MADIBA MAGIC LIVES ON IN PAARL

The Drakenstein Municipality is paying homage to South African icon Nelson Mandela with a photographic exhibition in honour of his centenary celebrations.  The poignant exhibition of photographs shot by ordinary South Africans was opened in the imposing KWV Cathedral Cellar earlier this week. Read more

CAPE TOWN’S WORLD CHAMP SURFERS LAUNCH #ItsAllStillHere TOURISM CAMPAIGN

Yesterday, Cape Town’s world champ surfers Jordy Smith, Mikey February and Frank Solomon joined Wesgro to unveil the new #ItsAllStillHere tourism campaign. Read more

HERITAGE AND TECHNOLOGY CONVERGE TO BOOST TOURISM

Just in time for National Heritage Day on 24 September, Drakenstein Local Tourism Association is introducing a mobile application that combines the proud heritage of the region with the latest state-of-the-art technology. Read more

DRAKENSTEIN CELEBRATES HERITAGE AND WINE AT CAPE WINE

Drakenstein Local Tourism Association used the recently held Cape Wine 2018 to showcase the proud heritage and award-winning wines of the Paarl and Wellington regions.  With 352 producers attending this year’s event, Cape Wine is considered to be the flagship business showcase of the S0uth African wine industry and is presented by Wines of South Africa every three years. Read more

EXPLORE THE HERITAGE OF PAARL DURING TOURISM MONTH

As South Africa’s third oldest town, Paarl should definitely be on your itinerary during Tourism Month in September and is the perfect place to visit on Heritage Day. Read more

THE BEST OF MOUNTAIN BIKING IN PAARL

Get ready for spring, head outdoors and experience nature. Read more