Lux Afrique Polo Day hits the mark in celebrating Africa’s rich diversity

All roads led to the Hurtwood Polo Club in London on 30th July for the 4th annual Lux Afrique Polo Day, which was nothing short of an opulent showcase and celebration of black excellence. Although, ‘the sport of kings’ and…

A look into Nigeria’s champagne consumption

French Champagne has categorically become the top alcoholic beverage of the elite in Nigeria; it has found its way into this chart as their consumption of the luxury drink has taken them there. In July 2015, at the luxury and…

The new wave of Young African Luxury Fashion Designers

Watch out, there’s a new wave of Young African luxury brands in town who are paving the way for other young African designers and are making fashion statements around the globe. Luxury brands like Rich Mnisi, Inga Atelier, Thebe Magugu,…

A little throwback to Lux Afrique Polo Day

The day was nothing short of eventful with the African team (led by the illustrious Neku Atawodi – also known as Africa’s “Polo Queen”) meeting their match in their non-African competitors. Nonetheless, the spirits remained high as the focus turned…

Top Nigerian polo clubs you should consider watching the Sport of Kings

I have always perceived the polo game to be a fashionable one. With athletic, strapping looking men clothed in well-tailored light in weight outfit, riding a mix of fast horses and taking swings with their mallets, Polo is indeed a…

The ‘street fashion’ to enlightenment with Yinka Ash

Youth, an essential component of revolution that cannot and will not be overlooked- and the fashion revolution is no exception. Yinka Ash, the Nigerian fashion designer and creative genius behind Ashluxe knows this to be true, describing his own work…

Looking back at the 2018 Lux Afrique Polo Day

The inaugural edition of this event will showcase top international polo players from across Africa going head to head in an exhilarating match of polo. Each year, the event will strive to showcase the different up and coming teams from…

Dine with giraffes at one of Africa’s most lush lodges in Nairobi

Hotel staff often offer a set of instructions to guests when they check in, usually about hotel amenities, meal times, and nearby attractions. Less common is a security briefing. Guests should refrain from leaving the raised area around the main…

A little taste of France at Coco Safar in Cape Town

The concept was conceived in New York, designed in Toronto and made in Cape Town and is known as Coco Safar.  It combines the finest Michelin-star quality patisserie, baked goods and café style food, paired with world class Third Wave…

Some of Africa’s best five-star spas for the ultimate indulgence

Looking to treat yourself? You have got to check out Africa’s best five star spas. From Morocco to South Africa, there are some incredible spots to indulge. For the ultimate escape, here are five African spas that will leave you floating…