Things to do this weekend – 23 to 25 August 2019

Things to do this weekend – 23 to 25 August 2019

This weekend sees the biggest art exhibition in Africa held in over a decade, the first-lady of SA blues/rock Andra makes her debut at Balboa Balcony Bar, learn how to swing dance in just a day and sweat off the winter rust at the Riebeek MTB and Trail Run.

Things to do this weekend: 2 to 4 August 2019

Things to do this weekend: 2 to 4 August 2019

Grab your significant other for a wine-tasting weekend getaway in the Upper Blaauwklippen Valley, meet some of Stellenbosch’s famous chefs at the Wine & Food Festival, and hone your golfing instincts as the Cape Town Sunday League hits Stellenbosch Golf Club.

Four great trail events happening this winter

Four great trail events happening this winter

Outdoor enthusiasts rejoice! Now is the time to get out there and take in the magnificence of the Winelands’ beautiful running and riding trails. Check out our rundown of Dirtopia’s great trail events this June/July.

Things to do this winter

Things to do this winter

It’s easy to label winter the dreariest season of them all, but in and around Stellenbosch there’s plenty of life and colour to brighten up the days. Mirandi Nel explores things to do that will leave you with more than a warm heart.

From Eikestad to the Arctic

From Eikestad to the Arctic

As a child and then a young man, world-renowned explorer, environmentalist and sailor Mike Horn honed his survival skills on everything from the Jukskei River to the Angolan border. Debbie Hathway talks to the ex-Matie about his exploits.