AWOL Winelands Cycling Tours

The Cape Winelands, Besides Wine Tasting

Wine tasting, staring boggle-eyed at world famous scenery, and tucking into delicious, South African-inspired food made from farm fresh, local ingredients – as fabulous an experience as it all is - is pretty much...
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Where to See the Snow in the Western Cape This Winter

Snow in South Africa might sound as ill fitting as a giraffe in Antarctica, but every now and then, when a Western Cape winter storm system becomes particularly intense, it can cause temperatures to...

Into the winelands: Wellington

Just an hour from Cape Town, Wellington is one of the Western Cape's youngest wine districts and makes for a relaxed weekend break. A historic town, Wellington is packed with beautiful Cape Dutch houses and...

Off the beaten track – the Cape’s hiking trails

The Cape’s hiking trails are sometimes steep and sometimes challenging but always packed with splendour, wildlife, and adventure. The Cape bears a lofty and well-deserved reputation as a prime destination for outdoor lovers. The undulating...
Dance at Dawn

The Fashion of Fitness

From dancing and bouncing to cryotherapy and infrared therapy, this season's health trends are the ideal combination of fitness and fun. With summer on its way, many of us feel the need to update and...

Hit a hole-in-one: Cape Town’s top golfing destinations

The Western Cape is gaining increasing attention as a world destination for golf, and rightly so. With a constellation of pristine, emerald courses nestled into the province’s spectacularly beautiful and topographically voluptuous landscape, local...

Dog-friendly hiking and walking trails in Cape Town

From dog-friendly weekend getaways and beaches to dog parks and restaurants, where all the members of the family are welcome (including the furry ones), Cape Town is a city with a demonstrated empathy for...

What’s SUP? The new sporting craze that’s rocking the Western Cape

Capetonians are uniquely blessed when it comes to outdoor sporting opportunities: our hiking, biking, surfing, golfing and trail running facilities are among the finest the world has to offer. However, this summer, a new...
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Glamour and entertainment a sure bet at the 2017 Sun Met celebrated with Mumm

South Africa’s oldest horse race and Cape Town’s most anticipated social event makes its way to Kenilworth Racecourse on Saturday 28 January 2017. The prestigious event returns this time with a myriad of fresh, entertaining...
Trail Running

Hit the trail: 5 reasons why you should try trail running

Trail running is one of the hottest new pastimes in the Southern Suburbs—with more and more former treadmill and road runners, not to mention new enthusiasts, hitting the city’s greenbelts to get their exercise...