Why buying timeshare is a good idea
Why buying timeshare is a good idea

The truth of the matter is that if your idea of a vacation means sleeping on a relative's couch, then timeshare is most likely not right for you. But, if you are an avid vacationer who invests time and money in creating memorable vacations in sought-after destinations - then here's why buying timeshare is a good idea.

Issued by Vacation Ownership Association of Southern Africa 23 hours ago

Sneaker Exchange (SXC) returns to Cape Town
Sneaker Exchange (SXC) returns to Cape Town

The 2018 Sneaker Exchange (SXC) will be held at the Cape Town Cruise Terminal, V&A Waterfront in Cape Town on Saturday, 28 April 2018 from 11am to 7pm.

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The big dreams of Skinny Sbu
The big dreams of Skinny Sbu

A sock collector from a tender age, Sibusiso Ngwenya started his own homegrown accessories brand, Skinny Sbu Socks, with just R70, his mother's encouragement and the desire to be Africa's answer to Tom Ford.

By Lauren Hartzenberg 1 day ago

Cardigans and anoraks won't cut it: why there should be more fashion for older men
Cardigans and anoraks won't cut it: why there should be more fashion for older men

Now we find ourselves nearly drawing pensions and thinking what? What now? Put a cardigan on and grey shoes? Is there an age when you think: 'Oh, I can't possibly be involved in fashion now? I must get some old man kit and plod about in misshapen anoraks.' I know I'm not going to do that.
This was how Eric - aged 60 - an interviewee in a survey of men aged 50 or older responded when he was asked about his fashion choices.

By Ania Sadkowska and Katherine Townsend 20 Apr 2018

SA's The Duchess Virgin Gin & Tonic scoops two awards at Global Soft Drinks Congress
SA's The Duchess Virgin Gin & Tonic scoops two awards at Global Soft Drinks Congress

South African non-alcoholic beverage brand, The Duchess Virgin Gin & Tonic, has been awarded Best Adult Drink as well as Best New Drink Concept at the 2018 Zenith Innobev Awards in Prague. The newly launched event celebrates successful innovation in beverages worldwide, and formed part of the 14th Global Soft Drinks Congress held this week.

20 Apr 2018

Five ways to become a more eco-friendly traveller
Five ways to become a more eco-friendly traveller

If you want to join the sustainable travel movement, but don't really know where to start, it's easier than you think.

19 Apr 2018

Refurbished Ritz Hotel and revolving Top of the Ritz restaurant, a new Cape Town must-do
Refurbished Ritz Hotel and revolving Top of the Ritz restaurant, a new Cape Town must-do

The iconic Ritz Hotel best known for it 360° revolving restaurant which sits on the 23rd floor of the hotel like an akwardly landed spaceship, has been synonymous with the Seapoint skyline since the early 70s. Unfortunately, over the years this once groundbreaking and unique landmark has become increasingly shabby and less popular. That is till now. December 2017 saw a much-needed facelift of the old dame and R120m later, The Ritz Hotel once again stands proud.

By Ruth Cooper 18 Apr 2018

The Rand Show still a firm family favourite
The Rand Show still a firm family favourite

Despite some rainy days, nothing could put a dampener on the festive atmosphere and bustle of activity at the Rand Show 2018, held at the Johannesburg Expo Centre (JEC) in Nasrec from Friday, 30 March, to Sunday, 8 April 2018.

Issued by Rand Show 18 Apr 2018

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Fusion and vision for The Gold Room by Chef Daniel Gamiche

On the back of a chat with Ronald Ndoro about the new QSL Private Members Club slated to open in October 2018, we talk to the four Michelin star chef that will be opening a new restaurant on the premises.

18 Apr 2018

Get your free tickets for the Property Buyer Show, Cape Town
Get your free tickets for the Property Buyer Show, Cape Town

With improved sentiment in the property market and a much-improved economy, now is the perfect time for first-time buyers and property investors to enter the market.

Issued by Private Property 17 Apr 2018

Seether to perform in JHB in May
Seether to perform in JHB in May

Seether will be performing in South Africa for one night only, at the Marks Park Sports Club in Emmerentia, Johannesburg on 20 May 2018.

17 Apr 2018

Truman & Orange launches Mionetto prosecco in SA
Truman & Orange launches Mionetto prosecco in SA

One of the world's top-selling prosecco brands, Mionetto, is now available in South Africa. Local premium drinks company Truman & Orange - responsible for Italian imports Malfy Gin and more recently, Mazzatti Birra Superiore - has added the Italian sparkling wine to its brand stable of imported alcoholic beverages.

17 Apr 2018

#MusicExchange: Tye Platinum
#MusicExchange: Tye Platinum

Tye Platinum is a multi-talented singer, songwriter, and arranger who will be headlining an intimate evening with Don Vino at Roxy Review Bar at GrandWest Casino in Cape Town the next few days from 18-28 April 2018.

By Martin Myers 17 Apr 2018