Abu Dhabi is often thought of as a transit hub for people traveling to South East Asia, or Australia, or as location for business, and although it is the capital of the UAE it is less likely to be chosen as a holiday destination due to the competition it faces from its little sister Dubai, however […]

Porsche Centre Lagos Whilst the average African will probably drive a Nissan, Toyota or a Kia, those with the disposable income and the preference for luxury will usually choose something from the luxury European market. The affluent African will generally be seen driving a Mercedes, Range Rover, Porsche, Audi or BMW, with the odd Bentley […]

Luxury within the African market is often derived into those looking for that extra bit of comfort, and those who looking for extravagance, where Africa is concerned this can be seen as consuming several bottles of champagne, traveling to London or Dubai to shop, to purchasing luxury cars and private jets. The luxury market is […]

Rated Star Beauty Awards best moisturiser for 2012, Elemis Pro-Collagen Marine Cream is our recommended must have. We first sampled this little piece of heaven as part of the British Airways on-flight amenity/goodie bag and have to say it is currently our favourite moisturiser. Although branded as an Anti-Ageing cream, the product still provides good results […]

Italian shoe designer Giuseppe Zanotti has become yet another luxury designer brand to launch an ‘African queen collection‘, the fashion industry has seen collections previously launched by the likes of Yves Saint Laurent and Louis Vuitton. The designer who is a favourite amongst the shoe elite, and worn by a  host of celebrities has launched the […]

The New York Times published it’s list of ‘the 46 Places to go in 2013‘, and number 4 on that list was Accra, the capital of Ghana in West Africa. Ghana has long had the reputation of being one of the most safe and stable countries on the African continent, in 2011 had the fastest […]

Johannesburg Skyline, Wikipedia The 25 African cities to watch, the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) identify the key growing economies within the African market in their report ‘Africa Cities Rising’. Tripoli, Libya Johannesburg, South Africa Cape Town, South Africa Durban, South Africa Khartoum, Sudan Tunis, Tunisia Algiers, Algeria Casablanca, Morocco Cairo, Egypt Alexandria, Egypt Lagos, Nigeria […]