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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’, […]

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 […]

Wilderness Safaris Opens Rwanda’s First Luxury Safari Camp in Akagera

Wilderness Safaris has officially opened its new camp, Magashi, overlooking scenic Lake Rwanyakazinga in the north-east of Rwanda’s wildlife-rich Akagera National Park. Launched in partnership with conservation non-profit African Parks and the Rwanda Development Board (RDB), both of which manage the national park, Magashi offers life-changing journeys to this remarkable location – journeys that are […]

CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF LUXURY CRUISING IN 2020

In 2020, Crystal will celebrate its 30th anniversary with a year-long celebration including commemorative gifts, special events aboard its ships as well as the luxury of significant savings. Crystal Cruises, which first launched on July 24, 1990 when Crystal Harmony sailed from San Francisco on a 12-day inaugural voyage through Alaska, pioneered the luxury cruising industry and set the stage for […]

SILVERSEA UNVEILS THE MOST ELEGANT SHIP EVER TO SAIL THE GALAPAGOS

Italian whispered luxury combined with amazing expedition experience will redefine luxury in the destination. Silversea unveils new details of Silver Origin, the cruise line’s first ever destination-specific ship, which will unlock deep travel experiences for guests in the Galapagos Islands from the summer of 2020. One of the most environmentally friendly cruise ships ever and […]

Ponant celebrates Le Bougainville’s inaugural sailing

Newest luxury ship will operate expedition-style voyages in the Mediterranean and Seychelles French polar expedition leader and pioneer, Ponant, celebrates as its third Explorer-class ship, Le Bougainville, enters service. The new vessel left Søvik in Norway on 8 April for Malaga, Spain, beginning its maiden cruise through the Mediterranean, which is currently rated the most […]

Wilderness Diaries Part 1- Lose yourself at Chitabe- Okavango Delta

Our adventure started the minute we took off from Maun in the Cessna operated by Wilderness Air. From our aerial vantage point we could glimpse the vastness of this diverse terrain but nothing would prepare us for the magnificent experience ahead. Arriving at Chitabe Camp is like attending a family reunion with only your favourite family […]

Pioneering World First: Silversea announces first ever expedition world cruise among two world cruises in 2021

Manfredi Lefebvre d’Ovidio (Executive  Chairman of Silversea  Cruises), is recognized as an innovator in the ultra-luxury cruise line industry, offering guests large-ship amenities aboard its intimate,  all-suite vessels: Silver Wind, Silver Shadow, Silver Whisper, Silver Spirit and Silver Muse – all designed to offer an atmosphere of conviviality and casual elegance. With the inclusion of the expedition ships Silver Explorer, […]