An Oasis in Sandton – Burkleigh House

  Recently Tiny and I were in Johannesburg for a rather long seminar which necessitated us being confined to the monotony of a chain hotel in the heart of Sandton, which as you know are generally somewhat soulless albeit enormously practical and cost effective – at least that is what I had assumed; until by […]

Signal Restaurant at The Cape Grace Hotel Cape Town

  With the backdrop of Devil’s Peak and Table Mountain, the cool Atlantic sea breeze whistling between the many luxurious yacht moored by the terraces and the call of the odd cheeky seal makes the iconic new lady of Cape Town the most desirable place to hang out – The Cape Grace Hotel! What an […]

Our next road trip about to start!!!

We are really looking forward to our next road trip due to start early next week – can’t wait!!  some very interesting and exciting adventure lined up… Leaving Cape Town and traversing through the Karoo with a few pit stops, sleep overs and culinary experiences along the way toward Gauteng and once there we will be […]

Lots of interesting stories coming…..

Tiny and I have recently been on a an amazing trip around South Africa and have experienced some truly delightful culinary explosions… From Lesotho, Eastern Cape, Karoo and West Coast and culinary delights from some of the finest Cape restaurants as well as some delicious wines – certainly our flavour of the month is Bosmans […]

Italy Luxurious Inspired Leadership Retreat

Luxurious Inspired Leadership Retreat, Nov 9-13, Italy. Hosted by Grace Kelly, Led and Instructed by Certified Demartini Facilitator, Tanya Cross with a work shop facilitated by Tiny and Judy. • Are you earning enough only to get by as you pursue your 9-5,when you could be earning so much more doing what you really love? […]

A Divine Plot for Sale on the BEST dam overlooking the Fairway at Gowrie Golf and Trout Fishing Farm KZN Midlands

          We have a delightful 1 600sqm plot for sale on the BEST dam at the Gowrie Golf and Trout Fishing Farm in Nottingham Road in the KZN Midlands. It is the only one of its kind on the market and considered to be one of the top 4 BEST sites on the […]

Interview with Erik Wolf, President & CEO of International Culinary Tourism Association

Being fascinated with Culinary Tourism as we are at THS Magazine I did an internet search a couple of years ago to see if anyone else out there was equally interested; as I really believed that this was a vastly underestimated sector of the tourism industry. It was then I fell upon the International Culinary […]


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 […]

Michael Fridjhon Wine Experience

This is an event never to miss. Tiny and I started  going to this event in 2005, (it is now in its 14th year) and no matter where we were in the world we would make our way to the bright light of Johannesburg city for a decadent weekend of the MOST amazing wines and […]

Travel and sleep in the 5 biggest hotels in the world

There are so many different types of hotels all over the world, from small boutique and privately owned hotels to the multi national corporates such as Hilton, Best Western and Radisson have ever wondered what the largest hotels around the world are? I think it would be an interesting idea for a tour, so I […]