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Stay and Change It

Another great perspective from S Perkins…dont run away if you dont like it. Stay and change it. Great read!

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A passenger on the bus this morning finished a phone call as he sat down beside me.

“Nope. All I got in my fraternity was hung over.” he said.

I remembered a hangover from my fraternity days, but that wasn’t all I got. I also got an excellent piece of advice.

I didn’t want to join a fraternity. The last thing I needed was to squeeze frat parties into a busy class schedule. However, a friend whose reverse idea was to squeeze classes into a busy party schedule somehow convinced me.

The next thing I knew, I was wearing a toga.

Prior to that were weeks of pledging. I’ve never enjoyed being told what to do, when, how often, and where – all while being criticized – and requests from the brothers were constant. Check in at the frat house, go on scavenger hunts, paint a room, make posters for…

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I AM SLIGHTLY TIRED OF WAKING UP TO THE SOUND OF TRAFFIC AND BURGLAR ALARMS.

While the sound of crashing waves are obviously first prize, I could certainly settle for the snorting sound of hippo laughter. The mere thought of the melancholic call of jackal at night brings a sigh to my weary city chest. And all of this was brought on by writing a piece of copy for a conference web page,… Continue reading I AM SLIGHTLY TIRED OF WAKING UP TO THE SOUND OF TRAFFIC AND BURGLAR ALARMS.

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Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort is hiring! (Sales manager)

The following position is available at The Fairway Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort.  All interested parties should contact Sandy Fabing at The Fairway Hotel or Mrs. Alta Thorpe at Head Office by Tuesday 11th November 2014. The contact details are: Tel no: (011) 251 8111                        or                     (011)  478-8016 E-mail address: alta@guvon.co.za     or                     hr@thefairway.co.za… Continue reading Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort is hiring! (Sales manager)

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Do you know why you are sporting a Mo? Or is this another ice bucket challenge scenario?

With Movember well on its way, a few of our colleagues, friends and fellows sporting Mo’s (some more successful than others). The Mo Bros, or the men who participate in Movember, are not doing this out of sheer laziness, but instead to raise awareness of men's health issues, such as prostate and other male cancers. … Continue reading Do you know why you are sporting a Mo? Or is this another ice bucket challenge scenario?

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Great Pants

With the coming summer months in mind and all our efforts to loose a kg or two, this blog from Stuart Perkins is just too good not too share. Hope you enjoy this as much as we did at #guvonhotels

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Xmas lunch at The Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort is sold out!

Almost 2 months to Xmas lunch to the day, and Xmas lunch bookings for  the Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort is sold out. Even though it feels as if  Xmas is still a long long way away, our leisure guests are certainly prepared this year. With Kloofzicht Lodge & Spa as well as Glenburn Lodge's Christmas day… Continue reading Xmas lunch at The Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort is sold out!

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Win a super 3 night stay and Spa prize on SABC 3 Expresso from Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort

Tune in to Expresso Breakfast Show (SABC 3) on Friday morning from 6h00 for the Pick a box competition and stand the chance to win the following prize: 3 night weekend stay-over at Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort | bed & breakfast |  Sunday Lunch for 2 | 30 minute back, neck & shoulder massage for 2… Continue reading Win a super 3 night stay and Spa prize on SABC 3 Expresso from Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort

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Theravine promotion day at Chicama Spa, join us!

Join us  in the Muldersdrift countryside as Theravine launches its new CirculaVine  Leg Treatment. Receive a free 30min Appetizer facial on the same day, if 2 or more TheraVine  products are purchased. Does your skin look dull or dry or feel sensitive? Does your skin need a vitamin boost? Do you suffer from swollen ankles or… Continue reading Theravine promotion day at Chicama Spa, join us!

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Kloofzicht Lodge & Spa participates in the iThemba Breast Cancer walk with super prizes.

Kloofzicht Lodge & Spa is participating in the  iThemba Breast Cancer walk this year with some amazing prizes. Lucky winners will receive an overnight stay for 2 and 6 massage vouchers from Kloofzicht Spa are also up for grabs. The iThemba Breast Cancer walk takes place on the 26 October 2014 at Marks Park and… Continue reading Kloofzicht Lodge & Spa participates in the iThemba Breast Cancer walk with super prizes.