Archives for July 2011

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THE GRAND CAFE AND BEACH, GRANGER BAY, CAPE TOWN

I know you are going to be jealous when I tell you that we the MANICTRAVELLERS are off to experience the delights of THE GRAND CAFE AND BEACH in Granger Baytomorrow!!! Yep! For lunch and some of their own pink Sparkling wine!! oohhh!!! I can’t wait!  So the Sun BETTER come out tomorrow! Set on […]

MODERN CONTEMPORARY HOUSE FOR SALE IN NORWOOD, SANDTON, GAUTENG, SA

PRICE –  A STEAL AT R3 100 000 (offers from R2 999 999 will be considered)   A spectacular home, ideal for a family or diplomat is offered for sale – owner requires a smaller home. Entertainers dream. Close to shopping malls, shops, schools and few minutes drive from the heart of Sandton the most famous and […]

Hotel Astrid Paris, France

Hotel Astrid – Paris, France: Location 27 Avenue Carnot, Paris Price from : €149 per person Type: Boutique Hotel Stars: 3 Awards: Wesbsite: www.hotelastridparis.fr Hotel Astrid a boutique hotel in an historic building recently renovated only a few steps away from the Arc de Triomphe. This hotel is a haven of peace in the heart […]

COMING THIS WEEK 25 JULY 2011 – THS MAGAZINE

Watch this space for our THS MAGAZINE full of great places to stay suggestions from the unusual to romantic to outright crazy, as well as great new MUST HAVE luxury items mostly for travel and culinary items but I can guarantee you some totally unrelated luxury items as I am a sucker for all things […]

Sutherland Hotel – What a place for a party!

Are you a biker, or planning a stag party or good old fashioned party with mates, then you simply must head out to the heart of the beautiful Karoo in South Africa, the middle of nowhere we everything grow exactly to two foot nothing! Apart from being seismically speaking the most stable place on earth […]

The TAJ Hotel and We Love Real Beer team together for a gastronomically exciting evening 29 July 2011.

Next week if you are in Cape Town – I have just uncovered a MUST DO for you to attend!  Tiny and I will be there, for sure!  A Beer tasting of a range of unique beers from number of micro breweries including Camelthorn Brewing Company, Darling, Jack Black and Napier Breweries to name a […]

Camelthorn Brewing Company

Watch the Video: Creating a Green Thai Curry and Yellowtail in a lime and chilli sauce paired with Camelthorn beers Watch the video: Presentation and Tasting of the final product I have always been a beer lover and have tasted beers from around the world.  Some have been to put it pleasantly, tasteless others taste […]

Beer tasting 101

Beer in its purist form consists of 3 ingredients Malt (Malted barley) Water Hops Toasting the excellence of beer   The process of making beer is highly technical and methodical in order to create a consistently top quality product. I am not covering the topic of beer brewing here but rather giving a small insight […]

Yellowtail in a lime and chilli sauce

Watch the Video: Creating a Green Thai Curry and Yellowtail in a lime and chilli sauce paired with Camelthorn Brewing Company beers Watch the video: Presentation and Tasting of the final product Yellowtail in a lime and chilli sauce This is an amazing recipe that is so simple yet so tasty and guys the ladies […]