Calling all Oktoberfest lovers in Cape Town…

Last night we had the pleasure of attending the inaugural Oktober Bierfest in Newlands and what a party it was! With the German Consulate officially ringing in the official opening it was a real celebration of Bavarian culture. The inspiring idea of the men from The Entertainment Group this certainly promises to be an enormous […]


The Bosman family, owners of the successful and highly acclaimed Bosman Family Vineyard wines, will host their annual Release Weekend on their farm Lelienfontein in Wellington on the 24th of September 2011. Join me and Tiny and enjoy a leisurely day on Heritage Da y, tasting wines paired with delicious canapés in various stations inside the exclusive […]

Winter Solstice Festival 2011 – the gathering of the clans

A beer warming event – a must if you are in the area!! Join the annual Solstice Festival on the 4th of June 2011 at the Ale House in Broederstroom (Hartebeespoort Dam), the best micro-brewed beer festival in the country. There’s plenty to occupy you at the festival.There will be  live music, some awesome food and taste […]

Wacky Wine Weekend

If you are wondering what to get up to this coming weekend and you are in South Africa, I can very STRONGLY recommend the Wacky Wine Weekend in Robertson wine valley. This festival has evolved over the years from a small annual event where the few wine estates from the Roberston area would hire an […]

Upcoming Trips

Watch out for our blogs and reviews of restaurants, hotels, activities etc on our upcoming trips throughout the United States of America Next Trip – we are off to the STATES next August 2011 OK, as is common with us, a change of plans, we were going to be off to Europe next month for a couple of […]