Earth, Tree, Bean, Bar

Earth, Tree, Bean, Bar

Jerry Toth has a simple goal. From deep in the rainforests of Ecuador, he wants to reboot the world’s relationship with dark chocolate. Provided you have $385 to spare, that is.

From Muizies to Mozam

From Muizies to Mozam

If you want to eat prawns in Cape Town, there's only one place any self-respecting local will tellyou to head for. To Muizenberg, to pay homage to the self-proclaimed queen of prawns...

Fruits of the Forest

Fruits of the Forest

There’s a certain frisson of excitement at the dinner table when you realise that your meal could kill you. Welcome to the delights of mushroom-hunting...

Grapes, glass and Glenelly

Grapes, glass and Glenelly

Hidden away in Idas Valley beyond Stellenbosch lies one of the most remarkable tales of winelands transformation. Say hello to the world of Madame May-Eliane de Lencquesaing...

Hidden treasure

Hidden treasure

Forget cocktails with umbrellas in them: for a fine wine experience in paradise, head straight for Constance Halaveli in the Maldives...

High-flying design

High-flying design

From cutting-edge airports to metro systems that combine both form and function, today’s globetrotting jetsetters are being treated to a feast of great design.

Home on the road

Home on the road

In hindsight, perhaps the Bainskloof Pass wasn't the best place to learn how to drive a campervan, but after a day or two carrying my home on my back throug the winelands of the Breedekloof I can see the attraction of motorhome holidays... 

Into the desert

Into the desert

Richard Holmes braves the pitch and yaw of small planes to soak up the remarkable beauty of two far-flung safari camps in northern Namibia.

Island style

Island style

Richard Holmes discovers a corner of the Seychelles that dishes up everything from golf to gastronomy in five-star style.

Who is OnAnotherPlane...

RIchard Holmes headshot web smallRichard Holmes is a freelance travel, food and lifestyle writer based in Cape Town, South Africa. His work on African and international destinations has appeared in a wide range of consumer publications both in South Africa and abroad.