Posts – Food & Wine

Cape Town’s historical and beautiful Vineyard Hotel

What is it about the Vineyard Hotel that is so appealing? Well, if Cape Town is consistently lauded as one of the most beautiful cities in the world, then the Vineyard has one of its top locations.


Some fabulous winter getaways

Winter in South Africa offers a great opportunity to take a break – whether it’s Dullstroom for a spot of fishing, quad biking in the bush, or a spa retreat that’s good for the soul.


Millennials, the next generation of travellers

  • 09 June 2014 by Daphney Mngomeni

The next generation is here, and they’re set to take the travel spotlight in the coming years: Millennials, also known as Generation Y.


Cape Town for music lovers

South Africa has long been known as a top safari destination, offering unrivalled wildlife encounters. But there’s a lot more to the country, and these days visitors are increasingly interested in exploring our artistic, cultural and musical heritage.


High tea in South Africa

  • 05 June 2014 by Lynnette Johns

High tea in South Africa is the height of sophistication, and while many people take a quick mid-afternoon tea break, there are better ways to enjoy it – in beautiful surroundings, feasting on cocktail-sized nibbles, and spoilt for choice when it comes to savouring fragrant, freshly brewed tea.


Restaurants and pubs to banish the winter chills

  • 01 June 2014 by Lynnette Johns

Chilly days, freezing nights, rain and snow – winter in some parts of South Africa can mean hibernation for some; for others, there’s nothing better than heading off and finding a convivial space warmed by a roaring fire.


Learn more about South Africa’s fine brandy industry

South African brandies have come of age and are now considered among the best in the world. You can sample some of these at the Fine Brandy Fusion Festival in Johannesburg, organised by the South African Brandy Foundation.


Shopping in South Africa

  • 27 May 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

When it comes to shopping, South Africa has great options to choose from – whether you’re after large malls, smaller malls or something in between.


Lunch at the Hyatt Regency Johannesburg

I rarely ‘do’ business lunches, but when I was asked to have a lunch meeting at the Hyatt Regency in Rosebank, one of Johannesburg’s trendiest shopping and business areas, I jumped at the chance.


Experience the Cape Winelands

  • 18 May 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

South Africa boasts a number internationally acclaimed wines, and a visit to the Cape Winelands is a treat for wine connoisseurs and wine lovers alike.