The Best Franschhoek Weekend Get-Away

Desperate for a reprieve from work and the stresses of life, but can only afford to take a few days out? Then you need a weekend get-away to the picturesque and culturally rich Franschhoek Valley. Why Franschhoek? Photo Credit: Brittany Hawkins Tucked away in a beautiful, centuries-old wine country valley surrounded by mountain ranges and … Read more

Franschhoek Wine Valley and Dwarsrivier hosts media as part of the CWDM Media Educational

In early November a group of wine, lifestyle and tourism media were treated to a two-day experience in the picture perfect Franschhoek Wine Valley and Dwarsrivier regions. This formed part of a Media Educational sponsored by the Cape Winelands District Municipality whereby relevant local tourism authorities (LTA’s) are required to showcase some of their finest … Read more

New programme of Cooking Demo’s at Leopard’s Leap

Since introducing a special programme of Cooking Demonstrations around its centrepiece Kitchen Table, Leopard’s Leap Family Vineyards have been entertaining those passionate about all things culinary to an exceptional experience of cooking, eating and wining! The amicable Chef Pieter de Jager will be demonstrating thematic dishes while involving participants in all aspects of cooking and … Read more

New MCC duo make their debut at Grande Provence

Grande Provence has launched two new uplifting Méthode Cap Classiques – a shimmering Brut and an enchanting Rosé – at this landmark Franschhoek heritage wine estate. Taking their bow alongside the flagship Grande Provence Vintage Brut 2011, the two new non-vintage Cap Classiques are elegant with a racy palate guaranteed to enliven any occasion. The … Read more

Extraordinary gifts at Babylonstoren

A merry Christmas needs extraordinary gifts. Explore Babylonstoren's online shop for joy-giving things inspired by their farm plus delicious new Christmas arrivals. Charm even the choosiest of friends or family with one-of-a-kind gifts for the festive season and beyond. For more information visit