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

The very best way to gain perspective is to fly. A few hundred metres up in the air, with a view of the Hottentots Holland Mountains to the east, the sweeping arm of the...
Fairtree-Simonsberg-Contour

Entries Open for Simonsberg Contour MTB & Trailrun Stage Race

Entries are now open for the 2018 Fairtree Simonsberg Contour Mountain Bike and Trail Run Stage Race events taking place 3 to 4 February and 10 to 11 February 2018 respectively.  Keen trail runners...
Falke Full Moon Hike

Falke Full Moon Hiking Season Opens at Delvera

With winter shedding its coat, it is time for outdoor enthusiasts and active travellers to get out their hiking boots for the upcoming season of Falke Full Moon Hikes hosted by Dirtopia on Delvera...
Wine Tram Wine Tasting

Five Spectacular Ways to Experience the Cape Winelands Like Never Before!

If there’s one thing Capetonians know how to do, and do well, it’s wine tasting and with well over 550 wineries in the Cape, we’re not short of options. Yet, our bountiful winelands have...
Little Bee-eaters

The Joys of Being a Bird-Watcher in the Cape

Few countries in the world can rival the birdlife Cape Town has to offer and with more than 610 different species having been recorded in the area, 60 of which are endemic to the...
New Zealand

International travel: New Zealand – adventure on the Islands

Adrenalin junkies, foodies and chilled-out road trippers will find something to love in the home of Middle-earth. Adrenalin junkies, foodies and chilled-out road trippers will find something to love in the home of Middle-earth. New Zealand...
Cape Epic

ABSA Cape Epic Grand Finale once again hosted at Val De Vie

The final stage of the Absa Cape Epic will once again finish on the pristine polo fields of South Africa’s premium lifestyle estate – Val de Vie. In 2017, the estate was selected as...
Sailing Cape Town

How to take up sailing in the Mother City

You’ve watched keelboats sashay around buoys, their crews pinching lines and pulling off well-choreographed manoeuvres. There’s no denying the appeal of commandeering such beasts, and the feeling of exhilaration and a heightened sense of satisfaction...
Adventure Film Challenge

Cape Union Mart opens entries for 2017 Adventure Film Challenge

Four years ago Cape Union Mart introduced the Adventure Film Challenge to encourage local adventurers, sportspersons and filmmakers to make and submit films showcasing their outdoor passions. This annual film competition is held in conjunction...
Barre Body

Barre Body – The New Buzz Word in the Burbs

Keen to get your body into shape while elongating your muscles and increasing your flexibility? Give Barre Body a go. And you won’t have to stand on your toes to feel the burn!  Let’s face...

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