by on 08.11.2016
Open Africa, a social enterprise, in partnership with tour company Tour2.0 have launched nine new tours that will take travellers into the heart and soul of South Africa to experience exciting adventures that have never before been available to visitors.
by on 07.11.2016
A more collaborative approach to the promotion of South Africa’s unique wine tourism offering and a new national wine tourism strategy is a step closer to being realised after The Business of Food and Wine Tourism Conference, which was recently held at Spier Wine Estate in Stellenbosch.
by on 02.11.2016
This year’s Pinotage on Tap festival was once again a highlight on the social calendar. With hundreds of guests, great weather, platters of delicious food and a non-stop free-flow of the much-loved Diemersfontein Chocolate Coffee Pinotage, the event lived up to the hype.
A lot of the South African wineries have impressive architecture, panoramic views of the valley and five star restaurants. They are all perfectly suited to take guests that you want to impress but there is one thing they lack – personality.
by on 13.10.2016
The ever-popular Pinotage on Tap is being held at Diemersfontein on Saturday 29 October, and we cannot wait!
by on 15.09.2016
In 1996 Etienne le Riche founded Le Riche wines and together with his winemaking family, Etienne, Christo and Yvonne makes a winning team. Mark Daniels has been with the Le Riche team for many years and is part of the family. They have made it their business to produce the definitive expression of a Stellenbosch Cabernet Sauvignon, and to great acclaim.
A new national Wine Tourism Strategy will see wine tourism take its place as one of the strategic tourism development and promotional pillars of South Africa; in so doing maximizing the potential of wine (and food) tourism and establishing a strong, sustainable and representative wine tourism sector attracting a far broader share of the domestic and global travel market.
Did you know that just 20 minutes from Cape Town, tucked within the Tygerberg Hills, set within the beautiful Durbanville Wine Valley, lies a hidden gem called Phizantekraal Wines?