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Move over coffee! Tea is the new 'it' drink
Move over coffee! Tea is the new 'it' drink

Tea may no longer be the lesser cousin to coffee. Social media is slowly increasing the appeal of the aromatic beverage as more people look for a healthier, caffeine-free drink to enjoy...

10 Jul 2019

G-Star's latest collection is dyed using upcycled plant waste
G-Star's latest collection is dyed using upcycled plant waste

G-Star's new Dyed by Nature collection features garments dyed with upcycled saw palmetto leaf leftovers and upcycled beetroot waste...

9 Jul 2019

Danny Boyle's new film, Yesterday presents a world without The Beatles
Danny Boyle's new film, Yesterday presents a world without The Beatles

In a cinematic world currently churning out remakes and sequels at a frightening rate, the premise of Yesterday is pleasingly original: What would the world be like without The Beatles?

By Natalie Le Clue 9 Jul 2019

#MusicExchange: Khuli Chana
#MusicExchange: Khuli Chana

Khuli Chana is one of the originators of the Motswako sound, which fuses Setswana and English. Chana is an award-winning hip-hop artist, songwriter and entrepreneur...

By Martin Myers 9 Jul 2019

Joe Schofield at the Cape Town leg of his masterclass presentations in SA. Image supplied.
Joe Schofield on his unique, multi-sensory Sensorium menus

During a masterclass held on Saturday, 29 June at Cause & Effect Cocktail Kitchen in Cape Town, International Bartender of the Year (Spirited Awards), Joe Schofield took us on a flavour-filled journey...

By Juanita Pienaar 8 Jul 2019

Sunday Times Lifestyle Beer Awards finalists revealed
Sunday Times Lifestyle Beer Awards finalists revealed

The finalists have been announced for the Sunday Times Lifestyle Beer Awards, which celebrates the creators and retailers of local and internationally crafted beers...

8 Jul 2019

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SA film wins Genesis Award

SA film, Stroop - journey into the rhino horn war has won the prestigious Genesis Award in the 'Outstanding Brigitte Bardot International Documentary Feature Film' category in the United States...

8 Jul 2019

5 unique Cape Town food and wine pairings
5 unique Cape Town food and wine pairings

All across the Western Cape, there are unique food and wine pairings and tastings available for locals and visitors alike to try out...

5 Jul 2019

#OnTheBigScreen: Spider-Man, Greta and a Beatles-less world
#OnTheBigScreen: Spider-Man, Greta and a Beatles-less world

Yesterday, Greta and Spider-Man: Far From Home open at cinemas this week...

By Daniel Dercksen 5 Jul 2019

Travel tips from the style files of fashion maven Yasmin Furmie
Travel tips from the style files of fashion maven Yasmin Furmie

With the prestigious Vodacom Durban July around the corner, Zodwa Kumalo-Valentine caught up with the SiSi the Collection co-founder to gain insight into her fashion influences and travel tips ahead of the big weekend...

Issued by Samsonite 4 Jul 2019

21 emerging artists to showcase work at Zeitz Mocaa
21 emerging artists to showcase work at Zeitz Mocaa

The City of Cape Town's Arts and Culture Branch has given 21 emerging artists from around the city the opportunity to showcase their work at the award-winning Zeitz Mocaa art gallery...

4 Jul 2019

Rafiki director Wanuri Kahiu talks intimate scenes and LGBTQ+ rights
Rafiki director Wanuri Kahiu talks intimate scenes and LGBTQ+ rights

Writer-director Wanuri Kahiu is part of the new generation of African storytellers whose second feature film Rafiki took six years to reach the big screen...

By Daniel Dercksen 3 Jul 2019

#MusicExchange: Lance James
#MusicExchange: Lance James

South African country music icon Lance James has released a career-defining album that's set to earn him new fans and provide a powerful reminder to the longstanding followers of his unmatched musical prowess...

By Martin Myers 3 Jul 2019

#OrchidsandOnions - #Done with bollocks
#OrchidsandOnions - #Done with bollocks

Castle Lager, you're safe for now. But Independent Institute of what again ... rethink. Why knock tradition? One expects more from an education ad.

By Brendan Seery 2 Jul 2019

5 places to see the Big 5 near Cape Town
5 places to see the Big 5 near Cape Town

From the Winelands, mountain to the beaches, visitors to Cape Town are of course spoilt for choice, but many may not be aware that seeing the Big Five can easily be part of a trip to the Mother City...

2 Jul 2019

#FreshOnTheShelf: New from Chivas, Van Loveren and Danone
#FreshOnTheShelf: New from Chivas, Van Loveren and Danone

In #FreshOnTheShelf, we round up some of our favourite food and beverage products that have hit the shelves recently...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 2 Jul 2019

The Vault at Taj Cape Town presents a wine and food pairing dinner
The Vault at Taj Cape Town presents a wine and food pairing dinner

The Vault at Taj Cape Town is introducing food and wine pairing dinners until November 2019...

2 Jul 2019

What's on at the 2019 Fak'ugesi Digital Innovation Festival
What's on at the 2019 Fak'ugesi Digital Innovation Festival

The 2019 Fak'ugesi Digital Innovation Festival will be held at Wits University's Tshimologong Innovation Precinct in Braamfontein, Johannesburg from 30 August to 8 September 2019...

2 Jul 2019

2019 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Best Everyday Eateries voting is now open
2019 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Best Everyday Eateries voting is now open

Foodies who eat out every day may officially start voting for the 2019 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Best Everyday Eateries...

1 Jul 2019

5 of South Africa's most Insta-worthy destinations
5 of South Africa's most Insta-worthy destinations

In January this year, global travel website Big 7 Travel ranked South Africa as the fifth most Instagrammable country thanks to the country's natural beauty, coastline and iconic attractions such as the Soweto Towers...

1 Jul 2019

What to wine about at the TOPS at SPAR Wine Show
What to wine about at the TOPS at SPAR Wine Show

The best in South African wines, educational theatres and food will be on offer at the TOPS at SPAR Wine Show, which will be on at the GrandWest Sun Exhibits in Cape Town from 11 to 13 July 2019...

28 Jun 2019

Kinky Boots delivers with camp and heart
Kinky Boots delivers with camp and heart

Eric Abraham and the Fugard Theatre's production of Kinky Boots is a fast-paced, stiletto-strutting campy romp with a whole lot of heart at its core and a sweet message at the forefront...

By Ruth Cooper 28 Jun 2019

Taste the pure winter comfort of pasta ripiena at 95 at Parks this winter!
Taste the pure winter comfort of pasta ripiena at 95 at Parks this winter!

This media invite was an intriguing one, as we were promised a pasta ripiena master class, with 95 collection founder Giorgio Nava sharing some of his secrets, even embarking on the 'does pineapple belong in an Italian kitchen' debate...

By Leigh Andrews 28 Jun 2019

#OnTheBigScreen: Annabelle Comes Home, Stockholm and The Secret Life Of Pets 2
#OnTheBigScreen: Annabelle Comes Home, Stockholm and The Secret Life Of Pets 2

Kings Of Mulberry Street, Annabelle Comes Home, The Secret Life Of Pets 2, Stockholm and Allelujah open at local cinemas this week..

By Daniel Dercksen 28 Jun 2019

The National Arts Festival kicks off in Makhanda
The National Arts Festival kicks off in Makhanda

The 2019 National Arts Festival is officially underway in Makhanda. The festival will showcase South Africa's biggest and brightest artists until 7 July 2019...

28 Jun 2019

International headliner DJ Superflu added to H2O Decade 2 Decade lineup
International headliner DJ Superflu added to H2O Decade 2 Decade lineup

The organisers of the H2O music festival have announced the third wave of performers set to take the stage at Wild Waters in Boksburg on 28 September 2019...

27 Jun 2019

Shimmy Beach Club's new menu glows warm this winter
Shimmy Beach Club's new menu glows warm this winter

When a restaurant has "Beach Club" as part of its name, you'd be forgiven for thinking it is not a winter-friendly venue, but this is most certainly not the case when it comes to this iconic ocean-side venue...

Issued by Shimmy Beach Club 27 Jun 2019

Chippa United take maiden Engen Knockout Challenge crown
Chippa United take maiden Engen Knockout Challenge crown

The journey continues for Chippa United's emerging stars after they were crowned Engen Knockout Challenge Champions in Port Elizabeth on Sunday, 23 June, at the Glenville Celtic Sports Complex in Gelvandale...

Issued by Openfield 27 Jun 2019

Q&A with Kings of Mulberry Street director Judy Naidoo
Q&A with Kings of Mulberry Street director Judy Naidoo

Producer, writer and director Judy Naidoo's Kings of Mulberry Street brings together the rich and colourful world of the Indian community in the '80s..

By Daniel Dercksen 27 Jun 2019

#YouthMonth: 4 African travel adventures for all generations
#YouthMonth: 4 African travel adventures for all generations

It doesn't matter your age; we all love a good travel adventure. This #YouthMonth, we seek out incredible experiences to have in Africa that are perfect not only for Generation Z and millennials but all ages...

By Jenna Berndt 27 Jun 2019

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