Posts – Food & Wine

Eat Out Awards: South Africa’s top 10 restaurants for 2014

  • 27 November 2014 by Lynnette Johns

Stellenbosch has bagged four spots in the top 10 of the 2014 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Restaurant Awards.


​30 fun things to do in Johannesburg under R200

  • 24 November 2014 by Russel Jarvis

Find out what to do in Johannesburg with a list of fun activities that won’t cost you the Earth.


Durban's I ❤ Market perfect for a family outing

  • 22 November 2014 by Christine Marot (words and images)

Durban’s I ❤ Market is a chilled venue where kiddies can ride their bikes and play ball on the lawns, while parents relax at tables under shady trees or on the grass in the sun.


Brunch your way through a Cape Town weekend

  • 21 November 2014 by Lynnette Johns

Brunch can easily stretch into a long lunch in Cape Town. Where to eat brunch depends on a number of things, including what you are in the mood to eat and how far you are willing to travel. Here are some options ...


#TravelChatSA – all about Robertson

  • 13 November 2014 by Lynnette Johns

This week #TravelChatSA turned its focus to Robertson, a small town in the Western Cape and the western gateway to Route 62, said to be one of the longest wine routes in the world.


10 of the best coffee shops in Johannesburg and surrounds

  • 07 November 2014 by Phillipa Rowney

Joburg, with its vast urban sprawl, is home to a number of well-appointed coffee shops nestled in and among the high rises. These are just a few of many favourite Johannesburg coffee shops that locals love and travelling businesspeople return to time after time.


Great Cape Town options for vegetarians

There are many great vegetarian restaurant options in Cape Town. Try a few of these ...


10 sizzling summer events

A round-up of 10 exciting summer events to pencil into your diary.


We celebrate 150 000 Google+ likes with ... sabrage

South African Tourism’s Love South Africa page on Google+ recently celebrated a milestone, with its 150 000th like. The wine farm of Simonsig near Stellenbosch, one of the participants in #StellenBlog, offered to demonstrate the Napoleonic technique of sabrage to open a celebratory bottle of bubbly.


Swellenberry festival fun

Looking for a fun way to end off your year, all for a good cause? Then head on down to the town of Swellendam for its annual berry festival, from 5 to 7 December this year.