Foodie & Lifestyle

Cape Town – Peninsula

Cape Town is a very special place to live and a very special place to love. In my opinion it should be one of the chosen……..

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QueenB! in Bologna – Italy

This beautiful ancient medieval city holds a very special place in my heart. Rich in history, art, music, architecture, museums and lifestyle…..

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Turkey – Türkbükü or Göltürkbükü

Turkey’s most stylish hideaway, Türkbükü (or Göltürkbükü), is a small bay about an hour’s drive away from Bodrum’s city center.  This popular destination attracts a……..

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Turkey – Day trip on a Gulet

The Gulet is a modern adaptation of a traditional Mediterranean sailing yacht and the name comes from the Italian word ‘gouletta’. Gulets are produced in Turkey from Aegean pine with wide decks and large cabins below and vary in size from 14 to 35 meters……

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Turkey – Yalikavak Bodrum

Yalıkavak sits on the Aegean coast of Turkey, on the northern side of Bodrum. Inhabited since around the second millennium BCE, this quiet,…..

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Delaire Graff Estate

Lawrence Graff an English jeweler of international magnitude, has the reputation for being the King of Diamonds because…..

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Babylonstoren revisited

Once again I visited the enchanting Babylonstoren……

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La Petite Dauphine – Franschoek

There is nothing small about La Petite Dauphine – in an understated grand way, La Petite Dauphine is a precious little gem…..

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Southern Wind

I was honored when I was asked to Christen a Swiss friends 102 footer yacht. Southern Wind Shipyard, built this magnificent customised luxury racing yacht and now, she will set sail at the end of the month to her new home, on the Med……

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Restaurants with too much Buzz

The Mother City is home to a wide and wonderful range of top chefs and sous-chefs de cuisine. Cape Town is abuzz with new and…..

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