Protea Hotel Ranch Resort – Polokwane

Were you aware that Polokwane has an airport? I wasn’t until I was booked on the (roughly) 35 minute flight from Joburg to the capital of the Limpopo Province via the Polokwane International Airport.   We were greeted by lots of little children waving at us from the airport. Apparently, that’s not a daily occurrence…

Walking with Lions: Botlierskop Private Game Reserve

A true escape into a real African gem! I happened to come across this special on Groupon and was very excited so jumped at the opportunity as I have never been on a real Safari retreat. Botlierskop is a 4 star private game lodge situated between Outeniqua Mountains and the Indian ocean, in the heart…

Absolute indulgence at the One & Only Spa

In this busy business of life, I feel it is essential to take some time out and just spoil yourself every now and then. I had just finished with my one job and had a week off before throwing myself into a new job. With this one week of unemployment I thought it would be…