On TUBE-OLOGY 101

The London underground (or the tube, as we plebs like to call it): Indispensable, yet detrimental to the soul. A parallel universe where only one rule applies: There are no rules. As a veteran of an estimated 7 000 journeys on this necessary evil, I have seen absolutely everything – and have gathered enough knowledge […]
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The Sable International Cape Town Funny Festival in London

Event Details & Location Event Date 29-Sep-2017 19:00 Location Leicester Square Theatre The Cape Town Funny Festival in London, now in its 4th year will run for 3 nights at Leicester Square Theatre. Cape Town’s leading comedy stars, including Alan Committie, Marc Lottering, Dylan Skews, Mark Palmer and Daniel Mpilo Richards are on the line-up. […]
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Nedbank South African Charity Golf Day Celebrations

The Nedbank South African Charity Golf Day will celebrate its 20th anniversary on Friday 15 September 2017 at Burhill Golf Club in Surrey, England. To date they have distributed more than £1.8 million (GBP) to registered South African charity beneficiaries. This year alone, with a committee that operates voluntarily, they anticipate to fundraise more than […]
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Londoners get a taste of South African food

South African cuisine takes centre stage at a restaurant in London. Situated near Buckingham Palace, bbar serves everything from boerewors to bunny chow. A hop and a skip away from Buckingham Palace in London lies bbar, a cocktail bar and restaurant offering an array of South African dishes. Think bobotie springrolls, biltong, chakalaka, boerewors and […]
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What you need to know about a tax-free savings income.

The allowance means that the first £1,000 interest on savings income for basic rate taxpayers (taxable income up to £33,500) is tax-free. For higher-rate taxpayers (taxable income up to £150,000) the PSA is £500. Anyone earning over £150,000 does not benefit from the new PSA. In addition, any taxpayers whose total taxable income is less […]
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Eltham Palace – The Art Deco Jewel In London’s Crown – private tour

Join us on a private tour to the beautiful and entirely unique Eltham Palace. For centuries a Royal Palace sat atop of a hill overlook beautiful countryside and more latterly in the leafy London suburbs. There is nowhere else quite like Eltham Palace where the Medieval meets the Art Deco. Join us on a private […]
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Shanchuan – Stay Near London Heathrow Airport

Featuring free WiFi, a restaurant and a barbecue, Shanchuan offers accommodations in Hounslow, just 3.5 km from Osterley Park. You will find a kettle in the room. For your comfort, you will find slippers, free toiletries and a hairdryer. There is a shared kitchen at the property. The bed and breakfast also provides car rental. […]
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Heathrow Lodge – Stay Near London Heathrow Airport

With a free morning airport shuttle transfer to Heathrow terminals between 06:00 and 10:30, Monday to Saturday mornings, Heathrow Lodge is just 10 minutes’ drive from each terminal at Heathrow Airport. The en-suite rooms include tea/coffee making facilities and a flat-screen TV. Budget rooms are set in a building adjacent to the main building and […]
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Jolly Waggoner – Stay Near London Heathrow Airport.

Situated a 5-minute drive from Heathrow Airport but close to transport links to Central London, Jolly Waggoner offers accommodation with an adjacent restaurant and bar. Free WiFi is accessible throughout the property, and free parking is possible on site. Each room here will provide guests with a TV with satellite channels. Each room is en […]
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London to Stratford-Upon-Avon, Costswolds, and Bicester Village: including a stop at otherworldly shopping haven, Bicester Village

This 10 hour small-group tour (shared, max 16 people) is a perfect mixture of literary history and shopping indulgence. Our guaranteed small group size ensures a relaxed introduction to two of the prettiest river-side towns and villages of England, Stratford-Upon-Avon and Bourton-on-the-water. Our tour will end in an afternoon of luxury, discounted shopping. A perfect […]
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