Franschhoek Bastille Festival, Online.

In case the grapevine news hasn’t reached you, here’s what you missed. Franschhoek’s Bastille Festival is still on the cards, but instead of the traditional format, the festival will be coming to you. A first-of-its-kind for Franschhoek, the organisers have called on the support of its members to showcase the valley through the lens of [...]

2020-06-22T09:25:00+02:00June 22nd, 2020|Experience, Wine|0 Comments

Kunjani Wines, Stellenbosch.

A gesture that symbolises a greeting between friends and a simple yet clear message on a wine label that invites people to enjoy the good life! This is what Kunjani Wines wishes to convey to all with their newly designed and updated wine labels. “At Kunjani we are all about greeting guests with a warm [...]

2020-02-10T14:08:25+02:00February 10th, 2020|Experience, Food, Wine|0 Comments

The Marly Hotel, Camps Bay.

You can’t help but be drawn in by the Mother City’s Camps Bay beachfront. The picture-perfect beach, swaying palm trees, dazzling turquoise waters and bronzed sun worshippers set the scene - and then there’s the buzzing Camps Bay strip, with its stylish cocktail spots and dining destinations filled with visitors and the city’s glossy residents. [...]

2020-01-10T11:33:38+02:00January 10th, 2020|Experience, Travel|0 Comments

Cause|Effect Schweppes Bartenders Lab, V&A Waterfront.

Cape Town's favourite bar, CAUSE|EFFECT Cocktail Kitchen and Cape Brandy Bar is now located in the V&A Waterfront district and it’s all a GO for the summer! The brainchild of award-winning mixologist Kurt Schlechter, CAUSE|EFFECT, now known as CAUSE|EFFECT Cocktail Kitchen & Cape Brandy Bar, has created a stir in the Mother City since opening [...]

2019-10-29T07:45:22+02:00October 29th, 2019|Experience|0 Comments

The Protea Party, Anthonij Rupert Wine Estate.

Celebrating everything “Bright and Light” will be the theme of the sixth annual Protea Party, taking place at the spectacular Anthonij Rupert Estate in Franschhoek on Saturday 26 October 2019. Regarded as one of the Cape Winelands’ social calendar highlights, Anthonij Rupert Wyne’s annual Winelands harvest-style feast promises a night not to forget as it [...]

2019-09-05T08:51:26+02:00September 5th, 2019|Experience, Wine|0 Comments

Bombay Brasserie at The Taj, Cape Town.

While expansion and extensive renovation to the restaurant are still underway, here is a ‘teaser’ of how the interior redesign of Taj Cape Town’s signature Indian fine dining restaurant, Bombay Brasserie is bound to delight and astound its patrons. The moment guests step into the new Bombay Brasserie, which will be doubled in size, they [...]

2019-08-07T10:04:39+02:00August 7th, 2019|Experience, Food|0 Comments

The Grande Roche Hotel, Paarl.

It is fantastic to get out of the city and spend some time in the Winelands, especially this time of year. Inviting fireplaces, cosy bars, comfort food and good wine is definitely the order of the day. A short drive from Cape Town, in the heart of charming Paarl, you'll find the Grande Roche hotel. [...]

2019-07-19T08:19:30+02:00July 19th, 2019|Experience, Food, Travel|0 Comments

The Chocolate Festival is back.

Chocolate, chocolate and even more chocolate! That’s what you are guaranteed to find at this year’s Chocolate Festival. Heaven for any sweet tooth fanatics, this two-day chocolate extravaganza takes place over the weekend of 31 August and 1 September (10 am to 4 pm daily) at The Woodmill in Stellenbosch. Expect to find a chocolate [...]

2019-07-08T16:52:38+02:00July 8th, 2019|Experience|0 Comments

Indulge in a Franschhoek mystery weekend.

Imagine an all-inclusive Winelands getaway, where your weekend has been meticulously planned for you from check in to check out. You’d be forgiven for thinking it’s a dream, but this can be your reality. Franschhoek’s popular Mystery Weekends holds the promise of surprise, relaxation and pure indulgence. Your all-encompassing weekend includes all that Franschhoek is [...]

2019-05-17T08:15:41+02:00May 17th, 2019|Experience|0 Comments

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