An Art Gallery Lunch

As much as it is nice to dress up and go somewhere fancy to eat, sometimes all you want is to relax on a sunny Saturday afternoon, whilst sitting against the backdrop of simulating Zambian art and with the right amount of shade cover from a 100-year-old frangipani tree. 37 D Gallery now offers just…

Wedding Guest at Lilayi Lodge

When you get that wedding invitation, what do you wear? I’m sure not everyone has this problem other than the one major rule of no white obviously, unless it is specified there’s lots of freedom when it comes to putting your look together. One thing you can count on in Zambia is that the weather…

Sushi Goals

Summer in the southern hemisphere is the gift that just keeps on giving but I have been feeling a bit under the weather and had major cabin fever. There was a need to go out and have something to eat other than fruit and juice, besides I was not in the mood for any hot…

Animal Spotting: Kwisoko Game Ranch

I always like mini road trips to somewhere unknown with the thrill of discovery and adventure making it a welcome excuse to put on some make up and leave the house. Kwisoko Game Ranch is right off Leopards Hill Road on Chifwema Road East, Lusaka.It’s a very tranquil place if you are looking for an…

A Crisp Mid Summer’s Day at Bonanza

Summertime always has a lot of social gatherings and events to go to. The Wine Shop had an event a few weeks ago at Bonanza, an introduction of all the new wines and gin that they will be stocking. Most of the exhibitors were from Cape Town. We had a lot of interesting chats about…

Art: 37 D Gallery

I love going to art galleries, having been an art student myself and dabbled in mostly abstract and some life drawing to challenge myself, it is something I really enjoy doing and experiencing I happen to find it calming in a sense and do appreciate another artist’s point of view. The gallery is located in…

Conservation: Cheers to the Elephants

I was invited to a charity event in August to raise funds for wildlife education and conservation through the Game Rangers International inconjunction with the David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation where one of the most memorable moments was having the pleasure of listening to the English soprano Laura Wright belt some tunes.So, I finally made time…

Zambia: The Problem with Misconceptions

With so many myths about Africa in existence, it is often hard to get a realistic view of a continent that is as complex as it is beautiful in its own right. There are many that have a tendency of reducing the planet’s second-largest continent of 54 countries to a single country. Misconceptions, perceptions and generalisations…

Almost Camping at Blue Lagoon National Park

Blue Lagoon is a wildlife sanctuary on the Kafue plains a place without traffic, electricity, running water or phone signal, unless you stand in one particular spot which I couldn’t quite find. It is the perfect place to see the stunning milky way whilst sitting around a camp fire.We were booked at Nakeenda where we…

Lunch at Sugarbush Café

It is always wonderful to go to Sugarbush Café for lunch I always just feel so chilled and zen there. Love the rustic homely feel of it, the whole place is just a cool chill out place especially at the weekend. Located on Leopards hill road and set on a farm, revamped and is very…