• Guest Blog: Walkersons Cottages – Luxury County Living by @r_kambule

    Guest Blog: Walkersons Cottages – Luxury County Living by @r_kambule

    Sometimes when I write about my favourite subject; – luxury travel, I imagine that I am a director of an orchestra and my ensemble is hanging on to my lead – this due to my teen years of having played the violin, I suspect. So perhaps it shouldn’t come as a surprise that when the food and wine experience meets [&hellip

  • Walking the South African Coastline – Interview with Zakie Odendaal @OdendaalZakie

    Walking the South African Coastline – Interview with Zakie Odendaal @OdendaalZakie

    For a couple of months now I have been following on Twitter (and then on all other Social Media) walking journey of Zekie Odendaal – who is currently attempting to walk the South African Coastline. How amazing is that? What a inspiring and brave thing to do as a solo female traveler. And what an adventure. To find our more and [&hellip

  • Water and Forests in South Africa – Join #TravelChatSA 29th March at 7pm.

    Water and Forests in South Africa – Join #TravelChatSA 29th March at 7pm.

    #145: #TravelChatSA Wednesday 29th March 2017 | Topic: Water and Forests in South Africa    Q1 Do you think forest and water is an important factor in tourism and why? Share a Picture via @gotravelbug #TravelChatSA (19h00) Q2 Most Enchanting Forest you’ve been to in SA is? & what necessary precautions one should take when exploring via @Winelands  #TravelChatSA (19h15) [&hellip

  • ART@ALMENKERK stages Contemporary Group Exhibition on Elgin Estate

    ART@ALMENKERK stages Contemporary Group Exhibition on Elgin Estate

    The gardens, cellar and tasting rooms of Elgin’s multi award-winning Almenkerk Wine Eestate have been transformed into a vibrant contemporary art ‘gallery’, Art@Almenkerk. Even an old barn on the farm has been reimagined to hold a collection of edgy works by premier South African and international artists, resulting in an unexpected art experience slightly off the beaten track. The exhibition [&hellip

  • Save the Date: Snap up treasures at the Best of Bot winelands auction

    Save the Date: Snap up treasures at the Best of Bot winelands auction

    Rare and exceptional items going under the hammer at 2017 Barrels & Beards 22 April Whether you grunt, shout or simply tip your hat like a pro in the back corner of the room, you’ll want to bring your A-Game on April 22 to the hairiest auction in town. The 2017 Best of Bot is an annual highlight of the [&hellip

  • 10 More reasons to visit the Breedekloof Wine Valley

    10 More reasons to visit the Breedekloof Wine Valley

    If trends are anything to go by, lesser explored wine valleys are going to be very popular in 2017 – here’s why… Most, if not all, wine lovers are familiar with South Africa’s more established wine routes: Stellenbosch wine route, home to many of South Africa’s most popular wine cellars, needs little introduction; Constantia, with its rich history as the [&hellip

  • Heart of #OurGreyton – The Post House Country Hotel | Greyton, South Africa

    Heart of #OurGreyton – The Post House Country Hotel | Greyton, South Africa

    The Post House Country Hotel is conveniently located in the Heart of Greyton. “It offers the perfect blend of quiet country charm and boutique hotel luxury… Established in 1860 as the first Post Office where mail was brought in by ox wagon weekly. The original building is beautifully restored and declared a national monument. The property exudes elegant country and [&hellip

 

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/ Mar 27, 2017 3:12 PM

Guest Blog: Walkersons Cottages – Luxury County Living by @r_kambule

Sometimes when I write about my favourite subject; – luxury travel, I imagine that I am a director of an orchestra and my ensemble is hanging on to my lead – this due to my teen years of having played the violin, I suspect. So perhaps it shouldn’t come as a surprise that when the food and wine experience meets [&hellip

/ Mar 27, 2017 12:30 AM

Walking the South African Coastline – Interview with Zakie Odendaal @OdendaalZakie

For a couple of months now I have been following on Twitter (and then on all other Social Media) walking journey of Zekie Odendaal – who is currently attempting to walk the South African Coastline. How amazing is that? What a inspiring and brave thing to do as a solo female traveler. And what an adventure. To find our more and [&hellip

/ Mar 24, 2017 2:25 PM

Water and Forests in South Africa – Join #TravelChatSA 29th March at 7pm.

#145: #TravelChatSA Wednesday 29th March 2017 | Topic: Water and Forests in South Africa    Q1 Do you think forest and water is an important factor in tourism and why? Share a Picture via @gotravelbug #TravelChatSA (19h00) Q2 Most Enchanting Forest you’ve been to in SA is? & what necessary precautions one should take when exploring via @Winelands  #TravelChatSA (19h15) [&hellip

/ Mar 15, 2017 12:50 AM

ART@ALMENKERK stages Contemporary Group Exhibition on Elgin Estate

The gardens, cellar and tasting rooms of Elgin’s multi award-winning Almenkerk Wine Eestate have been transformed into a vibrant contemporary art ‘gallery’, Art@Almenkerk. Even an old barn on the farm has been reimagined to hold a collection of edgy works by premier South African and international artists, resulting in an unexpected art experience slightly off the beaten track. The exhibition [&hellip

/ Mar 13, 2017 6:28 PM

Save the Date: Snap up treasures at the Best of Bot winelands auction

Rare and exceptional items going under the hammer at 2017 Barrels & Beards 22 April Whether you grunt, shout or simply tip your hat like a pro in the back corner of the room, you’ll want to bring your A-Game on April 22 to the hairiest auction in town. The 2017 Best of Bot is an annual highlight of the [&hellip

/ Mar 10, 2017 10:56 AM

10 More reasons to visit the Breedekloof Wine Valley

If trends are anything to go by, lesser explored wine valleys are going to be very popular in 2017 – here’s why… Most, if not all, wine lovers are familiar with South Africa’s more established wine routes: Stellenbosch wine route, home to many of South Africa’s most popular wine cellars, needs little introduction; Constantia, with its rich history as the [&hellip

/ Mar 8, 2017 12:11 PM

Heart of #OurGreyton – The Post House Country Hotel | Greyton, South Africa

The Post House Country Hotel is conveniently located in the Heart of Greyton. “It offers the perfect blend of quiet country charm and boutique hotel luxury… Established in 1860 as the first Post Office where mail was brought in by ox wagon weekly. The original building is beautifully restored and declared a national monument. The property exudes elegant country and [&hellip

/ Mar 3, 2017 5:09 PM

A letter from… Richard’s Supper Stage is moving to another Venue | Cape Town, South Africa

Dear Friends and Supporters of “Richard’s” and “Kaapse Stories from the Mother City”. A number of circumstances have lead us to searching for a suitable and upgraded venue to house our dinner show. We are most excited to announce that the show will move to the “Rockwell Theatre”, which is part of the Rockwell Hotel in Greenpoint, Prestwich Street 32. [&hellip

/ Mar 2, 2017 5:19 PM

Women in Travel on #TravelChatSA – 8th March | Join the Conversation!

#144: #TravelChatSA Wednesday 8th March 2017 | Topic: Women in Travel   Q1 Is travelling as a woman different? What are your tips/suggestions/what you’ve experienced? via @TravelChatSA #TravelChatSA (19h00) Q2 What would be your ideal women-only local getaway? And what activities would you plan to do? via @tulipandphoenix #TravelChatSA (19h15) Q3  Recommend tourism projects in South Africa that are funded by women [&hellip

/ Mar 2, 2017 4:54 PM

Safari DO’s and DON’Ts | South Africa

Last night on #TravelChatSA we talked all about Wildlife. Apart from sharing an amazing wildlife photography (recap here), stories & experiences – we did discussed what to do and what not to do while on Safari. Let’s don’t be ignorant! Below list of DO’s & DONT’s : A3: No loud voices/music/shouting/ kids when on a drive or self driving 🙈 #TravelChatSA [&hellip