9th Avenue Bistro, Durban

  • Food & WineKwaZulu-Natal
The multiple award-winning 9th Avenue Bistro in Durban certainly lives up to its name, offering its faithful clientele the finest of bistro fare. Modern criteria…
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@Seoul Korean Restaurant, Cape Town

  • Food & WineWestern Cape
The @Seoul Korean Restaurant is located in Cape Town’s busy Sea Point area where it adds another dimension to the multicultural mix on offer in…
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Active Cape winelands adventures

  • AdventureFood & WineRoutes & TrailsWestern Cape
If you think our winelands are breathtaking on the ground, wait ‘till you see them from above. Go on a Cape winelands adventure in the…
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Addis in Cape Ethiopian restaurant, Cape Town

  • Food & WineWestern Cape
Addis in Cape brings Ethiopia’s history and culture to life through the authentic, fragrant flavours of its delicious cuisine.Housed in an eye-catching red building with…
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Afro-Cantonese cooking

  • Food & Wine
Afro-Cantonese cuisine has its origins in the arrival of indentured mineworkers from Guangdong (formerly Canton) Province who came to Johannesburg in the 1890s. These workers…
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Afro-Lusitanian cooking chic

  • Food & Wine
Afro-Lusitanian cooking originated in Angola and Mozambique after explorer Vasco da Gama rounded the Cape of Good Hope in 1497, and sailed north to the…
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Amarula Cream

  • Food & WineLimpopo
Amarula Cream is a South African success story. Sweet, creamy, and vibrantly fruity on the palate, with notes of caramel, peppery spice, and a hint…
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AmaZink township theatre, Kayamandi, Stellenbosch

  • ArtsCulture & HistoryFood & WineWestern Cape
The AmaZink Live performance showcases local talent in a setting that recreates the vibrancy of township street life, featuring township food and a crafter’s market…
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Chef Peter Tempelhoff

  • Food & WinePeopleWestern Cape
Rumour has it that chef Peter Tempelhoff was born clutching a wooden spoon – because creating culinary magnificence was something he was born to do.…
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Hantam Meat Festival

  • EventsFood & WineNorthern Cape
Calvinia is a tiny 19th century Northern Cape town at the foot of the Hantam mountains within the Hantam Karoo wool producing district of the…
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Koi restaurants

  • Food & WineGautengWestern Cape
There are four stylish Koi restaurants: in Rosebank, Sandton and Pretoria in Gauteng; and in Cape Town in the Western Cape. And if you love…
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Reuben Riffel – celebrity chef

  • Food & WinePeople
Chef Reuben Riffel is a high-profile and very well-respected member of the South African culinary community. He initially came into contact with fine dining by…
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Rooftop bars

  • Food & Wine
South Africa’s rooftop bars rival the best in the world, with a particularly impressive selection to choose from in Johannesburg and Cape Town. Randlords in…
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Rooibos tea safari

  • Food & WineRoutes & TrailsWestern Cape
Your rooibos tea safari is conducted by Chris du Plessis, co-owner of Elandsberg Eco Tourism along with his wife, Annette. Both are West Coast locals…
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South African style Indian eats

  • Culture & HistoryFood & WineKwaZulu-Natal
South African Indian diaspora cuisine is deliciously distinct from that found in India itself. South Africans of Indian origin are generally descended either from South…
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uKhahlamba-Drakensberg

  • AdventureFood & WineWildlife & NatureKwaZulu-Natal
South Africa features many mountain ranges, none more impressive than KwaZulu-Natal’s 200km-long uKhahlamba-Drakensberg escarpment. With peaks that exceed 3 000m, the Berg – as it’s…
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The Umhlanga Farmers’ Market

  • Food & WineLeisure & LifestyleKwaZulu-Natal
The Umhlanga Farmers’ Market has two major attractions – regional fresh produce at very reasonable prices, and authentic home-made Indian treats that alone are worth…
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Wild Oats Community Farmers’ Market

  • Food & WineLeisure & LifestyleWestern Cape
The Wild Oats Community Farmers’ Market was started in 1999 by Rose Brettell and Susan Garner, whose vision was to create a food-only farmers’ market…
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Chef Pon's Asian Kitchen

  • Food & WineWestern Cape
Chef Pon’s Asian Kitchen in Mill Street, Gardens, has become somewhat of a Cape Town institution, having been in existence in the Mother City for…
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Bathurst, Eastern Cape

  • EventsFood & WineLeisure & LifestyleEastern Cape
Driving from Grahamstown into the decidedly English-looking town of Bathurst in the Eastern Cape, one of the first signs you encounter is: ‘There’s no thirst…
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Bloemfontein's surrounding areas

  • Food & WineRoutes & TrailsWildlife & NatureFree State
Bloemfontein’s surrounding areas offer an exciting mix of experiences for the intrepid tourist. There are adventure activities, heritage routes, arty towns, cultural villages and a…
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Bloubergstrand

  • Food & WineWildlife & NatureWestern Cape
Kitesurfing at Bloubergstrand near Cape Town becomes increasingly popular every year, attracting professionals and enthusiasts from countries such as Germany, the Netherlands and the United…
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Blubird Wholefood Market, Johannesburg

  • Food & WineLeisure & LifestyleGauteng
The Blubird Wholefood Market features an intimate gathering of vendors outside the ground-floor shops of the Blubird Shopping Centre in the suburb of Birnam, north…
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Bot River Wine Route

  • Food & WineRoutes & TrailsWestern Cape
The Bot River Wine Route comprises a handful of wineries that make up the Bot River Vineyard Association. Clustered at the foot of the Houwhoek…
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Cape Malay cooking safari, Cape Town

  • Food & WineResponsible TourismWestern Cape
Cardamom, coriander, cumin, cinnamon, turmeric, ginger, garlic, chillies. Take a deep sniff as you walk through Cape Town’s technicolour Bo-Kaap area and these are the…
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Cape Malay Doopmal ceremony

  • Culture & HistoryFood & WineWestern Cape
Cape Malay people are the descendants of 17th and 18th century exiled dissidents and slaves brought to the Cape from the Dutch East Indies. In…
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Cape Malay heritage tours

  • Culture & HistoryFood & WineRoutes & TrailsWestern Cape
Cape Malay heritage tours are a rewarding way to explore the interwoven histories of the Cape’s culturally diverse communities, and enjoy some sightseeing en-route. Arguably,…
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Cape Malay Merang ceremony

  • Culture & HistoryFood & WineWestern Cape
The Cape Malay Merang ceremony is an edible manifestation of South African history. Both sweet and sour memories are infused into the ritual and recipes…
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Cape Town

  • Food & WineLeisure & LifestyleTownsWestern Cape
With a population of 3.7-million, Cape Town is South Africa’s second most populous city, a quintessential melting pot of creativity, cuisine and colour – including…
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Celebrations and ceremonies

  • Culture & HistoryFood & Wine
Food is almost everyone’s favourite form of culture. One of the best ways to discover the past and present of a community is to observe…
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Chandani Indian and Vegetarian Restaurant, Cape Town

  • Food & WineWestern Cape
The suburb of Woodstock in Cape Town is undergoing a revival, and Chandani Indian and Vegetarian Restaurant finds itself located right in the hub of…
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Clarens, Free State

  • AccommodationArtsEventsFood & WineTownsFree State
No sooner have visitors arrived in Clarens than they find themselves in a frenzy of art-buying, restaurant-hopping, cycling, game driving, trout fishing, birding and late-night…
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Discover Lejweleputswa

  • Food & WineLeisure & LifestyleFree State
Lejweleputswa in the Free State is a golden district in every way. its gold mines with their towering shafts give way to rural cameos of…
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Durban, KwaZulu-Natal

  • AccommodationCulture & HistoryEventsFood & WineLeisure & LifestyleKwaZulu-Natal
Durban is South Africa’s self-styled ‘playground’, where year-round warm weather encourages visitors to make the most of the province’s outdoor lifestyle. Also known as ‘Surf…
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Eating out in Soweto

  • Food & WineGauteng
Eating out in Soweto offers an authentic dining experience and a taste of township life where you will find a wonderful mix of taverns, shebeens,…
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Ficksburg, Free State

  • EventsFood & WineLeisure & LifestyleWildlife & NatureFree State
Ficksburg, in the Free State province, is an attraction-filled rural destination 400km from Johannesburg that offers a wide range of out-of-the-ordinary activities. Gavin Boy, who…
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Food and wine expos

  • Food & WineLeisure & Lifestyle
South African food and wine expos are a delicious learning experience. Foremost, they offer the fun and flavour of a food festival, but with added…
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Gateway Theatre of Shopping

  • AccommodationFood & WineLeisure & LifestyleKwaZulu-Natal
Half an hour north of Durban, in the upmarket suburb of Umhlanga, lies the multi-level mega-shopping and entertainment complex know as the Gateway Theatre of…
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German restaurants

  • Food & Wine
German restaurants in South Africa have had to adapt their menus to local variances in the availability of traditional German ingredients, and to suit local…
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Gordon's Bay

  • Food & WineWildlife & NatureWestern Cape
Those who know Gordon’s Bay in the Helderberg region will tell you that this seaside retreat has a lot to offer. There are beautiful beaches…
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Grape escapes in the winelands

  • Food & WineLeisure & LifestyleWestern Cape
Grape-escapes in the Cape winelnds take many fun forms. At the Robertson Wine Valley Hands-on-Harvest Festival, roll up those trousers and go grape stomping. Who…
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Green Kalahari, Northern Cape

  • Food & WineRoutes & TrailsWildlife & NatureNorthern Cape
Since time immemorial, the Green Kalahari, Northern Cape, has drawn people to its vast, pure landscape, with the life-force of the Gariep (Orange) river flowing…
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Green Mountain Eco Route

  • AccommodationEventsFood & WineLeisure & LifestyleRoutes & TrailsWestern Cape
The Green Mountain Eco Route is the world’s first biodiversity wine route, located within the Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve, the epicentre of the Cape Floral Kingdom.…
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Greenside, Johannesburg

  • Food & WineLeisure & LifestyleGauteng
Greenside doesn’t boast the stately homes of its neighbour, Parktown North. Nor the revamped trendy cottages of adjacent Parkhurst. But it does have some of…
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Groot Constantia, Cape Town

  • Culture & HistoryFood & WineWestern Cape
The Groot Constantia winelands are renowned for their quality wines, which visitors can taste at the estate. But it is so much more than just…
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Groot Marico, North West

  • ArtsEventsFood & WineTownsNorth West
The town of Groot Marico in South Africa takes its name from the Groot Marico River, which wends its way through the Marico District in…
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Hemel-en-Aarde Valley

  • Food & WineWestern Cape
Its name means ‘heaven and earth’ in Afrikaans. Here in the midst of Hermanus wine farm country, the Cape Overberg Hemel-en-Aarde Valley is scattered with…
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Hermanus, Western Cape

  • EventsFood & WineLeisure & LifestyleWildlife & NatureWestern Cape
The coastal town of Hermanus has become synonymous with shore-based whale watching, given its sheltered coves in which these marine mammals come to mate and…
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Hibiscus Coast, KwaZulu-Natal

  • AccommodationAdventureCulture & HistoryFood & WineWildlife & NatureKwaZulu-Natal
The Hibiscus Coast, KwaZulu-Natal, is so named for the thousands of beautiful hibiscus shrubs that bloom along this part of the coast. Hibberdene, Port Shepstone,…
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Historic Long Street, Cape Town

  • Culture & HistoryFood & WineLeisure & LifestyleWestern Cape
London has her SoHo, New Orleans has her French Quarter, while Cape Town has her irrepressible Long Street. By day, most of the 3.8km-long street…
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