A Night with Arno Carstens ~ at Ellerman House

  I wish you had seen the way he shook his legs about. I wish I had captured it to show you but I couldn’t look away. No one could. No one did. You’d have seen them, those legs, if you were there with us, […]

The Christmas Journey at Londolozi Private Game Reserve

Christmas in the Wild Deep in the wilds of this private Sabi Sand reserve, Christmas looks a little different. At Londolozi Private Game Reserve, the traditions of white winters and snowmen in the garden are replaced by a summertime glow and beautiful wooden giraffes as Christmas […]

The Songs of South Africa ~ David Kramer at Ellerman House

  If we’ve realised anything, listening to the musicians of the Ellerman Sessions, in that private wine gallery or terrace by the sea in Cape Town, it’s the power of music. Good music. Some of the best, you could say. Every musician has had a […]

The Philosophy of Karen Zoid – The Ellerman Sessions

She stands in front of us in the colours of rock ‘n roll. South Africa’s original rock chick, people call her. Black coat, black shirt and black jeans. Brown boots. Endless cords wind round and round the stage at her feet, like the roots of […]