Get out and Eat at Perdeberg Paarl

Get out and Eat at Perdeberg Paarl

    I can't think of many things more delightful than driving into the country to a wine farm to eat at its restaurant. One of my favourite places to get away to is Rob Hahn's restaurant called Eat outside Paarl. While he does have, and is well known for...

Enjoy For the Love of Wine Tour package at Van Loveren

Enjoy For the Love of Wine Tour package at Van Loveren

  You will love these unique wine tasting experiences at Van Loveren, Four Cousins and Zandvliet Wine Estate in the beautiful Robertson Valley   Spend the day in the beautiful Robertson valley and take advantage of this new package.   Visit Van Loveren,...

Gigi’s Rooftop Restaurant at Gorgeous George impresses

Gigi’s Rooftop Restaurant at Gorgeous George impresses

  St. George’s Mall is a vehicle free Mall in the centre of the city of Cape Town which runs from Saint George’s Cathedral in Wale St all the way down to Strand St. It is lined with various kinds of businesses and has interesting outlets carrying various African...

Step out at Stoep at Laborie Paarl

Step out at Stoep at Laborie Paarl

    A recent visit to Paarl led to us waking up in the morning, as so often happens in the country, with a raging appetite. So off we went to Laborie, probably one of the oldest wine farms in South Africa, well certainly in Paarl. Here you will find two...

Fallen Angels Animal Shelter needs help;

Fallen Angels Animal Shelter needs help;

  There is something so special about people who devote their lives to helping animals. Up the West Coast Rd near Melkbos you will find Fallen Angels, an organisation devoted to collecting animals in distress and keeping them for adoption. A visit there is very...

French flair at Cafe Fleur Vergelegen Somerset West

French flair at Cafe Fleur Vergelegen Somerset West

  Going to Vergelegen is a very special occasion always. Not only is it a comfortable drive into the country but the place itself exudes a special kind of magic. Very much a world on its own, this place has been a destination much sought after for more than 300...

Franschhoek launches Cap Classique Route Sept 1-4

Franschhoek launches Cap Classique Route Sept 1-4

Everybody’s favourite bubbly destination, Franschhoek, is launching a Cap Classique Route which links all the major players in that famous area. All your favourites like Colmant, Haute Cabriere, L’Ormarins and the rest of them will be found, not only displaying their...

Get to Le Grand Domaine Enoteca Stellenbosch Sept 1

Get to Le Grand Domaine Enoteca Stellenbosch Sept 1

  Fine wines and song. The ingredients for a perfect evening out. In the first of a series of exclusive winemaker evenings, Le Grand Domaine Enoteca, will be the venue for a one night only performance by Valiant Swart on Thursday, 1 September (6:30pm).  ...

Revisiting fabulous Giuseppe’s In Paarl

Revisiting fabulous Giuseppe’s In Paarl

  If you are interested in taking a trip into the country from Cape Town, I really cannot think of many better places to go than to head to the beautiful Paarl area called Suid Agter Paarl Road. There you will find on the Bel Air estate the talented Italian chef...

High prices achieved by SA wines at prestige auction

High prices achieved by SA wines at prestige auction

    When the famed Tabernacle in Stellenbosch auctioned off a treasure trove of iconic South African and international wines at one of Strauss & Co’s most talked-about events earlier this month, South African wines performed outstandingly well.   All the...

Out and about at La Parada Constantia Nek

Out and about at La Parada Constantia Nek

  Nestled at the top of Constantia Nek you will find La Parada. You know it’s Constantia immediately if you come in from the Hout Bay side because of all the expensive motoring toys to be found at the front door.   This is obviously the place where the...

De Wetshof is THE class act in SA Chardonnay territory

De Wetshof is THE class act in SA Chardonnay territory

    The just-released De Wetshof Limestone Hill, one of South Africa's most popular unwooded Chardonnays, emphasises the reputation 2022 is garnering for being a top vintage for white wines in the Cape, especially Chardonnay. According to Johann de Wet, CEO...

Muratie Flavours of Winter Festival July 23

Muratie Flavours of Winter Festival July 23

The Muratie Flavours of Winter Festival invites you to make the most of the Cape winter and head out to Stellenbosch for a mellow fireside celebration of Cape “Port” and Fortified style wines. Come and cosy up in one of the Cape’s oldest wineries with a glass, live...