I started planning for a Bucket List Birthday for Rob-Roy to take place at the end of June over his birthday weekend. We spent a relaxing evening at the beautiful Kloofzicht Lodge & Spa. The next morning we rose before the birds and headed off to experience a hot air balloon flight with AirVentures Hot… Continue reading MAKE YOUR DREAMS COME TRUE AS YOU GO UP, UP AND AWAY…
Exactly one week from today we will all be making our X's in our little box of choice. The box that will bring joy to our lives, lessen our worries and paint a brighter picture for the South Africa of tomorrow. Our crystal ball can't grant all those promises in one go, but we can guarantee… Continue reading ALL IS FAIR IN LOVE AND ELECTIONS.
Tune into Top Billing on SABC 3 on Sunday at 12h30 for Eloise Cupido's wedding that took place at Askari Lodge & Spa in June. We share the sweet love story of South African actress Eloise Cupido and her man, Chris Wilkinson: When you are on a plane, you’re mostly hoping the person next to… Continue reading WHEN CUPID STRIKES AT ASKARI LODGE. ELOISE CUPIDO TIES THE KNOT.
Every now and then I receive wedding images from photographers who've done work at one of our lodges. All weddings are beautiful, but some just take your breath away, like the wedding of Natalie and Jako. The lovely couple got married at Askari Game Lodge & Spa in Magaliesburg and spared no effort in the… Continue reading WHEN A WEDDING TAKES YOUR BREATH AWAY.
Hands up those of you who want to take the kids camping but either don’t have the equipment, or the first clue how to set up camp. Or both. I like to think that I fit into the first category but if the truth be told I am in the “both” category. I own a… Continue reading BEST WEEKEND EVER – GLAMPING IN MULDERSDRIFT.
School holidays are around the corner - moms are you ready for this? Pack the kids and the hubby and take a few days to visit Umbhaba Lodge next to the Kruger National Park. Great winter specials are available - Ask for our best rate and last minute specials on Tel 013 737 7636 |… Continue reading 25+ Tips and Car Activities for Traveling with Kids.
Its always fun when tourism companies light up and make their products entertaining, and easily accessible for the man in the street. The Cradle of Humankind Tourism Company has done just that by introducing a very snazzy App. Wondering what to do in the Cradle of Humankind? Or where it actually is geographically? (No silly,… Continue reading GUVON HOTELS APP-SOLUTELY LOVES THE CRADLE OF HUMANKIND TOURISM ASSOCIATION
Mother’s day Sunday 8 May. Do you want to take your mom or granny for a special treat this Mother’s day? Take her for a trip down memory lane at Askari Game Lodge & Spa which is decorated with South African décor pieces dating back to the 1800’s. Slipper baths, wash stands, luggage chests, antique… Continue reading IN A WORLD OF SELFIES, WE CELEBRATE THE MOST SELFLESS PERSON WE KNOW – MOM!
You are invited to join this incredible initiative, which has become a ''Knitting Revolution for Nelson Mandela''!! Stitch by stitch, Guvon Hotels & Spas has pledged to assist 67 Blankets for Nelson Mandela Day and are challenging you to make a difference to the lives of those less fortunate, who may not have the comfort of… Continue reading KNITTING IS THE NEW YOGA #67blankets
5 fun things to do in the ‘wild’ this school holiday. Sometimes the old adage “If you can’t beat them join them”, is a good bit of advice when dealing with kids and social media. Introduce your social-media-savvy kids to a new experience – one where they will be able to get in touch with… Continue reading IS THAT AN ELEPHANT IN YOUR “SELFIE”?