Post image for Top Cafés via TripAdvisor

If you’re in the mood for a decadent coffee and lavish breakfast spread – or are just after a calming place to finish that business proposal or novel, the following 12 cafés are considered to be among the finest in South Africa.   Western Cape   Truth Coffee HQ, Cape Town CBD, Cape Town, Western […]

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Post image for A Jamming line-up for Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts

Summer officially rocks up in Cape Town when the first screechy microphone feedback echoes through the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens. This season’s Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts kicks off on 23 November 2014, jamming out every Sunday evening until 5 April 2015. We’ve taken a peek at the incredible line-up and there is something for everyone! […]

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Mount Nelson Hotel

I’m often day dreaming of sugary goodness despite the moans and groans of my scale. Cakes. Cupcakes. Brownies. Cupcakes. Chocolate. Did I mention cupcakes!? Anything with a decent coating of sugar is enough to get me through a Blue Monday. My own little superhero if you will. A high tea is the perfect way to […]

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Post image for Whale watching from a bathtub in De Kelders

It’s not every day you get to watch whales from your bathtub. Unless you’re staying on the cliffs of De Kelders, that is. De where? It’s likely you’ve never heard of this little suburb on the northern end of Gansbaai, despite the fact that De Kelders is one of the world’s best whale watching destinations. […]

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Post image for 5 Luxury Lodges in South Africa

If you’re seeking a restful getaway with beautiful views and opulent touches, far from the bustling crowds, consider staying at the following lodges: 1. Sabella Private Retreat, Marble Hall, Limpopo Sabella Private Retreat is part of a Wildlife Sanctuary so you can expect to see species like zebra, gemsbok, leopard, buffalo, giraffe, blue wildebeest, and […]

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Asoka Bar

Summer is fast approaching, and we’re already dreaming of hot summer days, sandy toes, and refreshing cocktails. We asked our fans to help us pick Cape Town’s favourite spots for cocktails. Can you tick off the entire list by the end of the summer?   ATLANTIC SEABOARD   1. The Bungalow, Clifton Cotton and ice. […]

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Post image for 14 Ways to Make Your Self-Catering Stay More Luxurious

Do you want the affordability and privacy of a self-catering getaway along with luxurious amenities? If so, we’ve covered 14 fantastic ways to turn your rustic self-catering stay into a luxurious one! The following items won’t take up too much space in your bags and will make a world of difference. SUSTENANCE Cheese Platter: You’re […]

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