Leave your car keys at home and visit Stellenbosch, the vinous capital of South Africa, by tram. By Sanne Welman
It’s only the second weekend of 2020 and Wineland’s events are starting to take off in serious fashion. Enjoy incredible views of the sunset at Alto Vineyards, catch the legendary local band Spoegwolf at Franschhoek Cellar and get your fitness goals in line at the Resolution Trail Run and Medihelp Cycle Tour outdoor events.
Though officially just three years old, the Old Vine Project has been simmering for much longer, dedicated to harnessing deep-rooted flavour from vines that have been absorbing the essence of the South African Winelands for 35 years or more and, discovers Emile Joubert, rejuvenating the wine industry in the process.
Kanonkop Wine Estate recently held its annual wine event for clients, media and the wine trade which also saw the official launch of the first book on the history of this famous estate: Kanonkop: The Story of a Legend.
Beautiful hikes, yoga retreats, live music shows and even a kite festival. There is something for every type of weekend warrior in our list of things to do this weekend in and around the Winelands.
Cape Fine & Rare Wine Auction applauds positive bidder sentiment. At the end of play on Saturday 19 October 2019, collective hammer prices were captured totalling R 2 623 000.