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A SLICE OF THE ACTION – CELEBRATING THE HUMBLE LAMINGTON

Lamingtons, what’s not to love? A light, vanilla sponge soaked in a rich chocolate sauce and tossed in shredded coconut – the lamington is the perfect afternoon treat. In honour of World Lamington Day on 21 July why don’t you make yourself a cuppa and join us in appreciating this humble yet delicious treat. It’s… Continue reading A SLICE OF THE ACTION – CELEBRATING THE HUMBLE LAMINGTON

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SPA EXPERIENCES FOR A WINTER DAY

The weather outside may be freezing, but that’s all the more reason you should get yourself to Kloofzicht Spa for a warming treatment. Braving the harsh winter cold does not have to be difficult for your skin and body with the awesome spa treatments offered at Kloofzicht Spa. This luxurious Spa is an oasis of… Continue reading SPA EXPERIENCES FOR A WINTER DAY

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A FABULOUS TASTING & PAIRING DINNER AT THE FAIRWAY HOTEL

We made the short trip to The Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort on the Randpark Golf Course in Johannesburg, where we were welcomed by the friendly staff and quiet, picturesque environment overlooking the greens. The venue for our wine pairing dinner was The Fairway Hotel's award-winning Balata Restaurant. We spent a relaxing evening with… Continue reading A FABULOUS TASTING & PAIRING DINNER AT THE FAIRWAY HOTEL

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GUVON HOTELS MAKE EVERY DAY A MANDELA DAY

It's Madiba month and today is Mandela Day, a day of philanthropy launched in recognition of Nelson Mandela’s birthday on 18 July. It was inspired by Madiba’s speech on 27 June 2008 on the occasion of his 90th birthday in London’s Hyde Park. He called upon the leaders of all nations to help change the… Continue reading GUVON HOTELS MAKE EVERY DAY A MANDELA DAY

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UNLUCKY FOR SOME: MY TAKE ON FRIDAY THE 13TH

Knocking on wood and carrying a rabbit’s foot…that is just two superstitions we’ve heard of for having good luck. Do you have any superstitions? Has anything out of the ordinary happened to you on a Friday the 13th ? Let me tell you what happened to me… I can’t remember what year it was, but… Continue reading UNLUCKY FOR SOME: MY TAKE ON FRIDAY THE 13TH

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TIME TO RESCUE SOME GIN TRAPPED IN A BOTTLE!

A first of a kind event not to be missed on the West Rand CRADLE GIN FESTIVAL Showcasing craft and premium international gin in the beautiful parklike setting of the Glenburn Lodge. WHAT:  CRADLE GIN FESTIVAL WHEN: SUNDAY, 23 SEPTEMBER 2018 (11H00 – 18H00) MONDAY IS A PUBLIC HOLIDAY WHERE: GLENBURN LODGE & SPA, MULDERSDRIFT… Continue reading TIME TO RESCUE SOME GIN TRAPPED IN A BOTTLE!

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A SUITE LIFE AT THE FAIRWAY HOTEL

Inside our hotel’s luxurious suites... Ever wondered what it would be like to stay in the same hotel suite as one of your favourite golfing celebs? Better yet, the most intimate, luxurious option is to get between the sheets of a celebrity-inspired suite. The Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort offers you the perfect lodging… Continue reading A SUITE LIFE AT THE FAIRWAY HOTEL

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AN EARLY CHRISTMAS TO KEEP YOU WARM THIS WINTER

For the past couple of years, our family has started our own family tradition by celebrating Christmas in July. Why? Because it's fun – and any excuse to get out our Santa hats and Christmas crackers is good enough for us. This all started two years ago, I decided to have some fun while my… Continue reading AN EARLY CHRISTMAS TO KEEP YOU WARM THIS WINTER

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GUVON ACADEMY NOW OFFERS INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMMES IN HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT AND PROFESSIONAL COOKERY

The future prospects for South Africa's tourism and hospitality industry looks promising and calls for investment and growth further enhanced by an individual’s passion, resilience and confidence, says Johan Oosthuizen, Managing Principal, Guvon Academy. Guvon Academy is committed to ensuring that candidates have the skills and knowledge to be successful in the world of Tourism,… Continue reading GUVON ACADEMY NOW OFFERS INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMMES IN HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT AND PROFESSIONAL COOKERY

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A STUNNING SPOT FOR THAT LAST MINUTE WEDDING

People are heard to say that the less time you have to plan a wedding the more likely you are to have an unforgettable wedding. The school of thought of late wedding planning, suggests that this wedding is more about the love and less about the frilly chair covers. Last minute weddings are both romantic… Continue reading A STUNNING SPOT FOR THAT LAST MINUTE WEDDING