I have over ten years experience as a writer and editor. Formerly, the online editor of GQ and Glamour South Africa, I now reside in New York.
A wave of designers are reviving the region's rich artisan traditions
Johannesburg, the creative contendor
Gallery openings big and small help to cement a city's cultural clout
A respectful restoration of a rundown modernist masterwork, the six-room Casa Pani has become a home away from home for creative thinkers
The lion's share
As African travel picks back up, safari companies are creating ultra-bespoke and totally private experiences, giving travelers the freedom to call the shots way out in the wild.
Driving along a road less travelled reveals South Africa’s charms. We start the ignition to take you from roadside craft shops to homely inns and pretty pit stops. Get your kicks on Route 62.
Reimagined as a showcase for African art and design, Xigera puts a sophisticated spin on the safari vacation
Lay of the land
As a typically sulky teenager, Mary Holland didn’t always appreciate her family’s vacations to the South African bush. But with time comes perspective—and now, an insatiable love of the untamed
What's the word
In Johannesburg, an architect couple's re-envisioned midcentury home makes a concrete statement
How an unplanned gallery for upcoming artists expanded across a residential Cape Town block
Into the wild
A multiday walking safari in a Kenyan conservation area presents a more sustainable model that benefits animals and locals alike
There's something about Merida
Lured by majestic old haciendas and a vibrant artistic energy, creative visionaries are flocking to the Mexican city–and staying for good
My Last Meal: Gabriela Camara
The famed Mexican chef on her early culinary influences, rediscovering traditional Aztec ingredients and introducing seasonal produce and fresh seafood to Mexico City with her revolutionary restaurant Contramar.
South African Style
A new wave of South African designers is making the country's fashion industry into a powerhouse of creativity and chic
The Swartland Secret
Innovative wines and a stunning landscape are two reasons to visit one of South Africa’s most exciting wine regions.
Africa's wildlife could be trampled by COVID
With international tourism at a standstill, the people and animals that rely on conservation’s
dollars are critically vulnerable.