Spa treatments to be enjoyed at Babylonstoren this November

Like everything else at Babylonstoren, the Garden Spa is inextricably linked to the garden and the ever-changing seasons. We like to think of it as a living spa, set within a forest of bamboo with tranquil greenery and a myriad leiwater channels to set the tone. Some of our traditional treatment rooms are housed in our pavilion constructed of … Read more

Franschhoek Craft Festival – 5 November 2016

Definition of Craft: An activity involving skill in making things by hand; denoting or relating to food or drink made in a traditional or non-mechanised way by an individual or a small company Get out of hand at the inaugural Franschhoek Craft Festival this summer. This one-of-a-kind festival takes place at Môreson—a blissful wine farm—on … Read more

A Sparkling Affair at Grande Provence

Join Grande Provence for A Sparkling Affair and embrace the shimmering Champagne lifestyle on the eve of the Franschhoek Cap Classique & Champagne Festival on Friday, 2 December. After making their debut at the Franschhoek Festival with their maiden Méthode Cap Classique last year, Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate has upped the ante this year … Read more

Motor Movie Festival @ Franschhoek Motor Museum

The first film festival to be hosted in Franschhoek in the Cape Winelands will be the fabulous MMF @ FMM.  To the uninitiated that is the Motor Movie Festival @ Franschhoek Motor Museum. It is set for the 22nd and 23rd October 2016. Few places other than Anthonij Rupert Wyne allow for the friendly meeting … Read more

Franschhoek adds adventure tourism to its repertoire

Already a popular destination when it comes to food and wine experiences, Franschhoek has something fun and exciting in store for outdoor enthusiasts too. Adventure tourism in South Africa appeals to a thriving niche market and the Franschhoek Wine Valley caters to these needs with a variety of offerings. Ranging from a leisurely walk to … Read more