a bio market on the side, a local pub… You’re probably thinking now, what a hell of a place! Wrong, wrong, wrong. Going to Elgin, out of the path of the […]

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The magnificent Islands of Siankaba

I recently visited paradise – also known as The Islands of Siankaba. There is no better way to describe this luxury lodge, nestled serenely on two private islands in the middle of the immense Zambezi River, situated between the magnificent Victoria Falls, and the world renowned Chobe National Park. My chalet was one of only […]

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Where authenticity rhymes with ecology

Welcome to Mozambique! Again?! You’re asking… and I reply… “Yes”… and “no”. Yes we have already covered this region, but no we have not yet introduced the Ihla de Mocambique to you. Classified as a world heritage sight by UNESCO, it is situated in the northern province of Nampula. Over the centuries this strategic location […]

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Tintswalo Atlantic, amazing view on Hout bay

Without any hesitation, I would say that it is THE hidden jewel of the Cape Peninsula. This eco friendly lodge is right at the bottom of the famous Chapman’s Peak, overlooking the ocean and Hout Bay. You cannot see it from any angle. You can only discover it once arrived at the door where you […]

Tsala Tree Top Lodge

My little magic place

In search of a haven of peace combining a modern comfort but hidden in the woods? Tsala Treetop should match your search criteria. Situated just outside Plettenberg bay, Tsala Treetop is undoubtedly a place where friends meet along the Garden Route. “Tsala, means a friend in Setswana”. With its earthy forest and African inspired architecture, […]

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New Green hotel lives up to its name

The three-star Hotel Verde, situated at 400 meters from the Cape Town International Airport, is the first of its kind on the continent to adopt 100% green-living principles. It is part of the city’s “110%” green initiative to make it the province with the lowest carbon footprint. The outside and inside decoration is a subtle […]

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A new outstanding Wine Gallery

Ellerman House has announced the opening of its highly anticipated Ellerman House Wine Gallery. Integrating outstanding contemporary architecture with breathtaking sculpture and cutting-edge design, the new wine gallery is not only a showcase for Ellerman House’s extensive, award-winning South African wine collection but offers guests a unique, interactive journey into the world of wine. More […]