• International
  • Rum is back in the game

    This article first appeared in Skyways (SA Airlink)  inflight magazine in November 2016 This trip was courtesy of  World Leisure Holidays and Sun Resorts, specifically the  Sugar Beach Resort and Spa , La Pirogue and Long Beach.  Lord Byron once said, “There’s naught, no doubt, so much the spirit calms as rum and true religion”. The latter we shall omit […]

  • Food, Wine, & Coffee
  • The Splash of Pink Bubbly Festival in Robertson & 5 Q’s with Henk van Niekerk

    Bubbles!   There’s more to the Cape winelands than wine, clearly. Estates are increasingly in uber innovation mode with some additionally producing fine craft beer and others, a superb MCC. With regard to the latter, I attended a stunning event a few weeks ago in Robertson- the Paul René Splash of Pink Bubbly Festival on the […]