Posts – Food & Wine

Sand, sunsets and saying 'I do' – beach weddings in South Africa

  • 13 May 2014 by Christine Marot

While beach-wedding pioneers were typically barefoot, white cotton-clad couples tying the knot at their favourite surf spot, contemporary beach weddings are more sophisticated, with crystal, silver, white linen and all the trimmings one might expect of a top-class hotel – on the beach.

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This is the (Seg)way to do it: wine tasting on two wheels

  • 08 May 2014 by Stuart Buchanan

Segway at Spier offers an exhilarating whizz around a real working farm on the coolest mode of transport there is: a Segway Personal Transporter.

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Mondiall Kitchen & Bar, Cape Town

Chef Peter Tempelhoff’s Mondiall Kitchen & Bar opened recently at the V&A Waterfront and is getting the thumbs-up.

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Bloggers back to #MeetSouthAfrica ahead of INDABA 2014

  • 17 April 2014 by Kate Els

Following its successful campaign in 2013, South African Tourism will once again host a group of bloggers from around the world to #MeetSouthAfrica.

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Sunny South African picnics

  • 16 April 2014 by Shona Bagley

There is little more blissful than a perfect sunny South African day, and what better way to celebrate glorious weather than with a picnic? This country abounds in places of beauty crying out for a picnic blanket and alfresco food.

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A wine tour for all seasons

  • 15 April 2014 by Stuart Buchanan

It may be autumn here in South Africa, but there is at least one activity that can be enjoyed all year round: a tour of the Cape Winelands.

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A pocketful (and more) of Johannesburg

A Q&A with Laurice Taitz, Johannesburg enthusiast and editor of Johannesburg In Your Pocket, an independent city guide aimed at making your stay in the city memorable.

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Fourways Farmers' Market

A visit to the Fourways Farmers’ Market is a great way to spend a Sunday.

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Showcasing the City of Gold

  • 24 February 2014 by Mpho Lukoto

As the economic hub of South Africa, Johannesburg is rarely seen as anything more than the place where fortunes are made. But hidden behind the office buildings that dominate the skyline is a tourism paradise.

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The high life in Jozi

The guys from Dlala Nje give us another view of Johannesburg from Ponte City, one of Johannesburg’s most iconic buildings.

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