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?
by on 24.05.2016
You might have been following our #Stellenblog campaign on social media, enjoying all the beautiful pictures and micro-stories popping up in your Twitter, Facebook and Instagram feeds. As the social media aspect of the campaign wraps up, it’s time to delve deeper and read the stories of Stellenbosch on some of the world’s best travel blogs.
Destinate was approached to create a campaign in order to drive awareness and tourism from South Africa to Reunion Island. Over the last two years, we launched a multi-channel campaign that generated some of our most successful stats to date.