Brandy Review: Klipdrift

Somehow, between last weekend and this weekend I became an Adult. No seriously, I drank Brandy on it's own. As an evening sipper. I mean the last time I drank Brandy I was a teenager and we were mixing it with anything and everything we could. What did you order at clubs? Brandy and Coke. …

Event Review: Whisky Live Festival – Suncoast Casino

Well. Where do I start? The Whisky Live Festival was held at Suncoast Casino in Durban. This is an Event that has gained quite a following over the years. The folks in JHB and CPT have been lucky enough to attend this event over the last 13 years, while the newbies in Durban have been …

Guesthouse Review: The Fever Tree – Hluhluwe Zululand – South Africa

Yet another fantastic stay at The Fever Tree.  Isn't it funny, how we always expect something to change or go wrong when we stay at one place several times? Yet, every time I arrive at The Fever Tree in Hluhluwe, I feel like I have arrived home. By some miracle the tranquil atmosphere remains a …

Dubai & Abu Dhabi – Part 1 – Mines Bigger Than Yours…

One of the things that outright struck me about Dubai and Abu Dhabi, and something that will strike yourselves is the sheer size. I mean, yes there is the all knowing and powerful Burj Khalifah, but I'm talking about everything else. I come from Kwa-Zulu Natal in South Africa, we have big things. Huge mountains, and …