Family Fun at Cathedral Peak

Family Fun at Cathedral Peak

From The Midlands you can view the Drakensburg Mountains in the distance.  They were snow-capped this time of year (August), but we were reliably informed that actually the weather should be warmer in the mountains than down in the farming ...
The Midlands & Fordoun

The Midlands & Fordoun

Now what can be more off putting than getting off of a longhaul flight and then telling two tired, but excited children that they now have a 4 – 5 hour car journey ahead!  Don’t do it, come up with ...
Amanda’s Magical Machangulo

Amanda’s Magical Machangulo

Feeling rested and ready for a bit of activity, we met for breakfast before being shown around the rest of Machangulo Beach Lodge by Christiaan, our incredibly passionate and enthusiastic host.  This show round enabled us to fully appreciate and ...

Meet Mugo Maringa – Country Director Tanzania, Serena Hotels

  Serena Hotels was delighted to welcome back into the fold Mr Mugo Maringa, who took over the role of Serena’s Country Director Tanzania on 1 October 2015.  Claire caught up with him at World Travel Market for a quick ...
24 Hours in Constantia

24 Hours in Constantia

We arrived into glorious sunshine - not bad for winter in Cape Town! Table Mountain was visible in all her glory and the Cape Town suburbs were looking lush. It was a very easy and quick journey from the airport to Glen Avon Lodge - a mere 25 minutes and we were turning off of Strawberry Lane in Constantia and buzzing on the intercom to enter the courtyard at the lodge.