Posts – Food & Wine

Experiencing a shisa nyama in South Africa is a must!

  • 30 September 2014 by Kolosa Vuso

A favourite pastime among South Africans is the awesome Shisa nyama –  a phrase used to describe an informal barbecue, or braai.

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Wakkerstroom, Mpumalanga – not only for the birds

Birders from all over the world flock to the charming village of Wakkerstroom, which is home to a critical wetlands area, an important avian ‘flyway’ that thousands of birds use as migratory routes. But many visitors come here for things other than beaks, feathers and wings.

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Dining in East London

  • 20 September 2014 by Kolosa Vuso

East London is at the northern end of the Sunshine Coast – a coastal tourism route in the Eastern Cape, starting at Tsitsikamma – and offers many opportunities to sample a delicious meal.

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A taste of South Africa

  • 17 September 2014 by Thandiswa Mancoba

South Africa’s Rainbow Nation status goes way beyond our vast culture and heritage; it also applies to a succulent range of food and beverages that South Africans cannot get enough of and tourists have to try.

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The former masters of MasterChef South Africa

  • 16 September 2014 by Cassidy Parker

MasterChef South Africa has drawn a hungry following and has forever changed the lives of its two former winners. Here’s what they’ve been up to ...

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Feel Durban's Florida Road vibe

  • 12 September 2014 by Christine Marot

The Florida Road strip is probably Durban’s most well-patronised stretch of real estate, thanks to an eclectic mix of restaurants, pubs, shops, galleries and churches, complemented by a welcoming old-world-meets-new atmosphere.

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Chef Matt Manning: One ingredient – four courses

  • 09 September 2014 by Lynnette Johns

Cape Town-based chef Matt Manning has taken dining to a new level by coming up with creative recipes starring one main ingredient for four courses, including dessert.

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Say cheers to some of South Africa’s best rooftop bars

  • 04 September 2014 by Stuart Dickinson

South Africa is home to a number of first-rate rooftop bars – the perfect setting to toast the arrival of spring.

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A taste of Durban – great curries and seafood

  • 04 September 2014 by Christine Marot

Hungry and in Durban? Here’s where to find and sample the locals’ favourite seafood and curries ...

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Guys vs girls weekends –  the best according to travel bloggers

  • 02 September 2014 by Desiree Haakonsen

What are your favourite guys or girls weekend getaways? Here some of South Africa’s top travel bloggers share their favourite haunts for a guys or girls weekend.

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