Shiraz’s popularity amongst wine lovers is not to be doubted and the diversity of styles on offer by wine makers ensure that every taste is catered for. The Shiraz Challenge, this year presented by Shiraz SA for the 6th time, serves as a trustworthy compass for consumers when wanting to buy SA’s top Shiraz. This year, three Shiraz blends and twelve Shiraz stole the limelight.
The eateries in Paarl is ready for the colder weather with some delicious food and cosy settings. Read more
Beat the winter blues at Babylonstoren with activities ranging from blissful spa treatments to informative workshops. Read more
Ladies Brunch Sessions at Hero Adventure at Rhebokskloof
Calling all ladies! Grab your friends on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8pm to 11:30pm and come exercise at Hero Rhebokskloof Wine Estate.
In association with Shiraz SA the week of 11 to 17 June 2018 will be a feast of Shiraz and Venison in the Cape Winelands with the new Seven Days of Shiraz and Venison celebration (#7DaysOfShiraz). Read more
Don’t let the winter in Paarl get you down, there are plenty of things that are better during winter in Paarl!
Enjoy the perfect Shiraz & Venison winter dinner, presented by Vondeling’s Senior Winemaker, Matthew Copeland, and the chefs from The Goose Roasters, Craig Cormack and Beau du Toit.
For one night only, Matthew and the chef-duo will present a vertical tasting comprising a variety of very limited Shiraz styles and vintages from the Vondeling wine library, paired with venison canapés and followed by a gastronomic three-course wine dinner.
The International Council of Museums (ICOM) established International Museum Day in 1977 to increase public awareness of the role of museums in the development of society, and it has been steadily gaining momentum ever since. In 2017, International Museum Day garnered record breaking participation with more than 36,000 museums hosting events in some 156 countries.
In the run-up to International Museum Day on 18 May, the Afrikaans Language Museum and Monument (ATM) is proud to join creative forces with the independent journal litnet.co.za to exhibit less famous poets’ work at the monument’s Green Gallery.
Boland Travel has received a Diamond Arrow award during the recent PMR.Africa award ceremony.
The award is based on the Western Cape Provincial Survey for Leaders and Achievers.
Boland Travel received first overall place for companies and institutions that had done the most in their sectors over the previous 12 months to stimulate the economic growth and development of the Western Cape Province.
The awards are rated by a random, provincial sample of 170 respondents comprising of CEO’s, MD’s, business owners, company directors and managers and senior government officials based in the Western Cape Province.