Entries by Wilandré

Babylonstoren Workshops

Babylonstoren holds regular workshops as they see it as an ideal opportunity to share what they’ve learned – not only about their garden but about gardening in general. They also regularly invite guests who are experts in their fields to host these workshops in collaboration with their gardening team. Their workshops tend to be small, […]

Fairview’s Famous Goatshed Dinners

Goatshed Extraño Spanish Evening 28 September 2018 19:00 – 22:00 There is a stranger (extraño in Spanish) in the Cape’s vineyards, named Tempranillo. Originally from Spain, Tempranillo now grows in local soils and produces grapes of exceptional quality. We’ve carefully integrated fellow Spaniards Grenache and Carignan – who add spice, fruit and freshness – to […]

Grande Roche Hotel

1 April 2018 – 31 October 2018 Don’t miss Grande Roche Hotel’s wonderful winter accommodation special! Dinner, Bed and Breakfast includes: –           Bed & Breakfast (Continental breakfast, champagne & oysters) –           3 Course Dinner (Starter, Main, Dessert) –           Complimentary 375ml bottle of wine upon check-in in the room Cost: R1 335.00 per person sharing T’s […]

Windmeul Cellar Farmer’s Market

Join Windmeul Cellar for their monthly farmer’s market every first Saturday of the month. Stalls are open for business between 08h00 – 12h00 and wine sales are from 09h00 – 15h00. Bring along a cooler box and fill it to the brim with olives, artisanal breads, assortment of cheeses, eggs, chacuterie, meats (chicken, pork, and […]

Cheetah Experience Ashia, a world-class cheetah sanctuary and working farm outside Paarl in South Africa’s Western Cape, has opened its doors.

Ashia, an African name meaning “life and hope”, lies nestled at the foot of the dramatic Drakenstein mountains near Paarl, providing the perfect setting for the sanctuary’s conservation and environmental education programmes. A true passion project, the cheetah conservation programme forms the heart of this beautiful place, offering a facility for hand-raised ambassador cheetahs and […]