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.
In an age of less is more, I am still astounded by the number of friends who rent storage for the one-half of their possessions that don't fit into their house. I bow deeply to the Millennials who have a pack-up-and-go lifestyle, and I get really grumpy at old school corporates who do not understand… Continue reading HOW TO BE THE BEST FATHER XMAS EVER.
1 December marks the unofficial start of the Christmas break and while some of us are still hammering away at the keyboard, chances are that work hours are a bit more lenient and you will be able to sneak away for an extended lunch or early afternoon. We have some great suggestions for you... Summertime also… Continue reading #SUMMERSPA – GET YOUR BODY SUMMER AND SANDAL READY AT GUVON SPAS
On this sultry, I'd-rather-stay-in-bed- with hot-chocolate Friday morning, we share a blog from Date Night SA who has single-handedly changed the face of date nights all over South Africa. As you sip on your morning coffee and read through all the brilliant reasons for a date night below, picture the myriad of options within the Guvon Hotel group… Continue reading BENEFITS OF DATE NIGHTS. AND DO WE HAVE MANY OPTIONS FOR YOU!