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Shimmy Beach Club delivers an outstanding new summer menu

Shimmy Beach Club has a long-standing reputation as Cape Town’s premier destination for the fit and the fabulous. Essentially, you’ve probably enjoyed an afternoon...

The Best Pizza in Cape Town

It goes down beautifully with red wine, draft beer, and cold soda; its cheesy platform can support a myriad of toppings, the limits of...

Events in Cape Town in November

With November being the quiet before the storm of the festive season, now is the perfect opportunity to get a little culture, tick a...

Cape Town’s oldest wine farm, Groot Constantia, delivers an experience worthy...

To say that Groot Constantia has a long-standing reputation for producing outstanding wine is a gross understatement. This is a wine farm that has...

Fine art, fine wine, and fine fare at the glorious Glenelly...

It was a gorgeous spring day and while most of Cape Town sat in grid-locked traffic on the N1 or chained to their work...

Durbanville Wine Valley celebrates the 13th annual Season of Sauvignon

“Sauvignon Blanc is the Toyota Hilux of grape varietals in South Africa,” said Diemersdal winemaker Thys Louw to the collection of people who had...

The Dining Room at Leeu Estates, Franschhoek, showcases its delicious new...

Green, leafy avenues, an opulent country club, manicured gardens, and luxuriously appointed rooms are just a few of the assets on offer at the...

Gravity is Over-rated: Take to the skies with paragliding in Cape...

The very best way to gain perspective is to fly. A few hundred metres up in the air, with a view of the Hottentots...

Allée Bleue releases its grand masterpiece: the Limited Edition Black Series

For a few precious hours last week, acclaimed Franschhoek wine estate, Allée Bleue, and Aubergine Restaurant became Cape Town’s hottest couple: our very own...

Wine tasting in the chicken coop and lunch in the stable...

“A wine should give a sense of place,” says Etienne Louw to our gathering while we sip of the farm’s recent vintage of Sauvignon...