Pulling out all the stops at this year’s Franschhoek Uncorked Festival
by Editor on 12 August 2019
Bid farewell to the Winter blues and swing into Spring by heading off to the picture perfect Franschhoek Wine Valley over the weekend of 14 and 15 September for this year’s Franschhoek Uncorked Festival. What better excuse to explore one of South Africa’s premier wine destinations, whilst uncovering a fine selection of wine gems from the Franschhoek Vignerons. Wineries in and around the valley welcome the fr...
Luminos shines a light on smart home living at Decorex Joburg
by Editor on 05 August 2019
The integration of cutting-edge technology into the modern home has assisted in day-to-day living, with the emergence of Smart Homes welcomed in South Africa. This year’s Decorex Joburg – taking place at the Gallagher Convention Centre from 7 to 11 August – will showcase the inclusion of home décor into the Smart Home model with this year’s feature by Luminos Blinds. “Smart Homes are the way of the fut...
Time to repose in style with this year’s Decorex Joburg Bedroom Project
by Editor on 05 August 2019
Creating the perfect home sanctuary requires the subtle fusion of on-trend colour and style with personalised décor items. This year’s Decorex Joburg Bedroom Project installation – taking place at Gallagher Convention Centre from 7 to 11 August – welcomes the city’s leading designers and craftsmen, ready to curate a range of enviable bedroom settings. “The bedroom is a really iconic space for style bec...
Diarise the dates for Decorex Joburg 2019!
by Editor on 26 July 2019
The flagship Decorex exhibition, synonymous with sophisticated décor and design, is bringing the finest localised products, interior stylists and creative inspiration to the Gallagher Convention Centre from 7 to 11 August. This year’s Decorex Joburg, centred on the show’s 2019 theme, 'Designing for Africa – feels like home’, will highlight the increasing inter-continental reach of Africa’s design influence...
Slavin reveal on-trend kitchen feature for Decorex Joburg
by Editor on 26 July 2019
The emerging trends in colour, appliance, design and even food will captivate all tastes at this year’s Trend Kitchen Feature by Slavin. This will form part of the innovative features’ programme at this year’s Decorex Joburg, taking place at the Gallagher Convention Centre from 7 to 11 August. “We have seen a massive rise in food and design-related television shows that have really highlighted the role of...
Exceptional Italian winter value at 95 Keerom and 95 at Parks
by Editor on 25 July 2019
Exceptional Italian winter value at 95 Keerom and 95 at Parks Dine like an Italian at exceptional value and tuck into chef-proprietor Giorgio Nava’s special 3-course winter menu available exclusively during August at 95 Keerom in Cape Town’s CBD and 95 at Parks in Constantia. For starters, tuck into a classic caprese salad with creamy artisanal burrata mozzarella. The main course is a choice of Chef Giorg...
Women's Day Welness Day
by Editor on 16 July 2019
Join us for a much needed "Women's Day Wellness Experience" that promises to give you our guest time to rediscover a healthy and discerning lifestyle in a beautiful setting. All of this in a spectacular venue that boast some of the most breathtaking views of the south of Joburg and promises to leave you relaxed and rejuvenated as we celebrated women's day. There is something for everyone -Yoga in the morning ...
Winter Inspires Cape Creatives
by Editor on 09 July 2019
Recently launched state-of-the-art multi-functional studio in Cape Town, Infinity Studios, is set to become a hive of activity as it firmly sets its sights on becoming one of the city’s foremost creative hubs. Infinity Studios owner, James Pople, has spent the better part of his career in a variety of creative environment across the world – and is thrilled to be back in the Mother City in time for its winter s...
Balance wines take the wheel with an exciting new pizza tasting
by Editor on 03 July 2019
Balance wines take the wheel with an exciting new pizza tasting If you are looking for a laid back food and wine experience without all the serious wine paraphernalia – Balance, the easy drinking range of quality, everyday wines, has you covered. The new Balance Pizza Wheel Tasting, now available at Overhex Winery & Bistro near Worcester, lets you experience these joyous wines, with a mouth-watering, crispy piz...
The Chocolate Festival is back!
by Editor on 28 June 2019
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, this two-day chocolate extravaganza takes place over the weekend of 31 August and 1 September (10am to 4pm daily) at The Woodmill in Stellenbosch. Expect to find a chocolate line up of gastronomical proportion. The usual plus a handful of artisanal gems ...
FNB Creative Coffee Week set to brew up a storm in Durban
by Editor on 30 May 2019
Coffee Professionals from all over South Africa and abroad will be brewing up innovation, excitement and passion around all things coffee when the FNB Creative Coffee Week 2019 takes place in Durban from 27-29 June 2019. Following the unprecedented success of the inaugural Creative Coffee Week last year, event organisers Melanie Winter and Iain Evans of Coffee Magazine have planned an even bigger and better programm...
June Live Music - Bay Harbour Market
by Editor on 27 May 2019
It’s that time again when Bay Harbour Market announces its line-up for the weekend ahead – live music on the KWV Classic Collection Sound Stage. Friday, 31 May 2019 - Money For Bali Saturday, 1 June 2019 - Ashweeta Sunday, 2 June 2019 - Dan Fernandes Bay Harbour Market is open every Friday 5pm – 9pm and Saturday/Sunday 9.30am – 4pm. In addition to live music the BOOM Bar, global food selection, amazi...
Entrepreneurs gather at Indaba in Cape Town
by Editor on 20 May 2019
Business owners and entrepreneurs will gather at the Entrepreneurs Indaba in Cape Town on Sat 25 May 2019 to grow their businesses and network with fellow entrepreneurs. The event takes on the format of a full-day conference with plenary sessions and networking breaks throughout the day. More than eight entrepreneurial experts and talented business minds will share their stories, growth strategies, tips, tools and...
Franschhoek Winter Wines
by Editor on 17 May 2019
Winter is here, and the best part is that Franschhoek is #OpenForWinter. Brave the weather and head to the Franschhoek Cellar for this year’s edition of Franschhoek Winter Wines. Inspired by the season this Winter warmer festival will take place on Saturday, 15 June (11am to 4pm). The cozy setting of the cellar is the ideal location to mingle with the Franschhoek Vignerons who will be showcasing some of their fi...
Constantia Glen kick-starts winter with exciting new comfort food
by Editor on 07 May 2019
Constantia Glen kick-starts winter with exciting new comfort food Winter will be a hearty one at Constantia Glen with a selection of delicious homemade soups and more substantial dishes to tuck into at their tasting room. Available as single servings or as a trio of smaller portions, visitors can indulge in Constantia Glen’s famous traditional Austrian beef goulash served with Spätzle, French onion soup with ...
Franschhoek amongst the Top 30 travel destinations for millennials
by Editor on 06 May 2019
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 or a bucket list once-in-a-lifetime trip, they are chomping at the bit to hop on the next plane (or car) and experience what the world has to offer. Although millennials know what they want they also rely on some guidance, and in doing so travel-planning site müvTravel has made...
Danskraal Langarm Sokkie Dans
by Editor on 03 May 2019
Moenie dit misloop nie ! DansKraal #LangarmSokkieDans vir a behoorlike lekker #Sokkiejol. Fun vir die helle gesin. Live Music deur Pieter Naude and Reghardt Van Zyl, dit gaan ‘n proper jol wees. Sien julle Vryday aand by The View Wedding Venue, in Kibler Park Bookings essential!!! Please contact Nikky Hennig 082 381 1854 for more information.
Cosy winter value at Steenberg’s trendy Bistro Sixteen82
by Editor on 15 April 2019
Cosy winter value at Steenberg’s trendy Bistro Sixteen82 Warm up with Chef Kerry Kilpin’s exciting seasonal creations and excellent winter value at Bistro Sixteen82, Steenberg’s beloved cellar door restaurant in Constantia. For an indulgent lunch of neo-bistro comfort food, there’s a special Hearty & Homely Menu to keep you fuelled from Monday to Friday, 2 May till 30 September 2019, excluding public hol...
International competitions are opens global gastronomic community to young chefs
by Editor on 02 April 2019
At a Capsicum masterclass series sponsored by S. Pellegrino and Acqua Panna, Chef Ben Ungermann talks about how Australian Masterchef kick-started a culinary career across many countries and the importance of the global gastronomic community to a young chef’s career. Cape Town, South Africa, April 2019 – Placing high in an international cooking competition is becoming a recognised path for young chefs to gain ...
Middelvlei Family Day
by Editor on 27 March 2019
Save the date for this year’s Middelvlei Family Day, Monday, 22 April, which promises to be a fun day out for the whole family. The Easter Bunny will be popping in on the day to the farm making the Middevlei Easter Egg Hunt extra fun. Look out for the special clues hidden to uncover an abundance of sweet treats. Adding to the day’s fun and festivities are the line-up of boeresport games, guaranteed to be one of...