Celebrity Golfing Day Val De Vie

Vodacom Shop Celebrity Golf Day returns to Val de Vie Estate on 7 November 2019

Real superheroes live in the hearts of small children fighting big battles The Vodacom Shop Celebrity Golf Day returns to the Pearl Valley Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course at Val de Vie Estate on Thursday 7 November 2019. This golf day aids in raising funds for the Val de Vie Foundation, whose aim is to create […]

Cavalli Wine & Stud Farm

Cavalli Restaurant Offers Outstanding Value This Winter

Cavalli Restaurant is offering an enticing, pocket friendly, 6-course Father’s Day lunch menu at R600 per person for this Sunday, 16 June 2019. Five years after opening to the public, Cavalli Estate in the Stellenbosch winelands has evolved into a versatile lifestyle destination deftly combining food, wine and art. ‘Cavalli’ may be the Italian word for ‘horses’, […]

To Heck With the Weather! Franschhoek’s Winter Festivals and Activities

The sun may be hiding behind the clouds but the Franschhoek Wine Valley remains a rich, diverse, and deeply enchanting place to visit all year around. Winter food and wine festivals, fun family activities, and food-lovers workshops are a dime a dozen in the French Corner so to heck with the weather: let’s have a […]

Amy Kleinhans Wellbox


‘Wellness’ in the modern world is a term that encapsulates many varied ideas, opinions and go-to products that serve as a way for you to prioritize your own health and wellbeing.    Unfortunately, just eating healthy food today may not be enough to give your body the essential nutrition that it needs. Supplements, vitamins and […]

JC le Roux LR 2


J.C. Le Roux Scintilla is the flagship of South Africa’s oldest house dedicated to sparkling wine, and has become known for its style, depth of character and a Méthode Cap Classique crafted with great care. In recognition as one of the country’s top producers, the J.C. Le Roux Scintilla Vintage Reserve 2014 has been awarded […]

Umami Tasting at The Bistro LR

Awaken your senses with new Umami tasting at Grande Provence

Experience an exciting savoury twist to exploring wine in the Franschhoek valley with the all new Umami tasting at The Bistro at Grande Provence. Umami, a pleasant savoury taste considered the 5thbasic taste after sweet, sour, salty and bitter, melds beautifully with Grande Provence wines. The Umami wine tasting pairs three wines with flavourful savoury […]

Taj Cape Town Bombay Brasserie


Expansion, new menu items and a totally upgraded space will create the newest and finest Indian cuisine in the Mother City   Bombay Brasserie, Taj Cape Town’s signature fine dining restaurant, which offers exceptional and authentic Indian cuisine, is being expanded and given a major redesign.  While dining at Bombay Brasserie will be suspended during […]

Alto Wine Estate 100 year winemaking

Alto Marks a Century of Winemaking Heritage

ALTO WINE ESTATE celebrates 100 years of winemaking this year. More than a milestone, the occasion recalls the proud story of a Stellenbosch champion and the people who have made it so. Few wineries ever attain, and retain, the level of trust Alto has. It is enjoyed around the world whether at fine dining restaurants or […]

Celebrating Fathers Day in Franschhoek

Vintage cars, wine festivals, soul (and boep) expanding winterfare, and a ride on the Franschhoek Wine Tram – is there a better way to spoil our dads than with a day in Franschhoek? In the run up to 16thJune 2019, sons and daughters all over South Africa will be scratching their heads over what to […]

Thanda Villa Safari Photo by Christian Sperka Photography

Thanda Group Triumphs at the World Travel Awards’ Africa & Indian Ocean Ceremony 2019

The Thanda Group, a family held portfolio of hospitality, lifestyle and philanthropic experiences in Africa, triumphed at Saturday night’s World Travel Awards winning prestigious accolades for both its private island located off the coast of Tanzania as well as its safari offering in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. Thanda Island was awarded the title of Africa’s […]