Oh Amsterdam!

Where shall I begin.  Not only is Amsterdam one of the most liberal cities in Europe with regards to almost anything, but it’s also filled with so much history, people and amazing architecture.  Let’s rewind back a bit.  Boarding my flight on Egypt Air, I was pleasantly surprised by the spacious seating and that was … Continue reading Oh Amsterdam!

Fijn Wyn: a must for winers and Whiners!

  One thing is for certain.  Us South Africans loooove our festivals.  Glancing through your social media feeds, you are sure to spot an event, in your vicinity, hosting a get-together, tasting, feast or full blown festival.  The capital city also has it's fair share of festivals and one of them that is a sure … Continue reading Fijn Wyn: a must for winers and Whiners!

New Year’s Resolutions… should we?

Enjoying that sip of sparkly and bumping glasses to ring in the new year is all fun and games, but then comes 'that' topic of discussion.  New years resolutions.  Why do we do it?  I was a bit intrigued by the origin of this and subsequently did some digging. According to the most reliable and … Continue reading New Year’s Resolutions… should we?


From that moment I step foot on that plane,the feeling of excitement and adventure started oozing in my being. Yes, this holiday was planned ages ago and the departure date greatly anticipated. Thailand? Yes, I've been there before but with a renewed sense of discovery we set off. --- Amazing how second time around you … Continue reading Wanderlust

Secret Sunrise Pretoria

So every now and then this thing called "Secret Sunrise" popped up on my Facebook feed and I would stare at it, think a bit about it and then scroll down.  So my boss and some of my colleagues actually attended the Halloween edition here in Pretoria.  The reviews were mixed.  To some it was a … Continue reading Secret Sunrise Pretoria