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Soweto Wine & Lifestyle Festival: #72hrsSoweto

September is a busy month on the South African calendar – along with it being Tourism Month and Heritage Month, the 11th annual Soweto Wine & Lifestyle Festival takes place.

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'Worldly exotic locations all rolled into the tip of Africa': top Cape Town wedding venues

  • 21 August 2015 by Rebecca Nattar

South Africa is fast becoming an international player in the exotic destinations arena. So we decided to get world-renowned wedding planner/guru Julie Killias, a fellow South African, to give us her expert opinion on some of the country’s top wedding destinations.

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The capital town for wire cars

  • 14 August 2015 by Sarah Came

In the Karoo, almost in the very centre of South Africa, lies a tiny little dorpie (small town) with a surprising penchant for cars – not F1 cars or vintage cars, but wire cars.

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Designer clothing boutiques in Cape Town

  • 07 August 2015 by Zimkhitha Sulelo

The Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Cape Town once again showcased what South African designers have to offer the world of couture. With the glitz and glamour of fashion week still fresh in our minds we browsed the streets of Cape Town in search of the most unique boutiques and designers with ready-to-wear clothing collections.

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Madame Zingara’s The Celebration: a rabbit hole

  • 17 July 2015 by Quathar Jacobs

“Which way you ought to go depends on where you want to get to ...” wrote Lewis Carroll in Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. And much like the 150-year old novel, Madame Zingara’s The Celebration is a rabbit hole, and “we’re all mad here”.

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Making every day Mandela Day

  • 15 July 2015 by Nicky Mahlatsi

Nelson Mandela International Day (or Mandela Day) is an annual day that celebrates and honours Nelson Mandela’s life and legacy.

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A look at what's been going on at the National Arts Festival 2015

Grahamstown’s annual National Arts Festival has kicked off. Here’s a virtual look at what’s on the go in this not-so-sleepy Eastern Cape town.

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Durban July 2015

Durban July time means plenty of betting and tons of interesting fashion.

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10 days of fun at the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival

  • 30 June 2015 by Zimkhitha Sulelo

Over the years the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival has become one of the most popular events in the Western Cape.

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Things to do in winter along the KwaZulu-Natal coast

  • 08 June 2015 by Christine Marot

Winter along the KwaZulu-Natal coast is a great time of year for activities that draw crowds outdoors into the midyear sunshine (of course, there’s also stuff to do indoors if that suits you).

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