“The world is a book, and those who do not travel

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Saint Augustine

Sharing my thoughts on food, travel, life and anything that grabs my interest.


Kalay Maistry's Blog | South Africa

“The jaw is our best tool to


philosophical knowledge.”



“Be like Curious George, start with a question and look under the yellow hat to find

what's there.”

  James Collins

May 28, 2018

Experiencing the beautiful land and history of southern Tasmania through the lens of whisky production was epic! Meeting distillery owners and master distillers in person is an honour. The tour was a very personal experience – far from the madding crowds and tourism on...

May 5, 2018

Off the beaten path, Tasmania offers unexpected but awesome experiences.

October 15, 2017

Perched on a hill side, sitting in harmony amongst the natural splendour that characterises the Makuleke Park is The Outpost. A sleek and modern luxury lodge, offering panoramic views of the Luvuvhu River. There are 12 stand alone, spacious suites on offer, featuring t...

June 6, 2017

Nature reserves, beaches, lush hills, several world class golfing venues and an endless supply of sunshine, defines this stretch of the Kwazulu Natal South Coast.

April 11, 2017

I recently went on a family holiday to the Kruger National Park. Call it what you will: a bush break, safari or outdoor adventure. The trip was both a break from the everyday pressures of adulting and a memorable adventure.

January 20, 2017

My favourite of all the churches in Lalibela is Biet Giyorgis (House of St. George). When you first get to it, standing above looking down, it is just a perfectly put together building and a testament to the power of faith. Words will never do Biet Giyorgis justice; it...

January 16, 2017

“Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.” Buddha

Our spontaneous trip to Bangkok, was aimed purely at food travel and enjoying the country’s many culinary offering, in between all our amazing meals,  we also expe...

January 7, 2017

Within the Gheralta Mountain range is Abuna Yemata Guh – nerves of steel, polished cliff face, act of faith, soaring, church in the sky – some of the descriptors thrown up during a Google search.  Locals say Abuna Yemata Guh was built in the 5th century, historians, sa...

January 7, 2017

A short walk from the main road, through a dense canopy of trees, we found Jinbar Falls.  From a vantage point, that places you above birds of prey, Jinbar and the Geech Abyss canyon into which its water tumbles are visually breath-taking! There are no official statist...

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