Author Archives: Bianca Spinner

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There is no ‘we’ in their food…

December 10, 2018, Author: Bianca Spinner

If we could award a most improved stamp it would definitely go to The Foundry Parktown North.   With a recently revamped and renovated menu offering we are so damn impressed we just had to share it with all of you. Not only is this one of the funkiest locations of 2018 but they also offer live music […]

Travel

Yoga retreat bliss at Silver Forest Boutique Lodge & Spa in the Cape

November 28, 2018, Author: Bianca Spinner

If you’re lusting for wellness we have just the location. Forget Stellenbosch and Franschhoek we have a new favourite. Last month we visited this exclusive charming little venue in the Helderberg Mountains and were awestruck by its raw beauty and everlasting winelands. If you’re looking for a lighter, brighter holiday experience then this ticks all the right […]

Travel

A well-deserved week of indulgence at Fairmont Zimbali Resort

November 23, 2018, Author: Bianca Spinner

The Fairmont Zimbali Resort situated inside the exclusive Zimbali Coastal Estate is an imposing oasis and is just a short 30-minute drive from the airport. After your 45-minute flight lands, you’ll either be collected by their shuttle service or hire a car and drive. There really is nothing else like this immaculate resort style offering in […]

Drinks, Health

Our fave organic wines for the summer

November 9, 2018, Author: Bianca Spinner

Did you know? Organic or sustainably farmed wines are made without the use of pesticides and usually contain fewer synthetic chemicals than non-organic ones. They also don’t contain any added sulphites so are great if you’re looking to cut back on chemicals. These are our fave […]

Travel

A secluded weekend break at The View Boutique Hotel in Amanzimtoti

November 9, 2018, Author: Bianca Spinner

Nestled in Amanzimtoti, KwaZulu-Natal, this five-star boutique style hotel ticks all the right boxes. You’ll see a different side to Durban because you’re far away from the city lights and close to the cheerful coast. What was once a town you simply passed through has now become a gem of a destination. You’ll fall in love with this little […]

Dining Out

Wok n Roll – we’re a hopeless ramentic

November 7, 2018, Author: Bianca Spinner

It’s time to rock n roll because Wok n Roll Restaurant has officially landed on the streets of Jozi, all the way from the Jacaranda City. They opened doors last month at The Marc Sandton and yip, you guessed it, we were there as soon […]

Dining Out, Our Top 5

Where to go (and what to eat) for the perfect first date  

November 1, 2018, Author: Bianca Spinner

After careful deliberation and plenty of nom nomming we have come up with our top five first date picks. And, you know that if you survived the first date you might enter into the honeymoon phase. So, we’ve found a way to ensure the romance continues… you’re so welcome.   La Boqueria Parktown North for the lovey-dovey vibe  This will be a date night with an electric ambience […]

Celebrations, Travel

Our top 3 Indian Ocean island destinations

October 29, 2018, Author: Bianca Spinner

Planning the perfect December trip doesn’t have to include long-haul flights and jet lag! Consider staying closer to home this year and explore some of Africa’s most beautiful islands with our top three destinations. Trust us, it’s worth it! AN ALL-INCLUSIVE HOLIDAY IN MAURITIUS If […]

Travel

A unique safari experience at Camp Kuzuma

October 16, 2018, Author: Bianca Spinner

Park any woes at check in because the minute you arrive at this spectacularly isolated camp, you’ll be spellbound by its laid-back loveliness and the towering giraffes feeding on grass. This is where you come to unwind and unravel, in a tucked away forest reserve; […]

Travel

A once-in-a-lifetime experience in Victoria Falls

October 15, 2018, Author: Bianca Spinner

HJ, gear up for an adventure because this month we’re celebrating Africa. A continent that most South Africans have sadly not yet explored. If you thought this trip was beyond your reach, think again. You don’t even need to travel fourteen hours to get there […]