Discovering Dar es Salaam

By | 2017-05-05T16:11:02+00:00 September 18th, 2015|Africa, People, The Fabulous, Travel, Travel in Africa|

Discovering Dar es Salaam - a Taste of the Real Dar A mini guide on Uncovering Dar es Salaam for a first time visitor Dar es Salaam street life With more than five million residents (the guide books under-quote the numbers, I’m told), Dar es Salaam, the “House of Peace” is recognised as [...]

Your Childhood Home – Going Back There

By | 2017-04-06T17:35:15+00:00 March 28th, 2015|Africa, Featured Articles, Holidays, Home, People, Portfolio, Published, South Africa, The Fabulous|

Returning to your childhood home - my journey Ishay Govender-Ypma reflects on her returning to your childhood home, the changes that make visiting difficult and the constant pull to return. For Visi Magazine. Each year I return to our family home that rests at the bottom of steep road. The suburb has faded somewhat into [...]

Barcelona Bites – Beyond the Ramblas

By | 2017-05-05T16:55:36+00:00 May 13th, 2013|As Seen On, Europe, Featured Articles, Food & Travel, Holidays, Portfolio, The Fabulous, Travel, Travel in Europe|

An eater's guide to Barcelona, that will take you away from the Ramblas and the typical touristy spots.

Culinary Exploration of Cape Town with the Irish Food Board (Bord Bia)

By | 2017-05-05T16:56:01+00:00 May 6th, 2013|Africa, As Seen On, Food & Travel, People, Portfolio, The Fabulous, Travel, Travel in Africa|

Culinary Exploration of Cape Town with the Irish Food Board (Bord Bia) - one week to savour Cape Town, I share the images of the tour I created.

Eat Out Conference 2012: Interview Margot Janse Chef of the Year

By | 2017-04-07T17:57:33+00:00 November 29th, 2012|Food, Portfolio, Restaurants, The Fabulous|

A brief summary of the Eat Out Conference and an interview with Margot Janse Chef of the Year 2012...P.s these lads aren't Margot. Click to view a pic of her..........

All I want for Christmas – House & Leisure Christmas Gift Guide 2012

By | 2017-04-07T17:58:40+00:00 November 21st, 2012|As Seen On, Portfolio, The Fabulous|

I was honoured to be asked to contribute to the House & Leisure Christmas gift guide. I have been looking at the gift guides since I was a teen at Uni, in awe. It always seemed such a 'grown up' thing to be asked your personal recommendation. You'll find items across price points here.