Menorca Experimental Hotel in Spain

Article by: Yellowtrace

On the island of Menorca, as yet unscathed by an overrun of tourists, the Experimental Group have opened their latest outpost. The Menorca Experimental Hotel sits on 30 hectares of green, tranquil land, within a revamped 19th century ‘finca’, or agricultural estate. The whitewashed compound was carefully restored by a team of local craftsmen, under the guidance of French interior designer Dorothee Meilichzon.

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Create a braai room that marries style and practicality


Article by: Basis Furniture 

Braai rooms have been a feature in South African homes since the 1980s. This  doesn’t mean that some South Africans (and probably other nationalities) have not been cooking their meat indoors since the dawn of time but, simply, that the official existence of “a braai room” or “binnebraai” as a recognised part of a home’s design came to the fore a few decades ago. Today, “braai rooms” are often considered a core part of home floorplans.

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Tips for your garden this Autumn

Article by: Tanya Visser

Known by most South Africans as the television presenter of the Home Channel’s popular show, The Gardener, Tanya Visser still considers herself a regular gardener by profession who’s taken on lots of additional ‘day jobs’ in order to do what she loves best. Tanya shares some tips on how to keep your garden growing through Autumn.

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