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Paraíso Escapar – La idílica Al Maya isla y Resort, Abu Dhabi

In by Louise van Niekerk

Rodeado de aguas azules deslumbrantes y playas de arena blanca, Al Maya Island y Resort es un paradisíaco paraíso escapar del ajetreo y el bullicio de la ajetreada vida de la ciudad. Bienvenido al paraiso! Situado a 9 km de la Corniche de Abu Dhabi, a 20 minutos en barco es todo lo necesario para llegar a este lugar aislado …

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El paraíso sin salir de casa

In by Louise van Niekerk

Si hay un lugar que debería ser el centro de la felicidad, es el espacio habitable en el exterior. Como el gran Anton Chekhov dijo una vez: “La gente no se da cuenta de si es invierno o verano cuando está feliz”. Y es cierto. Hay pocas cosas mejores que los interminables días de relax (con sus diversas formas y …

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The Benefits of a Thatched Roof

In Inspiración Al Aire Libre by Louise van Niekerk

Once used as a popular roofing material because of the readily availability of reeds and straw, the many benefits of a thatched roof contribute to make this form of roofing not only one of the oldest in the world, but also one of the best! Radiating a touch of nature, ambience and undeniable beauty, there’s a distinct stylish charm that …

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TanE Timber Treatment – why we use it

In Nuevos Productos by Louise van Niekerk

Timber is the most widely used building material in the world – it’s versatile, environmentally friendly, lightweight and affordable and with the proper timber treatment, can last for many years. Timber plays an important role in our construction process and makes out a big percentage of Cape Reed structures. In order for us to ensure a high-quality, durable product, all …

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Spain's Gran Melia Don Pepe Renovated for Summer

In Proyectos Completados, Destinos De Viaje by Louise van Niekerk

The 5-star luxury Hotel Gran Meliá Don Pepe, situated at the foot of the Sierra Blanca mountain range recently had their penthouse gazebos renovated just in time for the summer rush to the Costa del Sol. The original brezo roof covers of the existing gazebos were completely removed and replaced with the much more durable cape reed thatch. To finish …