Monthly Archives: January 2016

Stanford: The gem of the Overberg


If you’re one of the few Cape Tonians who hasn’t yet escaped to the Stanford countryside for a retreat, then you’ve certainly missed out.  This quaint town considered the ‘gem of the Overberg, is the go-to weekend getaway for urbanites looking to get away from their frenetic city living.

From beautifully-preserved Victorian cottages lining the streets to off-the-beaten-track footpaths and scenic views of mountains, rivers and valleys – Stanford boasts it all. While a visit here encourages one to explore and wander, it is also a community-driven town known for its local produce, fine wines and quality dining experiences.

If you’re planning a trip to Stanford, take a look at this comprehensive itinerary of where you should eat, stay and the myriad of activities to take part in.


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South Africa’s Favourite Travel Destinations of 2015

2015 was an extremely successful year for the tourism industry, with holidaymakers exploring every nook and cranny of our beautiful country. While there are so many places worth visiting, these are the areas that are considered the most popular holiday destinations of 2015.  Take a look to see how this year’s list compared to 2014’s favourited hotspots.


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Top South African Events to look forward to in 2016


For some of us, it’s back to work and the grindstone. The festive season has passed,  leaving us reminiscing over those lazy days spent at the beach or the long nights of partying the night away at music festivals. To beat those January blues, take a look at these exciting South African events that you can look forward to in 2016.


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