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Knorhoek Winelands Valentine’s Special

Looking for something extra special to spoil your loved one this Valentine’s Day?Escape the hustle and bustle of the city to a meandering valley road guaranteed to take you back to gentler, easier times .Set underneath sprawling oaks and in the shady avenues of the giant poplar trees you’ll...

Eat, Play, Love at Steenberg for Valentine’s

Warning: these photos will place you at serious risk of making an immediate booking at Steenberg Estate to celebrate Valentine’s. Did I hear a moan of 'Aaaah bliss?' Yes, exactly. Eat, Play, Love at Steenberg for the entire month of February! Put the stresses of a challenging year on hold and...

Vïb Hotel Valentine’s Staycation Special Offer

Beat “Janu-worry” and plan now for the Month of Love! Catch the luurve vibe this February at new Vïb Hotel in Green Point, with their unbeatable Staycation Special. The traditional festive season splurge means tight-tight household budgets in January, hence the term ‘Janu-worry’! So, come 01/01/whatever year, we’re all looking for...

Urban Retreat Special Resident Offer at One&Only

It's nice to see local legends in travel and tourism marketing directly to South Africans and SADC residents. Heaven knows, we all need a breakaway right now.So I was pleased to receive this press release from the One&Only Hotel resort in Cape Town's Waterfront. Their Afternoon Teas are amazing,...

Vergelegen: Great Wine & Beautiful Nguni Cattle

An email from Vergelegen with photos of their Nguni cattle herd yesterday made me happier than I have felt for a long time. Country girl, me. Smooth-drinking wine and hardy indigenous Nguni cattle might seem an unlikely pairing – yet 320-year old Vergelegen Estate in Somerset West is home to one...

Jordan Estate Wine Tastings & Picnics!

Drumroll! Jordan Estate resumes their wine tastings and private picnics. Short & Sweet Tasting Tasting of 3 wines from the Estate range: @ R55 per person Terroir Tasting Tasting of 5 wines from the Estate range @ R90 per person Reserve Wine Tasting Tasting of 4 wines from the Reserve range, including the Méthode Cap Classique...

Stellenbosch on Stage: Live Virtual Concerts

Clear your calender! The latest live virtual concerts in the Stellenbosch on Stage series features Spoegwolf on 29 August. And on 24 September, the US Alumni Concert showcases Laurika Rauch, Stuart Taylor, Sunday Kelechi, plus the US Stellenbosch University CHOIR. A real musical Heritage Day! All shows will be broadcast live to your...

Spier Farm Shop & Deli Delivers!

Spier Farm Café has reopened as a funky Farm Store and Deli for locals. And if you don't live nearby, shop online at Shop Spier Online to get deliveries! cc @spierwinefarm

Winter Wonders: Spier’s Special Deals

Now is the perfect time to take that drive to the country, find some fresh air, good food and great lodgings. And guess what? Spier's got it all for you. Take a look at some of the incredible deals for delicious dining at Spier, now available until 30 November: This iconic...

Water Scarcity the Next Big Concern in RSA

Water scarcity is the next big threat we face in the coming months as the Coronavirus pandemic spreads, and there is a wide gap between ‘first’ and ‘third’ worlds. Not having access to water to frequently wash hands, could mean the difference between life or death for some.“After a...