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Dash Restaurant: Creative Cuisine

Dash Restaurant & Bar is part of the Queen Victoria Hotel in Cape Town’s high-end Victoria & Albert Waterfront. For the most part, the waterfront caters to a distinctly affluent audience. This is where the well-heeled come to stay, shop and dine. As such, there are several world class…


The Pride of Africa Train Rovos Rails 7

The Pride of Africa Train: Rovos Rails

The Pride of Africa train, Rovos Rail, claims to be “The Most Luxurious Train in the World” so it was not without some eagerness that I immediately accepted their offer to experience this prestigious train experience. Rovos Rail offers various journeys throughout Africa. And you would be…


Dock House Boutique Hotel and Spa

Dock House: Sophisticated Elite Luxury

The Dock House Boutique Hotel and Spa is situated in Cape Town’s prestigious Victoria & Albert Waterfront. This location is well-known for housing some of the best hotels, restaurants and spas – favourites among both the local and international elite. It is fair to say that The Dock House has a…


SeaFood at the Plettenberg

The Plettenberg: Fresh Seasonal Cuisine

The Plettenberg is a world class five-star hotel situated on the water’s edge in prestigious Plettenberg Bay. From here, guests can savour some of the best views in South Africa. Majestic mountains and long stretches of pristine beaches are the perfect backdrop for an establishment that is the…


OYO Restaurant and Cocktail Bar Cape Town

OYO Restaurant: Stylish Seafood Venue

OYO Restaurant and Cocktail Bar is one of the 5-star restaurants located in Cape Town’s Victoria & Albert Waterfront. It is in keeping with the waterfront’s trend of offering a combination of luxury and indulgent relaxation. In this part of the world, it is all about exclusivity and opulence.…


Lanzerac Wine Estate Stellenbosch

Lanzerac Estate: Luxury Country Escape

Lanzerac Estate is situated in the breathtaking Jonkershoek Valley just outside the trendy town of Stellenbosch. The Helderberg mountain range creates a dramatic backdrop that never fails to take your breath away. This valley is a haven of peace, tranquility, and rejuvenation. It has been regarded…


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Grootbos: Private Nature Reserve Paradise

Grootbos Private Nature Reserve can be found in Gansbaai just outside the seaside town of Hermanus in the Western Cape province of South Africa. Its location between the mountains and the sea allows guests to appreciate an African landscape as well as diverse marine life. Hermanus is well-known as…


Things to do in Langkawi: Top Five

Langkawi, or Langkawi Jewel of Kedah as it is officially known, was my first taste of the exotic East and luxury travel. It is an archipelago in the Andaman Sea off the coast of mainland Malaysia. It consists of approximately 104 islands. However, only two of these islands are inhabited: Pulau Tuba…


Kurland Hotel South Africa

Kurland Hotel: Idyllic Countryside Escape

When travelling through the iconic Garden Route of South Africa, it is difficult not to linger in the picturesque area surrounding Plettenberg Bay. It is not only the sheer undiluted beauty of the region, but also the superb five-star hotels, restaurants and spas in the area that entice you to…


Gondwana Game Reserve South Africa

Gondwana Game Reserve: Luxurious Safari

Gondwana Game Reserve is situated near Mossel Bay in the Western Cape Province of South Africa. It falls within the Cape’s renowned Garden Route – an area of unparalleled beauty. Of course, there is no better way to experience the delight of the region’s landscape that from the comfort of five star…


The 5 Best Hotels Boston

Best Hotels Boston: Luxurious Stays

The city of Boston is a landmark city in terms of US history. With the Boston Tea Party and the Boston Massacre, this city was instrumental in the US gaining independence from Britain. There is no better place to experience the historic charm of America than in the city of Boston. Choose from the…


No 5 Boutique Art Hotel in Port Elizabeth

No 5 Boutique Art Hotel Port Elizabeth

The No 5 Boutique Art Hotel Port Elizabeth is a luxury five-star establishment just right for the discerning traveller. Port Elizabeth is traditionally regarded as the end of South Africa’s Garden Route. And so it was here that I ended my luxury travels through this magical region. Although Port…


Bloom Forest Spa at Grootbos Private Nature Reserve

Bloom Forest Spa - Idyllic Indulgence

As part of the Grootbos Private Nature Reserve near Hermanus, Bloom Forest Spa enjoys an idyllic location nestled between the mountains and the ocean. The beautiful natural setting creates an ambiance of tranquillity that defies everything but the ultimate relaxation. And there’s no better way to…


The Homestead Restaurant South Africa

The Homestead Restaurant - Organic International Cuisine

One of the key attributes of South Africa’s Western Cape Province is the world-class cuisine and award-winning wines. This is any foodie’s heaven. As a lover of high-end restaurants, I am in my element in this part of the world. And so I found my way to The Homestead Restaurant... The Homestead is…


Seven Colours Spa – Pure Indulgence in Mauritius

The Heritage Le Telfair Golf & Spa Resort is, in my opinion, one of the best resorts and honeymoon destinations that Mauritius has to offer. It’s located in a more secluded part of the island, and provides a luxury escape like no other. I found it to be an absolute haven of relaxation and…


Phuket - Top 5 Things To Do

Phuket is a well-known travel destination for all kinds of holidays, from those excited by adventure travel to those used to indulging in luxury escapes. This piece of Thailand truly has something to offer everyone. After a busy time in the bustling city of Bangkok, I found my days in Phuket to be…


Port Louis – A City worth Exploring

Although most things to do in Mauritius revolve around the idyllic beaches, I would nevertheless recommend spending a day exploring the island’s capital, Port Louis. It is located on the North West coast and is easily accessible no matter where you are staying in Mauritius. In fact, hiring a taxi…


Indulge in a Traditional Thai Massage

Thailand - Indulge in a Traditional Thai Massage

If it isn’t already, then a traditional Thai massage should definitely be one of your bucket list ideas. I must admit that I am a big fan of massages – they never fail to relax and rejuvenate. It’s just sheer indulgence and bliss from start to finish. So of course when I went to Thailand, I had to…


Mauritius watersports opportunities

Mauritius - Exhilarating Water Sports in Paradise

The island of Mauritius is an ideal location for all kinds of water sports. The warm, calm waters constitute perfect conditions whether you are a beginner or have extensive experience. The variety of water sports on offer cater to all tastes and preferences. This is the best way to inject some…


Thailand - Spectacular Island Hopping

With a plethora of idyllic islands, it’s no wonder that many visitors to Thailand choose to explore these little samples of paradise scattered off the shores of the mainland. The islands that you will want to visit will depend on what you’re after. These islands provide everything from luxury…