Post image for Hip-Hip Hooray, Heritage Day

With Heritage Day around the corner, and a full week’s-worth of exciting events taking place, we’ve rounded up plenty of braai spots to choose from, as well as answered what Heritage Day is all about. Now it’s time to discover 10 fun ways you can take advantage of this national holiday!   Western Cape 1. […]

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Post image for A Photographic Celebration of Spring with #discoverOverberg

One of our biggest highlights every month is the #discoverOverberg chat on Twitter. For 1 hour the Twittersphere comes alive with tips, photos, and pure passion for the Western Cape’s Overberg region. There’s a new topic every month and yesterday was all spring. Spring has our toes itching to head outdoors – even if it’s only […]

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Post image for Hotel Verde: the Greenest Hotel in Africa!

Care about the environment? Want to make a positive difference? Hotel Verde has been declared the GREENEST HOTEL IN AFRICA, and allows you to reduce your carbon footprint without cutting back on comfort. A few perks to look forward to include an eco-pool, a jogging wetland, and super cool power-generating gym equipment! As it’s just […]

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Post image for PhotoBlog – 19 things to see along the Cape to Namibia Route

The full day’s journey from Cape Town to Namibia is one of the most exciting drives in South Africa, and it’s easy to understand why. For where else in the country – or even the world – can you view dinosaur fossils, thousands of wildflowers, and sea mammals playing in the waves? Break up your […]

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Post image for Vote & Win in the Klink Wine Tourism Awards – or don’t and let me win!

It’s time for the third Klink Wine Tourism Awards – the social savvy awards where you help decide who wins. Spanning 16 categories that are more about visitor experience than wine tasting, the Klink Awards invite you to vote for your favourite restaurants, family-friendly destinations, places to stay, unusual attractions, and the best wine pairing […]

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Post image for 25 Places to Enjoy Cheese and Wine Tasting in Stellenbosch

The early bird gets the worm, but the second mouse gets the cheese. And let’s be honest, we’d rather have the latter. Being a South African true to form, I sure do love my cheese…and wine. And so when I began planning my recent trip to Stellenbosch I was disappointed when I couldn’t find a helpful […]

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Post image for 10 Places to Visit When You Dawdle in Darling

I’ll admit it: when my husband and I first drove through Darling I wasn’t all that impressed. It took under 10 minutes to drive from one end of town to the other, and as it was a public holiday, there wasn’t much open. We kept driving. It was only when we drove back towards the […]

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