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Sanlam Cape Town Marathon intensifying its sustainability efforts

The Sanlam Cape Town Marathon aims to make a real impact in key areas with which the world is currently grappling, including climate action,...

Franschhoek Mystery Weekends – a must for your bucket list

Imagine an all-inclusive winelands getaway, where your weekend has been meticulously planned for you from check in to check out. You’d be forgiven for...

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Three day Willowbridge MTB Expo in August to showcase MTB brands

The 3-day Willowbridge MTB Expo taking place from 2 - 4 August 2019 is a dedicated cycling event hosted in collaboration with Into Cycling...

The Chocolate Festival is back!

Chocolate, chocolate and even more chocolate! That’s what you are guaranteed to find at this year’s Chocolate Festival. Heaven for any sweet tooth fanatics,...

The 2019 Eat Out Woolworths Sustainability Award entries are now open

Entries for the 2019 Eat Out Woolworths Sustainability Award, South Africa’s most prestigious accolade for restaurants contributing to more socially and environmentally responsible practices,...

Premier Alan Winde hosts First Thursday event on 1 August 2019

Western Cape Premier Alan Winde will be hosting the first of the Western Cape Government's First Thursday events on 1 August 2019. First Thursday is...

Disney on Ice’s spectacular winter wonderland is back at GrandWest

Disney on Ice is returning to GrandWest from 10 -14 July 2019 with their winter wonderland titled: Disney on Ice presents Magical Ice Festival....

Travel & Tourism

Franschhoek amongst the Top 30 travel destinations for millennials

With the 2nd half of 2019 fast approaching most millennials make use of this time to plan their next holiday. Whether it’s solo travel...

Non-stop flight between Newark/New York and Cape Town to grow economy and create jobs

Cape Town Air Access partners on 2 July 2019 hosted an engagement with Western Cape businesses and key stakeholders in the economy, to provide...

Winter warmers at Benguela Cove

When you wake up, and you know it’s gonna be a very cold and chilly Cape Town winter’s day; then you go out, with...

Midweek flight from Cape Town to St Helena island from December 2019

Cape Town Air Access, together with the St Helena Government (SHG) and Airlink, welcomes a new connection between Cape Town and St Helena. The...

Spectacular wedding setting at Oaksrest Vineyards Guest Farm

Oaksrest Vineyards Guest Farm and Wedding Venue is situated at the foothills of Towerkop in the Swartberg Mountains in the Dwarsriver Valley near Ladismith...

‘Beyond Expeditions’ Team goes Local

Two inspirational BEYOND EXPEDITIONS adventures in the bag, with three more to go! Following on from their BEYOND THE DESERT EDGE (2017) and BEYOND...


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Get curried away this winter – by Samarie Smith

Winter invites warm and hearty aromas and we all like to indulge a little more to conquer the cold. I find wine and curry combinations...

Social calendar highlight: Franschhoek Bastille Festival 13 to 14 July

Save the date for SA’s French inspired 26th annual Franschhoek Bastille Festival, which takes place at the historic Franschhoek Huguenot Monument over the weekend...

Diners to vote for SA’s most popular eateries

It’s the diners’ chance to vote for their favourite casual restaurants, which will be awarded at the 2019 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Best Everyday Eateries....

Mont Marie – Home to Chef Pieter Vlok

Driving alongside the picturesque vineyards toward Mont Marie, a relaxed presence fills your every desire toward an evening of non-molecular fine dining, but rather...

Knysna Oyster Festival set to be the coolest winter break yet

One of the Western Cape’s most hotly anticipated events, the iconic Knysna Oyster Festival, will take place from 21 - 30 June 2019 and...

This Winter Head to SA’s Best BBQ Restaurant – Vadas Smokehouse & Bakery

Sunny winter days offer enjoyment along the historic Spier Werf, where children can play freely on natural rock formations. Colder days book you a...

Knysna Oyster Festival 2019 set to be the coolest winter break yet

One of the Western Cape’s most hotly anticipated events, the iconic Knysna Oyster Festival, will take place from 21-30 June 2019 and includes a...

Vadas Smokehouse & Bakery – The Perfect Pairing of Art and Food

May is the month to enjoy flawless crisp, sunny afternoons; and where more beautiful than on the spacious surrounds of Spier Wine Farm in...

Wine & Food Tourism Conference Presents Wine & Food Tourism Awards

The annual Business of Wine & Food Tourism Conference, currently in its fourth year and known as the Wine & Food Tourism Conference from...

Nuy Wine Cellar’s tasting room and restaurant – Nuy on the hill

Nuy Winery opened their showcase venue and restaurant, Nuy on the hill, located on a slight elevation alongside the R60 between Worcester...