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/ Jul 27, 2017 11:06 AM

South Africa – Perfect Honeymoon Destination | #TravelChatSA 2nd August – Join the Conversation.

#158: #TravelChatSA 2nd August 2017 | Topic: South Africa – Perfect Honeymoon Destination   Q1 #TravelChatSA (19h00) Q2 #TravelChatSA (19h15) Q3  #TravelChatSA (19h30) Q4  #TravelChatSA (19h45) BONUS Q5:  #TravelChatSA (19h55)   Host: @TravelChatSA, @travelopulent, @DoroLef, @r_kambule, @Winelands, @traveltonia Co-Hosts:   How it works: – Follow Hashtag #TravelChatSA and tweet chat stream here; – Follow our Host @travelopulent, @TravelChatSA, @DoroLef, @r_kambule, @Winelands, @traveltonia as well as our Co-Hosts for the evening. – DO remember to use the chat hash tag #TravelChatSA in each tweet (we don’t want to miss anything you say) –Make sure your Twitter feed is not private. Your posts won’t come up on [&hellip

/ Jul 24, 2017 12:42 AM

Save the Date: Bot River explodes with colour for 2017 Spring Weekend

Follow the rainbow for fanciful farm hopping and pantry shopping Let the bluebird of happiness lead you over the rainbow when the annual Spring Weekend comes to the pretty little village of Bot River on 1-3 September and a kaleidoscope of exciting wine, food and genuine, country-style fun explodes. Just like the rainbow-theme it has adopted this year, the people of this Overberg town have lined up a dazzling spectrum of activities and fun that showcase the best of the region. In celebration of the awakening of nature in all its forms, all the participating wine farms will throw open [&hellip

/ Jul 21, 2017 8:30 AM

Secret of Bulwer – Small Town in the KwaZulu-Natal’s Midlands region | Interview with @Monique_PR_

Please introduce yourself. Monique van der Walt – In the smallest of nutshells: From corporate PR to Purpose Driven Life. Less than a year ago I resigned my corporate PR position to seek my true purpose. I currently find myself living and loving Social Media Tourism, PR & Photography. Where do you live – and where is the town located? Bulwer is a small farming town in KwazuluNatal (KZN) about 2.5 hours drive from Durban in the Southern KZN Midlands, right at the start of the Southern Drakensberg region. What is Bulwer “famous” for / or what should one know [&hellip

/ Jul 19, 2017 5:25 PM

Health, Spa & Wellness Travel in South Africa on #TravelChatSA 26th July + #Win with @BrahmanHills 

#157: #TravelChatSA 26th July 2017 | Topic: Health, Spa & Wellness Travel in South Africa    Q1 Is South Africa a popular Health & Wellness Destination? Why yes? Why not? via @TravelOpulent #TravelChatSA (19h00) Q2 Health Guide: How do you stay healthy during your travels? via @TravelChatSA #TravelChatSA (19h15) Q3 What criteria do you look at when choosing a destination Spa? via @BrahmanHills #TravelChatSA (19h30) Q4 When booking a holiday do you like to laze about or prefer a venue where you can  still gym, cycle or run safely on the premises via @BrahmanHills #TravelChatSA (19h45) BONUS Q5: Share a picture of Yourself  & [&hellip

/ Jul 19, 2017 7:03 AM

Are you a cheese lover? Melt the cold away with Swiss Cheese Fondue at Eikendal Vineyards | 28th July

What better way to escape the chill of the Cape winter than a cosy evening with friends, a shared Swiss cheese fondue and exquisite wine at iconic Eikendal Vineyards. Owned by the Swiss family Saager, Eikendal is embracing the best of both worlds. Expect a rich mustard and ale infused Gruyère cheese fondue with an assortment of dipping delicacies to indulge in: steamed broccoli and cauliflower, chunks of piping hot potatoes, toasted olive ciabatta bread, hand-crumbed chicken strips, smoked pork ribs and oven grilled, soy marinated Portabellini mushrooms. The cost is R200 per person and includes a glass of Eikendal’s [&hellip

/ Jul 18, 2017 12:30 AM

The Breedekloof Soetes & Soup Festival: a moveable feast | 21-22 July + #WIN 2 TICKETS

Book a date this July with the Breedekloof Wine Valley, where winemakers are getting ready to stir things up with a weekend of winter warmers.Book a date this July with the Breedekloof Wine Valley, where winemakers are getting ready to stir things up with a weekend of winter warmers. Cheeseburger; mushroom and port, eisbein; chicken curry; Mexican meatball; waterblommetjie; and biltong and blue cheese – these are just a few of the soups being served at this year’s Breedekloof Soetes & Soup festival, taking place on Friday, This lively winter celebration, which is hosted at various wineries in the Rawsonville, [&hellip

/ Jul 18, 2017 12:30 AM

20 Inspirational Quotes in Celebration of #MandelaDay by Nelson Mandela

“Do not judge me by my successes, judge me by how many times I fell down and got back up again.”   “The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.” “It always seems impossible until it’s done.” “I like friends who have independent minds because they tend to make you see problems from all angles.” “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” “Do not judge me by my successes, judge me by how many times I fell down and got back up again.” “A [&hellip

/ Jun 26, 2017 12:05 PM

#KnysnaRises on #TravelChatSA 5th July – Join the Conversation in support for Knysna! Win with @KnysnaWayside.

#155: #TravelChatSA 5th July 2017 | Topic: #KnysnaRises   Q1 What is your favorite tourist activity in Knysna and why? Share a Picture via @allaboutknysna #TravelChatSA #KnysnaRises (19h00) Q2 Share your hidden gems in the Knysna area with a picture via @KnysnaTourism #TravelChatSA #KnysnaRises (19h15) Q3 Tell us about your top Knysna adventure activity and show a picture via @exploreknysna #TravelChatSA #KnysnaRises (19h30) Q4 What is your favorite Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival event and why? via @knysnatravel #TravelChatSA #KnysnaRises (19h45) BONUS Q5: What is your best Oyster Festival memory? Share a picture via @oysterfestival #TravelChatSA #KnysnaRises (19h55)   Host: @TravelChatSA, @travelopulent, @DoroLef, [&hellip

/ Jun 20, 2017 6:23 PM

Eikendal Vineyards 2017 Winter Pizza & Wine Pairing Experience

Winter has finally come and Eikendal Vineyards’ popular and unique Pizza & Wine Pairing is ready to delight food and wine lovers. What better way to battle against the cold Cape winter than to enjoy three thin-crust mini pizzas prepared by resident restaurant Cucina di Giovanni and paired with three of Eikendal’s finest red wines. The elegant Reserve Merlot 2015 with its peppery and blackberry notes, pairs beautifully with the Mac Mac: a combination of chorizo, olives, feta and avocado. The spicy Mexicana bolognaise, green pepper and chili pizza enhances the full, plump berry nuances of the beguiling Charisma 2015 [&hellip

/ Jun 18, 2017 10:27 AM

TWITTER & INSTAGRAM Giveaway – TAG, SHARE & WIN with @ErinvaleHotel

  Extra Entries to WIN: Follow Erinvale on Twitter and Instagram. Follow Travel Opulent Box on Twitter and Instagram   T&C: You can enter as many times you want tagging #TravelChatSA on Instagram or Twitter. Entries open until end of July 2017. Winner will be announced 3rd August. Prize (one night stay at Erinvale B&B) is valid 6 months excluding public and school holidays. Breakfast is Included.