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Hout Bay Manor

6 Jan

Hout Bay Manor View

A generous gift from my in-laws gave me a real taste of “the good life” recently.  My (brand new) husband and I were lucky enough to spend a night in the exquisite Hout Bay Manor boutique hotel and enjoy some serious indulgence and rejuvenation. The first thing that struck me about Hout Bay Manor is […]

Mozambique Honeymoon Part 2 – Tofo, Inhambane

4 Jan

Tofo Beach

Tofo beach must be one of the most beautiful in the world with a picture-perfect  white sand, crystal clear WARM water, palm trees, and surprisingly uncrowded.  We stayed at the Casa Barry Lodge in a rustic one room reed casita (chalet), right next to the beach (as pretty much everything is in Tofo).   We got […]

Mozambique Honeymoon Part 1 – Barra, Inhambane

3 Jan

Flamingo Bay

Mozambique is a land of contradictions and astounding natural beauty (on land and beneath the sea!).  Inhambane is overwhelmingly rural and poor, but with pockets of renovation and luxury all over.  Cheese is hard to come by, but giant tiger prawns are available on your doorstep (literally) for next-to-nothing prices.  It was the perfect “exotic” […]