We got off the plane and out of habit immediately turned on our mobile phones. It’s true. We were in a place with no mobile connection. This is when you know you’re travelling somewhere a little off the beaten track.Read More
Every year for the past few years I’ve attend an invitation only travel show in Marrakech. It’s where I go to keep up to date with new developments in the travel industry, to meet with some of the fabulous hotels and people I work with abroad and to discover some wonderful and noteworthy places.
Here are a handful of hotels and experiences that I was most excited about this year. Many are newly, or not yet, opened, whilst some are old favourites reinvented. But all are worthy of some day-dreaming!Read More
I love travel. It is one of my real passions. But sometimes being on the road, living out of a suitcase and endless hotel inspections takes its toll. Sometimes I need to hole up in one place, unpack once and get some R&R for a few days.Read More
Before going there I didn’t really know a lot about KwaZulu Natal. I’d heard of it. Of course I had. It was the location of a very famous and very bloody battle between the British Army, Boer commandos and Zulu warriors. But I’d always written if off as place just for history and war buffs. But I have to admit when I finally visited I was more than pleasantly surprised by what I found.Read More