Villiera, Cabernet Sauvignon 2015

We decided we’ll celebrate the new year with something different so my first bottle of wine this year was a Cabernet Sauvignon (a part of me is a little disappointed that it was not a Merlot.) In actual fact, my first glass of wine for the year was boxed wine but let’s not go there. […]

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Cape Maclear, Malawi

The thought of going to Malawi on holiday had never crossed my mind until early last year when someone in my group of friends suggested we visit Lake Malawi. And so in December my good old friends and I packed our bags and headed to the country previously known as Nyasaland. I of course googled […]

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Ballantine’s Weekends

My partner has a friend who is basically obsessed with Ballantine’s Scotch Whisky. Thanks to him, not only did I get to taste it but we also (on just one occasion) decided to get that instead of the usual Johnnie Walker Black. We’ve spent a good three weekends or so “trying it out” and I think […]

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Highlights from Zimbabwe’s 2019 National Budget

Zimbabwe’s minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mthuli Ncube, presented his national budget statement on the 22nd of November themed “Austerity for Prosperity”. It was focused around the Transitional Stabilisation Program which was launched in October and will run until December 2020. The program was implemented in order to help realise Vision 2030 and it […]

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