Court proceedings for former South African president Jacob Zuma have been pushed back to Feb. 4 as his legal team says it will appeal a ruling dismissing its attempt to halt prosecution for good. … [Read more...] about Delay in ex-South African leader’s case as appeal planned
Outbreak african swine fever
My love for Mallorca is very well documented in this blog. It is an island I have visited over 20 times (I kid you not) and I try to make a special effort to return every year. Why? Because I still feel I haven’t scratched its surface – there is always something more to see or do (or not do at all) in the largest of Spain’s Balearic Islands. The hotel is very well known, as it was previously owned by Richard Branson. It is located in Deia, in the north-west coast of Mallorca (around 45 mins from Palma de Mallorca, the island’s capital). This little town is very special as it is a UNESCO World Heritage village, at the heart of the Tramuntana mountain range. As you can probably gather, the setting is quite spectacular. … [Read more...] about Lux Hotel Review: Belmond La Residencia, Mallorca
On a slightly grey day, we hired a car and took a winding road up into the mountains, rising quickly out of the coastal cloud and breeze to stillness, cicadas and beating sun in the beautiful village of Teror, famous for an apparition of the Virgin Mary in a pine tree. … [Read more...] about If you want sun, good food and culture then head to Gran Canaria
My top suggestion for a fabulous dinner spot would be the Coyote Cafe. This is an elegant eatery which features local, Southwestern cuisine. I’d recommend starting off at their rooftop bar with delicious cocktails. Coyote Cafe is easily one of Santa Fe’s most renowned restaurants because of their creative menu by celebrity chef Mark Miller. Start with their Seared Diver Scallops and then try either their Telicherry Peppered Elk Tenderloin or the mouthwatering Pan-Seared Sea Bass as your main course. You cannot leave without ordering their Banana Cream Pie or Caramel Creme Brûlée. … [Read more...] about A Weekend Guide to Santa Fe, New Mexico
“Today I was deeply saddened to hear about the death of a patient who had this illness,” said Dr. Monica Bharel, Massachusetts public health commissioner. “We are investigating these cases as quickly as possible and working with our federal partners to better understand this outbreak.” … [Read more...] about First vaping-related death reported in Mass.