Glorious gin experiences in and around Cape Town for all budgets

The craft gin revolution has now exploded with over 50 distilleries in South Africa and new places are opening almost monthly where you can taste gins or just sit back and enjoy a gin cocktail.


10 South African Craft Rums To Drink This Summer

Move over gin. Here's why rum is sure to be your next summer drink of choice.


10 Wine Routes Near Cape Town You Don’t Already Know About

Our choice of ten wine routes near Cape Town, other than Constantia, Stellenbosch and Franschhoek, that we think you should try.


15 fantastic cocktail spots in Cape Town to try out this summer

Where to find 15 of the coolest cocktail spots in Cape Town this summer, from rooftop bars to sand-between-your-toes venues.

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35 of Cape Town’s best outdoor bars and pubs

We've gathered together a list of of some of Cape Town's favourite watering holes (as suggested by locals) that have a great outdoor section to enjoy the perfect summer's day. 


Romantic things to do for Valentine’s Day in the Cape Winelands

From watching movies under the stars to picnics to extravagant dinners, here are a few romantic things to do for Valentine’s Day in the Cape Winelands.


Win a bottle of Graham Beck Brut Rose worth R95, in conjunction with Graham Beck, is giving away a bottle of Graham Beck Brut Rose to three lucky readers worth R95 each.


Upcoming summer picnic concerts near Cape Town

Excited about the U2 concert coming to South Africa again in February 2011?


Growing down at the Backsberg Karen Zoid picnic concert

I love the word “picnic”. It’s simple, quirky and dances lightly off the tongue.


Wining, dining and farm stalling in Stellenbosch

Stellies is only just down the road from Cape Town, yet in the two years I have lived here, I have only visited it once.

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