Every Christmas I make a promise to myself that I won’t do it again. But time & time again do, year after year; I leave some (most) of the Christmas gift shopping till the very last minute. No one wants to have to battle the Christmas crowds, so why not buy your last minute Christmas… Continue reading ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS….
There is no better way than to unwind from the stresses of a long and difficult year than with a relaxing spa treatment (or two!). This Festive season it’s all about sharing fun times with friends or family and better yet by spending time & money on yourself with some well-earned pampering with a… Continue reading PAMPERING FROM YOUR HEAD TO YOUR MISTLETOES!
Are you struggling for ideas for your next vacation & trying to decide what to do with the kids during the school holidays? If you have some spare time off, but you don’t have the urge to travel far – luckily for you, vacations don’t necessarily have to involve months of planning or foreign travel.… Continue reading MAKE THIS STAYCATION YOUR BEST EVER VACATION
Then you must be Spa conferencing at Glenburn Spa Not all companies are as fortunate as the worldwide Google offices where employees have access to chill zones and a multitude of fun-filled activities and areas: “The Mountain View campus has a slide that employees can use instead of taking the stairs. The East Coast headquarters… Continue reading HEARD IT THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE?
There is a special day that is celebrated around the world honouring the unsung heroes of any office environment. We celebrate Secretary’s Day on Wednesday 5 September and that is the cue for bosses to show appreciation to all these special ladies and gents of the office. Many people still have the notion in their… Continue reading SECRETRIES DAY – A DAY TO CELEBRATE THE UNSING HEROES OF THE OFFICE
South Africa is observing National Women’s Day on Thursday 9 August 2018. This is one of South Africa’s most significant public holidays as it commemorates the 20 000 women who marched on parliament to petition against the pass laws in 1956 – led by Helen Joseph, Rahima Moosa, Sophie Williams and Lilian Ngoyi. Woman’s day… Continue reading FIND INSPIRATION THIS WOMEN’S DAY WITH GUVON HOTELS & SPAS
Today’s hectic lifestyle can play havoc with your head, but there is an easily accessible antidote to the stresses and strains, and it’s simply learning to reconnect with Nature. Whether you’re looking for adventure or solitude, nature or views, a walk up the Zwartkops Mountain is not to be missed. Situated within a private game… Continue reading READY FOR A WALK – Need some fresh air?
Ahhhhh, love….what would we be without it? All around Guvon Hotels & Spas we are putting our reddest foot forward - that can only mean one thing: Valentine’s Day is coming to town! How will you choose to celebrate Valentine’s Day this year? While we all know that love should be celebrated 365 days a year,… Continue reading LOVE MAKES THE WORLD GO ROUND
As much as moms have a love-hate relationship with school holidays, I rejoice. No traffic between 7h00 and 8h00 on the roads. No road rage from sleepyhead mommies in PJ’s with bed hair. My colleague who usually manages to crochet half a blanket on her way from Pretoria to Joburg, is at work before she… Continue reading SCHOOL HOLIDAYS: FIXES FOR YOUR DILEMMA NEXT WEEK
Groupon may have left the country, but I have definitely become a voucher kind of girl. While Groupon made friends with bargain-seeking clients (who mostly stuck around for the one promotion) and made enemies of suppliers who were hung out to dry after massive discounts, there is another voucher scheme going. The old-school honest kind where… Continue reading I AM A VOUCHER KIND OF GIRL. ESPECIALLY FOR VALENTINES.