DYNAMIC FEMALE DUO AT HISTORIC NEDERBURG ESTATE

The Drakenstein Local Tourism Association is celebrating women in wine during August by putting the spotlight on some of the progressive female winemakers and their assistants in the region through a fun series of #winewednesdays.  Read more

THE MONTH OF INTERSCHOOLS IN PAARL

Paarl people love rugby and the schools in Paarl have been playing this game right from their beginnings. Read more

PAARL CELEBRATES FEMALE WINEMAKERS DURING WOMEN’S MONTH

Drakenstein Tourism is using National Women’s Month in August to pay tribute to the female winemakers working in the region with a series of #winewednesday engagements.

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PAARL CROWNED AS BEST TERROIR IN SOUTH AFRICA

The Paarl-Simonsig ward was recently announced as the SA Terroir Top Area at the annual Novare SA Terroir Wine Awards.  This prestigious competition reviewed wines from 14 different wine terroirs in the Cape winelands region.

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IT IS ALL THINGS TREES IN AUGUST AT BABYLONSTOREN

Head for the magnificent Babylonstoren and take part in some educational workshops this August.  Topics for eager green fingers include espalier essentials, grafting and budding and indigenous trees. Read more

WHERE TO EAT AND DRINK IN AUGUST

Spice Route Barley and Biltong Emporium

8th August 2018 l 10h00- 17h00

Ladies steak served with Café de Paris butter, rosemary potatoes and beer battered onion rings.

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Paarl Inter Schools

During the first week of August 2018, the picturesque Boland town, Paarl, is transformed by colourfully decorated trees in the main road, banners all over town, homes have flags or ribbons. Even the retailers showcase their creativity by specially decorated eats for the occasion. Read more

DRAKENSTEIN TOURISM JOINS MANDELA DAY INITIATIVES

The Drakenstein Local Tourism Association will be joining the global movement for good on Mandela Day, 18 July 2018.  The tourism association is calling on local businesses, organisations and communities to assist in their campaign. Read more

NEDERBURG PRESENTS: STORIES WITH PHIL LIGGETT

The Nederburg winery in Paarl in South Africa’s Western Cape wine region, exclusive wine partner to Team Dimension Data cycling for the Qhubeka non-profit organisation, will be releasing a series of daily video vignettes featuring none other than Tour de France commentary legend, Phil Liggett.

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AFFORDABLE WINTER OFFERS

Make use of our members’ brilliant winter accommodation offers and linger a little longer in Paarl this July.  Have a look at our blog and book your winter stay now. Read more