South Africa

By Juliet Herd | 28 Sep 2020

We travel to South Africa’s Brookdale Estate to discover one of the most exclusive and abundant wine estates in the world

  The harvest is in full swing at Brookdale Estate private vineyard at the foothills of the Klein Drakenstein Mountains in South Africa’s lush Paarl Valley. There’s a sense ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 14 Jul 2020

South American vineyard Zuccardi Valle de Uco has been voted the World’s Best Vineyard for the second year running

World’s Best Vineyards, which promotes wine tourism around the world, has revealed its Top 50 list of greatest wine tourism destinations in the world for 2020. The list, created by William Reed ... Read More

09 Mar 2020

Is there a better place to be a professional rugby player than the South of France?

It’s safe to say that some places in the world offer professional athletes more culture and cuisine than others. Often, sportsmen go where the money takes them and that could be to the rain of M... Read More

By Freddy Clode | 03 Feb 2020

Tailor-made travel expert Audley Travel shares its guide to the best places to visit on each continent

THE WORLD AT YOUR FEET It may be a small world, with our ability to travel to stunning places never so easy, but for those seeking out unique adventures or exclusive experience there are still plenty ... Read More

By Mark C O'Flaherty | 22 Apr 2019

A family jewel: how family-run Boodles has become England's most historic fine diamond retailer

In a world of mass consumerism, multi-generational artisans in Mayfair are keeping the crafts of their ancestors alive. Away from the high gloss of the corporate-owned window displays, with all their ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 28 Aug 2018

How South African Stellenrust Estate is innovating red wine with Sabi Sabi's unique 'Bush Maturation' process

When Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve opened its doors to tourists seeking sustainable, luxury safari 39 years ago, it knew that any luxury offering would need a wine selection as remarkable as its... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 09 Aug 2018

Sabi Sabi Safari Lodge remembers how Nelson Mandela won a stand off with an elephant

The incredible life of Nelson Mandela – trailblazing civil rights leader, political prisoner and South African president – has been well remembered this year, with an international day of ... Read More

By Marius Borg Høiby | 01 May 2018

Driver Will Bratt on his winning strategy for the Porsche Carrera Cup GB

The ever-popular Porsche Carrera Cup Great Britain – which pits both leading and emerging racers against one another but behind the wheel of the same car, the Porsche 911 – returned to the... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 29 Mar 2018

Monaco Yacht Show commits to saving the world's oceans with Prince Albert's 2018 gala

As the threat of climate change becomes ever more real, governments and businesses alike are being called upon to consider their impact upon our environments. For the cynical, the buzzword of sustaina... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 20 Mar 2018

Award winning private jet company reveals its most unusual charter requests

In the world of private aviation, jet charter can be as much about what you want to travel with as it is your destination. Whether you're relocating and sending your possessions to their new home ... Read More

By Tempus | 30 Nov 2017

Explore the vintages on offer in M Wine Store's new bar in Victoria

With its private members den and 120-cover restaurants below, M Wine Store in London's Victoria is already a go-to destination for fine wine enthusiasts keen to sample boutique wines over dinner. ... Read More

By Tempus | 16 Nov 2017

Rio Ferdinand hopes to inspire the next generation as Aston Martin's newest brand ambassador

Former Manchester United and England star Rio Ferdinand has been announced as the new brand ambassador of luxury car brand Aston Martin. He joins celebrity ambassadors including American Footballer To... Read More

By Tempus | 10 Nov 2017

Storms at sea make for perilous sailing and thrilling views during the Volvo Ocean Race

As Leg 2 of the Volvo Ocean Race – the world's longest and most difficult competitive sailing event – got underway this week, the seven daring teams found themselves battling the eleme... Read More