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Italy With Kids: Cisigliana

Over the past few weeks Italy has been taking serious strain. After three trips to the country, including our extended 3 week holiday last year, my heart truly belongs in this beautiful…

The Honest Expat: Gillian in the UK

Today is the turn of Gill, a South African expat living in the UK, to share her Honest Expat story… Gill and her husband, Grant, are in their fifties. They moved over…

Italy With Kids: Walking tour of Venice

On the last morning of our 3 week holiday in Italy I had planned a surprise for the whole family… I kept the fact that we were going to be doing a…

Italy With Kids: Walking tour of Venice

On the last morning of our 3 week holiday in Italy I had planned a surprise for the whole family… I kept the fact that we were going to be doing a…

WIN a LINDOR chocolate hamper for Valentines Day

If you were to ask me what I wanted for Valentines Day… THIS hamper would be right up there along with flowers (roses or an orchid), pretty pyjamas and an evening together…

Beautiful Blaauwklippen

I recently had the very good fortune of spending 24 hours on the beautiful Blaauwklippen Wine Estate, my very first visit to the farm! Located in Stellenbosch, just off the R44, Blaauwklippen is…