The Royal Portfolio has been a cyclonic success story since launching its first hotel in 1999 - luxury game lodge Royal Malewane in the Limpopo. Visited by some of the world's most famous names, and topping Conde Nast Traveller's Safari Hot List, the property set the tone for the rest of the collection - mastery in the nuance of...
A Few Good "Reasons To Go" For Luxury In one of the finest twists of irony, nowhere is a parent more tested than traveling with children, especially the younger ones. One of the common jokes among parents of lighties – who love to empathise with each other when their paths cross - is that “I need to go home for...
The Transatlantic Voyager: Mondrian London Open since September 2014, Mondrian London at Sea Containers enjoys a killer position perched on the edge of the Thames, next to The Tate Modern, London Eye, National Theatre, and close to Borough Market, with St Paul's a fleeting five-minute walk away. It's not so much about the tourist attractions themselves - it's more the energy...
The Thief of Time London. 48 hours. Just enough time to write a story on what England's capital has to offer South African travelers. One significant perk - fortune had favoured me as Corinthia London cordially invited me to stay in their acclaimed hotel. I knew of it from the hotel's launch in 2011 which had caused quite a stir. And indeed,...
Tintswalo Atlantic: Fighting fire with fire In early March 2015, fires swept their way across the Cape Peninsula with a momentum that seemed unstoppable at times. As help poured in from across the country, the city's dwellers followed - some obsessively - the heroic stories of firefighters, volunteers and community and the tragic losses of life, wildlife and nature. But...
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