…By any other name would smell as sweet? When it comes to my neighbourhood wines, names are carefully selected and a perfect representation of the vineyard, property, family and winemaker. A wine label with a good story has my attention in equal measures to the wine. At the Elim Wine Festival winemaker Conrad Vlok led… Read More What’s in a name? That which we call a wine.
The West Coast of South Africa is dry and barren. Yet, it’s rich in culture and has some unexpected surprises. One is Club Mykonos just outside Langebaan. Club Mykonos is a replica of its Greek namesake. It offers a weekend escape for those unable to make it to the real thing. Orange sunrises are followed… Read More West Coast Wonders #weskus
Sunrises happens. Every day there’s a new one. It arrives without ceremony. Witnessing this daily wonder fills me with new hope and makes me optimistic about what could be. This photo above was taken and shared by my amazing mom, Helena Kröhn, who took her Labrador Tabitha for an early morning walk along the Saldanha… Read More A New Day, A New Dawn
Wanting to get away for a quick break I left Hermanus and headed for Langebaan on the West Coast. With a place to stay on the beachfront this was a easy decision and three hours later I arrived in time to see the sun dipping spectacularly into the Atlantic leaving only a golden glow. The… Read More West Coast Weekend #weskus
When you are on the West Coast you have an opportunity to let your hair down and forget about city rules. No heels and make-up required. West Coast living is easy and slow but the food is good. The following are my top five recommendations of what to eat when you are on the West… Read More Top Five West Coast Must-Eats