Cradle Gin Festival, Glenburn Lodge

TO GIN OR NOT TO GIN

There is nothing that beats a refreshing G&T at the end of the day. It could be any gin-infused concoction to tell the truth. With the local Juniper-based renaissance exploding, there has never been a better time to hop on board. Glenburn Lodge & Spa is throwing their weight behind this much-loved spirit by hosting… Continue reading TO GIN OR NOT TO GIN

Arbour Month, Guvon Hotels, hotels, Sustainability

LET’S CELEBRATE SPRING BY PLANTING A TREE

September sees many activities taking place! Flowers are blooming, trees are sprouting, the birds are singing and everyone is getting outdoors more as the weather warms up and sun shines brightly. It is the season of renewal and hope for a great spring and summer ahead. It is also Arbour month - that means time… Continue reading LET’S CELEBRATE SPRING BY PLANTING A TREE

fairway hotel, Sustainability

IT’S THE FINAL STRAW PLEDGES THE FAIRWAY HOTEL

The Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort has announced “THE FINAL STRAW” initiative To protect the environment, this initiative will put an end to the customary serving of plastic straws, and they will be offering compostable paper straws to guests upon request. Further measures to raise consumer awareness will include displays and signage in public… Continue reading IT’S THE FINAL STRAW PLEDGES THE FAIRWAY HOTEL

glenburn Spa, Guvon Hotels, hotels, kloofzicht spa, Secretaries Day

SECRETRIES DAY – A DAY TO CELEBRATE THE UNSING HEROES OF THE OFFICE

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

Askari game Lodge and spa, Warthogs Bush Camp

EVERY DOG WILL HAVE HIS DAY ON NATIONAL DOG DAY THAT IS!

There’s nothing better than having your best friend by your side anytime…anywhere especially on National Dog Day! This coming Sunday, (26 August) is the perfect opportunity to celebrate dogs of all walks of life. We believe every day is an opportunity to celebrate our canine friends - whether it is the family dogs or dogs… Continue reading EVERY DOG WILL HAVE HIS DAY ON NATIONAL DOG DAY THAT IS!

Black Eagle Boutique Hotel

BLACK EAGLE – THE EXCELLENCE OF A BOUTIQUE HOTEL

Nestled amidst majestic trees and beautiful gardens, Black Eagle Boutique Hotel & Conferences is an elegant hotel with the quintessentially English touches like a cosy country lounge, award winning cuisine and flawless service; you could easily assume that you are far away from the city bustle. Along with such luxuries, Black Eagle can handle large… Continue reading BLACK EAGLE – THE EXCELLENCE OF A BOUTIQUE HOTEL

Academy, Askari game Lodge and spa, Balata restaurant, Black Eagle Boutique Hotel, fairway hotel, Glenburn Lodge, Guvon Academy, Guvon Hotels, hotels, Kloofzicht Lodge & Spa, umbhaba lodge

LET’S CELEBRATE CHEFS TODAY AND EVERY DAY

Have you ever wondered who and what is behind the inspiration of the food we eat? A week or so ago I had the pleasure of seeing Chris Tustian, Executive Chef at Kloofzicht Lodge in action. I observed him smiling, laughing and talking about food to a potential bride and groom at their pre-wedding Dinner.… Continue reading LET’S CELEBRATE CHEFS TODAY AND EVERY DAY

Glenburn Lodge, Guvon Hotels

JOKE TELLING IS NO LAUGHING MATTER…

Humour is the spice of life: a little here or there goes a long way. It is a gift that keeps on giving: when an audience laughs, they settle in to enjoy themselves and you loosen up and gain confidence to deliver your best. On that note, joke telling has never been my thing. Telling… Continue reading JOKE TELLING IS NO LAUGHING MATTER…

#roadtrip, Guvon Hotels, umbhaba lodge

JOY RIDE TO UMBHABA LODGE ON A MOTORBIKE

Going on a breakfast run on the open road is an great outing, but, if you’re looking for true adventure – that kind of adventure that involves risks, hazards, and life-changing undertakings – then take a motorcycling trip to Mpumalanga. Rob-Roy & I are avid road-trippers and we have driven the stretch from Pretoria to… Continue reading JOY RIDE TO UMBHABA LODGE ON A MOTORBIKE

askari spa, Black Eagle Boutique Hotel, fairway spa, Girls Spa, glenburn Spa, hotels, kloofzicht spa

FIND INSPIRATION THIS WOMEN’S DAY WITH GUVON HOTELS & SPAS

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