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Eight noteworthy stops along Route 62
Eight noteworthy stops along Route 62

A road trip along South Africa's picturesque Route 62, which meanders from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth, is a travel adventure that uniquely captures the welcoming, quaint and quirky sides of the Western and Eastern Cape.

By Ruth Cooper 23 hours ago

Sweet treats and creative eats - Tessa's Bakery opens in Cape Town
Sweet treats and creative eats - Tessa's Bakery opens in Cape Town

On an ordinary Tuesday afternoon, the very extraordinary Tessa's Bakery opened the doors of its brand new store. The ‘Made like Mom's' bakery chose a unique location in Milnerton, Cape Town, opting to stay near to the loyal client base they've built up, while catering to the growing demand for their delicacies. Having officially launched in 2012 supplying coffee shops and later offering an online store, Tessa's Bakery has been 25-years in the making with humble beginnings in Tessa's very own home kitchen.

By Angie White 1 day ago

#FreshOnTheShelf: Gin-based popsicles launch in spring
#FreshOnTheShelf: Gin-based popsicles launch in spring

JML Consulting, which created Pierre Jourdan Wine Popsicles (PJ Pops) in 2016, will launch two gin & tonic popsicles - a G&T Classic and G&T Berry - in September this year.

1 day ago

South Africa's favourite eateries acknowledged at 2017 Coca-Cola Food Festival
South Africa's favourite eateries acknowledged at 2017 Coca-Cola Food Festival

The 2017 Coca-Cola Food Festival saw over 40,000 public votes cast to select the regional semi-finalists representing South Africa's favourite eateries. The public has a chance to sample these delights in person at the Joburg and Durban regional semi-final events.

1 day ago

FNB Art Prize awarded to Peju Alatise
FNB Art Prize awarded to Peju Alatise

Nigerian artist, Peju Alatise, has been announced as the 2017 recipient of the highly coveted FNB Art Prize at the media launch of the 10th instalment of the FNB JoburgArtFair.

2 days ago

In good company with Franschhoek's Grand Provence
In good company with Franschhoek's Grand Provence

Stay in understated luxury at one of Franschhoek's most historic wine estates, Grande Provence, at local-is-lekker off-season rates that are hard to beat for value for money.

By Brian Berkman 2 days ago

Nollywood blockbuster puts spotlight on SA tourism gems
Nollywood blockbuster puts spotlight on SA tourism gems

Through an innovative partnership showcasing South Africa's diverse leisure tourism attractions, the South African launch of Nollywood action comedy 10 Days in Sun City recently took place at Sun City where the movie was filmed. Directed by South African-based Nigerian director Adze Ugah, the movie is the highest-earning film in Nigeria this year and topped the country's box office for two weeks after its release in June. The movie will be released in 20 cinemas across SA on 25 August 2017.

2 days ago

SunshineCo. announces Women's Month photographic competition winners
SunshineCo. announces Women's Month photographic competition winners

Winners of the SunshineCo. Women's Month photographic competition were announced on Thursday, 3 August 2017 at the SunshineCo. Studios in Rosebank.

3 days ago

#WomensMonth: Four decades of formidable fashion with Marianne Fassler
#WomensMonth: Four decades of formidable fashion with Marianne Fassler

With an illustrious career spanning 40 years, designer, icon, businesswoman, mentor and all-around creative Marianne Fassler remains a formidable force in South Africa's fashion industry.

By Lauren Hartzenberg 3 days ago

#MEX17: BMI to host Song Camp in lead up to Music Exchange
#MEX17: BMI to host Song Camp in lead up to Music Exchange

The BMI Song Camp will run from the 4 September till the 8 September in lead up to this year's Music Exchange (MEX17) at the Academy of Sound Engineering studio complex, in District 6, Cape Town.

3 days ago

Lorna Scott adds female fynbos flair to SA's gin segment
Lorna Scott adds female fynbos flair to SA's gin segment

Lorna Scott, a driving force behind South Africa's craft gin revolution, had never worked in a distillery before or had any experience in the liquor industry, when she launched Inverroche Gin in 2012 in Still Bay with her son Rohan and daughter Lauren.

14 Aug 2017

Delicious delights at this year's Oyster, Wine & Food Festival
Delicious delights at this year's Oyster, Wine & Food Festival

The Oyster, Wine & Food Festival takes place on Friday, 1 September to Sunday, 3 September 207 in the Outdoor Arena, Montecasino.

11 Aug 2017

Nominees unveiled for 2017 AFRIMA Awards
Nominees unveiled for 2017 AFRIMA Awards

The nominee's list for the 2017 AFRIMA Awards were announced by officials of the African Union Commission, and 13-man jury of the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) on Tuesday, 8 August at the Renaissance Hotel, Ikeja in Lagos, Nigeria.

11 Aug 2017