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Dreaming of freedom in Mauritius

I have a lovely garden. I’m very glad about that because I’ve spent most of the last unbearably long and lonely year locked down with it. Admiring the birds. Tending the roses. Watching …

A Gourmet Paris Picnic

Paris… the city that embodies beauty and romance is truly a feast for the senses. It is especially a city to taste; an espresso and croissant at a sidewalk café, a simple …

Nieu Bethesda

The smell of glistening raindrops splotching onto quiet dirt roads. The picture of late afternoon sunrays finding their way through the clouds. The sound of horse hooves clattering past at 10pm and …

Gecko Rock, a hidden gem!

And into the Karoo I go, to lose my mind and find my soul…     It’s hidden from the world. A cache in the folds of the Klein Karoo, miles away …

Farr Out Guesthouse

Salute at comforting Farr Out Guesthouse.  Live where others come to unwind – Paternoster   When you arrive at Farr Out Guesthouse located in the sandy bushveld wilderness on the outskirts of Paternoster, …

Meandering the Midlands

There is a mysterious romance attached to rainy weather, misty meadows, fireplaces and red wine. Especially when what should be the last bit of summer, turns out to be an almost wintery …

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Mauritius – Beyond the beach

About an hour’s drive from Long Beach Gold and Spa Resort on the Mauritian east coast, lies La Vallée de Ferney (Ferney Valley) – a beautiful 200ha sanctuary for a variety of …

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The Glass Sipper

The crystal clear gift choice this festive season A new generation of eco-conscious iced coffee and cocktail-lovers is shunning single-use plastic straws in favour of the Glass Sipper range of re-usable straws. Handcrafted locally, …

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