27 Boxes – A ‘Contained’ Shopping Experience!

After a long wait, the much anticipated ‘27 Boxes‘ is finally open. So what’s this big hype? It’s just another shopping mall, eh! Hell no! 27 Boxes is a unique concept – made entirely out of shipping containers, this place is far from the bustling, glitzy malls of the city, that seem to kill all the joy I might ever have for shopping. Inspired by the … Continue reading 27 Boxes – A ‘Contained’ Shopping Experience!

Just Another Day in the Bush – Kruger National Park

K and I have been to Kruger several times now and it’s always a great experience. We stayed in a beautiful chalet at the Kruger Park Lodge in Hazyview. The place is only a 15mins drive from the Phabeni Gate, making it just perfect for an early morning start in the park. Here are a few pictures from this trip. I have written about the … Continue reading Just Another Day in the Bush – Kruger National Park

Of Whisky Tastings, Craft Beers and the Art of Food – My Two Days in Dullstroom

Dullstroom is a tiny village in Mpumalanga, about 2.5hrs from Joburg. Well known for trout fishing, this village seems to spring to life with city people over holidays and long weekends. Since we had a few days to spare, K and I decided to check it out after the long weekend was over. We arrived there on a Tuesday, when most of the crowds had left. … Continue reading Of Whisky Tastings, Craft Beers and the Art of Food – My Two Days in Dullstroom

Dolphin View Chalets, Storms River

When planning a road-trip with a canine, especially one as young and boisterous as mine, one has to be very careful whilst selecting the right accommodation. So when I was finalising the Easter weekend trip to the Tsitsikamma (you can read about the trip here and here), I realised that I would need a place where Mia, our dog, could run freely and be ok if … Continue reading Dolphin View Chalets, Storms River