Take a walk on the wild side at Mabula Game Lodge

If you’ve been fuelling your wanderlust with plans for post-isolation travel while you’ve been stuck at home this year, there’s never been a better reason to make your next adventure a safari at Mabula Game Lodge. Distinctly African in style, the accommodation is colourful, contemporary and nature-noisy, the food and drink is way beyond typical safari-carnivorism and the staff are … Continue reading Take a walk on the wild side at Mabula Game Lodge

Gal pal gift guide: Fabulous gifts that your BFF and closest girlfriends with love

You already know this, but it needs to be said: You don’t necessarily need a special occasion to get your number-one gal pal a present. Regardless if you’re shopping for a celebratory moment or if it’s a ‘just because’ gift, here’s a treasure trove of beautiful gift ideas that she’d love to unwrap – trust. … Continue reading Gal pal gift guide: Fabulous gifts that your BFF and closest girlfriends with love

THE IVY Villa Hotel & Spa: The cream of the crop for canoodling in the City of Gold

When plotting the perfect romantic getaway, you’d struggle to do better than a weekend at THE IVY Villa Hotel & Spa. Here, they’ll bend over backwards to make your stay as passionate as possible. And better yet, they not only welcome four-legged guests but make them feel as special as the rest of the pack … Continue reading THE IVY Villa Hotel & Spa: The cream of the crop for canoodling in the City of Gold

The wondrous wine country: Exceptional dining experiences in the Cape Winelands

Yes, you can do the Cape Winelands in an afternoon, but with tutored tastings and farm-to-table dining along with breathtaking beauty, eye-catching architecture, magnificent gardens and serious art collections, it’s worth staying a few days. And did we mention the wine? It was tough to single out a handful, but these restaurants on wine farms … Continue reading The wondrous wine country: Exceptional dining experiences in the Cape Winelands

Thanda Safari: A game-changing world of wilderness and wildlife

Romance abounds at Thanda Safari, a secluded game reserve in KwaZulu-Natal with luxury hideaway tented camps. Encircled by luscious wilderness, the exquisitely scenic reserve blurs the lines between a fantasy getaway and an African adventure. Whether it’s your first or fifth safari, this destination needs to be next on your to-do list – here’s why.  … Continue reading Thanda Safari: A game-changing world of wilderness and wildlife

Sophisticated wines for a date night at home – from budget to splurge

Date night = best night of the week. You’re already smart if you’re planning a solid Netflix cue and wine date at home. There’s nothing sexier than sharing a bottle of wine together, plus this is also a fabulous opportunity to buy something new that you’ve wanted to try. Regardless of your other half’s level … Continue reading Sophisticated wines for a date night at home – from budget to splurge