Johannesburg – The City of Gold

Dating back to the Witswaterand Gold Rush of 1886, Johannesburg or Egoli: the city of gold, is the modern day hub of South African commerce. Rich in history and diverse in culture - it certainly has a reputation, and it’s a place full of stories well worth getting to know. Inner City Revival: Starting at... Read more »

5 Unknown Facts About Table Mountain in Cape Town

Table Mountain, one of the New 7 Wonders of Nature,  is one of the most awe-inspiring and iconic attractions in Cape Town. We've listed 5 fun facts about this breathtaking sleeping giant, one of the few mountains in the world to be surrounded by a city (this also makes Cape Town one of the few cities in... Read more »


The Ultimate Guide To Planning A Destination Wedding In The Western Cape

If you’re looking to plan a unique and spectacular destination wedding for yourself and your guests, Cape Town, South Africa offers many picturesque backdrops to host your special day and give your guests an experience like none other! While planning a destination wedding provides excitement and anticipation, it can be difficult to plan from afar. We've... Read more »

Top 20 unusual South African Grape Varietals by Sommelier Higgo Jacobs

Higgo Jacobs A law graduate from Stellenbosch, Higgo was lured into the wine industry after his studies, and what was meant to be a sabbatical ended up as a way of life. Certified with the Court of Master Sommeliers, Higgo consults to various establishments; judges on wine competitions and publications locally and abroad, and tries... Read more »


The Best Times of Year to Visit Cape Town

Cape Town is a fantastically diverse city that offers a wide variety of activities, some of which are dependant on the weather or the season. We’ve provided a breakdown of the weather conditions you can expect within each of the seasons as well as which activities you can enjoy during each. The great news is... Read more »

Why Cape Town is a Growing Destination for Wellness Travel

There are eight dimensions of wellness: occupational, emotional, spiritual, environmental, financial, physical, social, and intellectual. Each dimension of wellness is interrelated with another. Each dimension is equally vital in the pursuit of optimum health and should be considered on a trip with wellness in mind. There’s no question that the atmosphere and attributes of Cape... Read more »