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
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!
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
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
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
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
Maybe you come from a soccer crazed family - either way, there's lots to talk about "the beautiful game", from its rules and strategy to, of course, the World Cup 2018. Remember that feeling, and the ‘gees’ you felt in 2010 when the Soccer World Cup finally hit South Africa? How proud we felt as a nation… Continue reading FROM THE FAIRWAY HOTEL TO RUSSIA WITH LOVE
We are now well into winter – it is once again time to pack your rods and wellies and get ready for the 7th Annual Kloofzicht Lodge & Spa Winter Fly fishing Competition with the beautiful Swartkops Mountain as a backdrop. Fly fishing at Kloofzicht Lodge takes place under the expert guidance of Wayne Sinclair,… Continue reading CALLING ALL ANGLERS – FLY FISHING COMPETITION AT KLOOFZICHT LODGE
The winter school holidays are officially here. We imagine that, for most children, it’s a time of mixed feelings bouncing between the excitement of spending time with BFFs and butterflies in the tummies about the school holidays. At Guvon Hotels & Spas, we look forward to having the children with their boundless energy and joyful… Continue reading WE HAVE SOME SOLUTIONS TO YOUR SCHOOL HOLIDAY DILEMMA
With the conferencing industry being extremely dynamic and trends continue to shift gears faster and faster, it is important to stay upfront with developments. Now is the time to understand what challenges we are facing in the conferencing industry. With technology and virtual meetings on the rise, conference organisers have to nudge and push delegates… Continue reading Let’s Make Conferencing Great Again!