Babylonstoren opens new wine museum in Cape Winelands

Africa’s first and only wine museum was recently inaugurated by renowned folklore storyteller Babylonstoren. A modern museum, the space details the origins, cultivation and culture behind mankind’s love affair with wine, while encouraging a contemporary narrative of its age-old traditions and social gravitas.

Three things to do this weekend

Make this weekend memorable with our line-up of top things to do: sit down for Boschendal’s brand-new culinary offering, make a day of it at Blaauwklippen Vineyards’ family market, and visit the Rupert Museum in the heart of Stellenbosch for a sophisticated art injection.

Ten things to do this spring

Bid farewell to the winter blues and swing right into spring by soaking up the pleasures of being outdoors, raising your glass to our national wine (even running for it), celebrating our heritage at the annual e’Bosch festival in Stellenbosch and sampling delicious teas and picnics. Mirandi Nel shares some inspiration.