Beach House Bliss At On The Bay Retreat + WIN A STAY!

One of the many things I love about living in Cape Town (the list is long!), is that we have so many gorgeous getaway spots nearby. Whether you’re looking for a romantic hideaway for two at a cozy guesthouse or five star boutique hotel, getting your glamping on with a bunch of friends or a …

107 Dorpstraat Boutique Hotel – Laidback Luxury In Stellenbosch

It was the last weekend in April and we found ourselves in the historic and charming winelands town of Stellenbosch. The SA Cheese Festival was happening that same weekend, and while many people were making their way to this annual celebration of all things cheese, we were staying in “Stellies” for a different reason. Unless …

Swirl At Stellenbosch Vineyards – A Sensory Wine & Food Experience

You may have noticed that recently I have been spending quite a bit of time in Stellenbosch, whether it’s a quick day trip or staying over for a night or two. And you are right. I consider this wonderful wine region to be on my “doorstep” as it is only about a twenty minute drive …

Cabernet Franc Carnival Celebrations At Avontuur Estate!

Calling all Cabernet Franc lovers! You have patiently been waiting for almost a year and it is nearly time to celebrate this magical varietal at the fabulous Cabernet Franc Carnival. The Carnival, now in it’s fourth year, will once again be held at scenic Avontuur Estate, between the beautiful winelands towns of Stellenbosch and Somerset West. …