Rolex Fastnet Race: A Lasting Encounter

A record-breaking fleet of more than 400 yachts has entered the 48th edition of the Rolex Fastnet Race and they will be taking on a legendary 605 nautical mile course that demands unremitting endeavour.

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.

Things to do this Women’s Day

Round up your favourite ladies for some bubbly and tapas at Lanzerac Hotel & Spa, catch Titilayo Adedokun’s riveting play “Fifty Shade of Fairytales” at the Drama Factory, or combine Women’s Day by celebrating all things feline at the Cat Rescue Café, and so much more.

Talk of the Town

In what has been a bumper month of developments and happenings, Danie Keet brings you the latest and greatest news from in and around the Winelands.

Host your own chef’s table

From smokey guava BBQ-glazed skaapstertjies to citrus-cured snoek paté and the classic Beef Wellington… these gourmet meals are yours to make at home, thanks to recipe cards made by Lanzerac’s executive chef, Stephan Fraser.

A lodge for all seasons

A visit to Tengile River Lodge in midsummer brought excitement aplenty for RICHARD HOLMES, but a winter visit, too, he reckons, would allow him to appreciate fully the luxurious comforts of this new lodge.

Celebrate Women’s Day in style

Spoil yourself, your friends, your partner or colleague at this up-market event with well-known TV personality and presenter, Aleit Swanepoel & acclaimed make-up artist, Alicia Buckle.

Bubbles & Bliss 2019

Bubbles & Bliss 2019 will take place at the newly renovated Bakenhof Wineland venue on the 10th of August 2019 – an extended celebration of Women’s Day on the 9th of August 2019.

Things to do this weekend: 19 to 21 July 2019

Try exciting new gourmet soups at Spier’s Tasting Room, grab some friends for a few icy brews at the Winterfest Beer Festival, and run off the week’s worries at the Stellies Shakeout, this weekend in the Winelands offers an exciting mix of events, activities and happenings to enjoy.

A haven of peace and luxury

Snug in the upper Blaauwklippen Valley, Mont Angelis Retreat is a haven of peace and luxury, offering discerning guests nine spacious and individually designed self-catering cottages on a wine farm.

Honest and beautiful designs

MARGUERITE VAN WYK speaks to Stellenbosch architect Rick Stander about inspiration and some highlights and challenges in his career.

On fighting dragons

Longridge Wine Estate is hosting a series of talks on cancer: what you were never told and what you need to know.

The Environmentalist

“The biggest untapped source of energy today is our youth. I am from an age of consumerism, but my two daughters are young enough to change the way their generation thinks.”