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South African Wine & Food Tourism Conference Celebrates Country’s Top Performers

Nine of South Africa’s top wine and food tourism providers were named honourees in the inaugural Wine & Food Tourism Conference Awards at the...

Cape Town up for big awards at the World Travel Awards

Alderman Plato and Mayco Members for Economic Opportunities and Asset Management, Ald. James Vos and Safety & Security, Ald. JP Smith took the cableway...

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Spring has arrived and the City Nature Reserves are blooming!

To celebrate the onset of Spring, residents and visitors are invited to join in on the free guided walks and festivities to be held...

Celebrate Heritage Day at Benguela Cove with delicious braai platters

No other country can celebrate their heritage with so must gusto than when South Africans from all walks of life come together for a...

SANParks extend SA National Parks Week to include weekends

The inaugural South African National Parks Week took place in 2006 and was aimed at linking the South African national parks system to the...

Sanlam Cape Town Marathon calls on Cape Town to come out and support its runners!

On Sunday, 15 September, the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon will take place in the Mother City, with more than 26 000 local and international...

Roger Federer vs Rafael Nadal: Official Match in Africa – Tickets to go on sale on 4 September 2019

The much-anticipated match between the two tennis icons Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal is set to take place at the Cape Town Stadium in...

Travel & Tourism

City’s partnership with New York City brings a milliard of economic benefits

"Earlier this week I visited Cape Town International Airport with Cape Town Tourism CEO, Enver Duminy, to view the new branding that forms part...

British Airways (operated by Comair) ups its premium flight frequencies

British Airways (operated by Comair) is delighted to announce that it has added more flight frequencies on its route network commencing mid- September 2019,...

British Airways is using biometric technology to streamline the boarding process

More than 250,000 British Airways customers have experienced a glimpse of the journey of the future by using their face as their identity to...

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...
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Gåte at Quoin Rock the 2019 Haute Cuisine Global Winner

Gåte restaurant’s exceptional gourmet cuisine has been affirmed by triumphant wins at the World Luxury Restaurant Awards. There is much to celebrate on the lavish...

Vadas Smokehouse & Bakery – A Versatile Winelands Venue for Functions & Weddings

Year-end functions, birthday parties, corporate events, baby showers, engagements and weddings; life is full of occasions and one is always on the look-out for...

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...

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,...

S.Pellegrino Announces Line-up for Young Chef 2020

One Hundred and thirty-five young chef candidates from 12 regions, representing 50 countries, are now one step closer to reaching the S.Pellegrino Young Chef...

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....

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...

Chrisna’s Olives Meet High Standards

Many years ago, Chrisna Pepler had to take care of a few buckets of fermenting olives on behalf of her Israeli landlady. This became...

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...

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