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/ Sep 1, 2017 8:44 AM

15 Unique Activities to do this #Spring | South Africa

The Spring is Here! South Africa offers plenty of ways to enjoy an amazing weather that spring offers. Below a list of Activities to enjoy this Spring! ROOIBOS TEA EXPERIENCE  A4: The Clanwilliam Flower Show was cancelled, but you could still visit the area for rooibos tea and the dam! @traveltonia #TravelChatSA pic.twitter.com/Gei47JAR3T — Ankia (@AnksW23) August 30, 2017   HIKE WITH 22 WATERFALLS  [&hellip

/ Aug 30, 2017 4:37 PM

Easy summer terrace lunch at Catharina’s at Steenberg / @CatharinasR

Bask in the dappled shade of majestic oaks and soak up idyllic Cape Dutch surroundings over an easy, laid back lunch on the terrace of Catharina’s Restaurant at Steenberg. Keeping things light and uncomplicated, Executive Chef Archie Maclean, has compiled a new one-course lunch menu with plenty of choice for a relaxed, no-fuss summer sojourn. Options include pasta of the [&hellip

/ Aug 26, 2017 9:43 AM

Did you hear about Big Dog Café yet? | Franschhoek, South Africa

Big Dog brings the café scene to Franschhoek with the focus being on good coffee and interesting menu options and specials, all set back in a laid-back café environment. Situated on the main road just before you reach Franschhoek, the café also has the well-known Terbodore coffee roastery beside it, where the intoxicating aromas of freshly roasted coffee beans can [&hellip

/ Aug 24, 2017 10:38 PM

Spring Getaways South Africa – Join #TravelChatSA conversation 30th August at 7pm.

#162: #TravelChatSA  30th August 2017 | Topic: Spring Getaways South Africa  Questions: Q1 Finish the sentence: We know It’s Spring in South Africa when….?? Share a picture via @travelopulent #TravelChatSA (19h00) Q2  Inspire us to be active this Spring – what activities would you recommend? Share a photo via @TravelChatSA #TravelChatSA (19h15) Q3 Where’s your ideal Spring Getaway? Sea, city, country, mountains. [&hellip

/ Aug 23, 2017 8:01 PM

Congratulations: Grande Provence chef nominated for The Best Chef Awards

Darren Badenhorst, Grande Provence Executive Chef, is one of just four South Africans to be nominated for The Best Chef Awards 2017. Launched in Poland in 2016, this international social media driven competition seeks out the world’s top chefs in terms of culinary artistry and visual presentation. The winning chefs are selected in six categories by 300 voters comprising chefs, [&hellip

/ Aug 21, 2017 5:30 PM

New Steenberg Ruby Rosé rocks Double Gold

Steenberg’s new rose petal pink Rosé has hit the high notes scooping Double Gold at Rosé Rocks 2017, South Africa’s only dedicated rosé wine competition. A fabulous burst of spring, Steenberg Ruby Rosé 2017 is invigoratingly dry, light and flirty – pure delight for summer, Fridays and all happy occasions in between. This striking blend of Syrah(51%) and Cinsault(49%) teems [&hellip

/ Aug 18, 2017 8:49 AM

30 Songs For Your Ultimate Road Trip Playlist | #TravelChatSA

Who doesn’t like road-trips? There is always so much excitement when you plan a road-trip or you just go for a spontaneous one. So to maximize the experience that perfect road-trip playlist is a must.  We asked our community to share with us their favorite tunes and below list of 30 they love. Happy Listening and Car-Dancing!   Green Day [&hellip

/ Aug 17, 2017 7:34 PM

Rural Tourism in South Africa – Join #TravelChatSA Conversation 23rd August at 7PM

#161: #TravelChatSA  23rd August 2017 | Topic: Rural Tourism, South Africa    Questions: Q1 Q1 What do you find most appealing about travelling into rural SA, as opposed to visiting large cities? via @winelands  (19h00) Q2  How can rural destinations market themselves better or what can we do to help? What’s your advice? via @TravelChatSA #TravelChatSA (19h15) Q3 How do you find all [&hellip

/ Aug 11, 2017 8:51 AM

Help us Create the Ultimate Road-trip Playlist

Help us Create the Ultimate Road-trip Playlist.What are your favorite tunes & what songs make road-trip a memorable one. Comment below with your favorite tracks, YouTube links below:)

/ Aug 10, 2017 6:02 PM

Road-tripping in South Africa- Join #TravelChatSA Wednesday 16th August

#160: #TravelChatSA 16th August 2017 | Topic: Road Trips, South Africa    Questions: Q1  Share your TOP 5 reasons why you LOVE road-trips? Share a Picture Via @TravelOpulent #TravelChatSA (19h00) Q2  Let’s Create road-trip checklist via @TravelChatSA #TravelChatSA (19h15) Q3  Rules of the #roadtrip (spoken & unspoken) Via @Monique_PR #TravelChatSA (19h30) Q4 Suggest a Daily/Weekly/Monthly Best road-trip route through South Africa. Share [&hellip