An Island Christmas & New Year ~ 20 Degres Sud, Mauritius

  A Tropical Christmas & New Year’s at 20 Degres Sud, in Mauritius In this quiet corner of Grand Baie in the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius, a few special somethings will be fuelling the festivities ~ grilled lobster, oysters, Nobu-style scallops and all the Champagne… In […]

Christmas in the Wild ~ at Esiweni Luxury Safari Lodge

  Christmas at Esiweni Lodge under the African sun   “At this time of year, when the light is extraordinary, we try to keep a touch of the French Christmas tradition. Little ones all dream of waking up on the morning of the 25th and […]

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 […]

Project Restoration ~ Find the Others

  They walk across the earth with the light but certain touch that comes from a lifetime spent between the tall grasses and hulks of Africa’s ancient trees. In the silences of dawn and dusk and the rush of animals emerging and retreating. They walk […]