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#AfricaMonth: Q&A with photographer Mário Macilau
#AfricaMonth: Q&A with photographer Mário MacilauArticle

Award-winning Mozambican artist Mário Macilau will be exhibiting his solo show, titled Faith: Rituals, Spirit & Sea in collaboration with Ed Cross Fine Art in London, at Guns & Rain in Johannesburg...

Ruth Cooper 13 May 2019

Monster Jam delivers with flips, jumps, doughnuts, dust and methanol
Monster Jam delivers with flips, jumps, doughnuts, dust and methanolArticle

For those of you who don't know, Monster Jam is a bunch of very loud elaborately-themed trucks and cars with oversized wheels tearing around a dirt obstacle course - doing tricks for the crowd's applause...

Steve Erwin 2 May 2019

4 reasons to visit The Marine in Hermanus
4 reasons to visit The Marine in HermanusArticle

Hermanus is a such great getaway town. Just a two-hour drive from Cape Town, this small seaside village is known for its beautiful scenery, art scene, great seafood and, of course, excellent whale sightings in season.

Ruth Cooper 25 Apr 2019

#WTMA19: Keith Jenkins on how best to harness influencer marketing in travel
#WTMA19: Keith Jenkins on how best to harness influencer marketing in travelArticle

For influencer marketing to continue to grow and perform, it needs to return to its roots of honesty and authenticity says iambassador founder and CEO Keith Jenkins...

Ruth Cooper 23 Apr 2019

The 'Harvest Story of Creation' is wine pairing at its best
The 'Harvest Story of Creation' is wine pairing at its bestArticle

I've experienced my fair share of wine pairings, but the pairing at family-run Creation Wines in the beautiful Hemel-en-Aarde Valley delivers the best marriage of food and wine I have experienced yet...

Ruth Cooper 18 Apr 2019

Chicago delivers with sex, scandal and all that jazz
Chicago delivers with sex, scandal and all that jazzArticle

The South African production of the ever-popular award-winning Broadway and West End musical hit Chicago is currently razzle-dazzling at the Artscape in Cape Town till the 14 April, before shimmying on over to Montecasino's Teatro in Johannesburg from 20 April to 26 May 2019...

Ruth Cooper 22 Mar 2019

Cape Town welcomes first-ever pintxos bar
Cape Town welcomes first-ever pintxos barArticle

Sotano in Bree Street recently opened a pintxos bar serving elevated bar snacks for the after work crowd...

Ruth Cooper 15 Mar 2019

Womxn in Food - FOOD XX: Honouring the game changers and supporting the startups
Womxn in Food - FOOD XX: Honouring the game changers and supporting the startupsArticle

The inaugural Womxn in Food - FOOD XX Awards and Symposium took place at Jetty 5 at the V&A Waterfront on the 12 February 2019...

Ruth Cooper 26 Feb 2019

Diamond Thug on The Cure, cosmic wolfs and convos of the universe
Diamond Thug on The Cure, cosmic wolfs and convos of the universeArticle

Dreamy indie pop band Diamond Thug will be adding their unique celestial electronica/psychedelic-rock to the upcoming Rock On The Lawns lineup, alongside headliner English pop rock icons The Cure...

Ruth Cooper 18 Feb 2019

In review: Matt Manning's new Grub & Vine
In review: Matt Manning's new Grub & VineArticle

Chef Matt Manning recently opened up his first official restaurant, Grub & Vine, a bistro-style eatery in the foodie mecca of the Mother City, aka Bree Street...

Ruth Cooper 22 Jan 2019

4 reasons to visit urban oasis Fairlawns
4 reasons to visit urban oasis FairlawnsArticle

Award-winning Johannesburg luxury boutique hotel and spa Fairlawns has many reasons to persuade you to visit, here are my top four...

Ruth Cooper 8 Jan 2019

#BestofBiz 2018: Lifestyle
#BestofBiz 2018: LifestyleArticle

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2018 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views...

14 Dec 2018

Jock Safari Lodge in Kruger relaunches
Jock Safari Lodge in Kruger relaunchesArticle

As of 1 November 2018, Jock Safari has made some significant changes to the two sections of their lodge; the main camp area and the family-friendly Fitzpatrick Lodge..

Ruth Cooper 4 Dec 2018

Chef Rikku Ò'Donnchü brings theatrical and interactive dining to the Winelands with new restaurant Gåte
Chef Rikku Ò'Donnchü brings theatrical and interactive dining to the Winelands with new restaurant GåteArticle

Calling all foodies, there's a new restaurant in town and you're gonna wanna make sure you make a booking...

Ruth Cooper 26 Nov 2018

Ash Heeger chats about Netflix cooking show The Final Table
Ash Heeger chats about Netflix cooking show The Final TableArticle

South African Chef Ash Heeger, of restaurant Riverine Rabbit, recently competed in Netflix's new cooking show, The Final Table...

Ruth Cooper 19 Nov 2018

Contemporary class at Luke Dale-Roberts' Salsify
Contemporary class at Luke Dale-Roberts' SalsifyArticle

Can Luke Dale-Roberts slow down already?! Not only content with establishing and being involved with the wildly successful Test Kitchen, Pot Luck Club, and Shortmarket Club, his most recent venture Salsify is yet another finger in the Cape Town culinary scene pie...

Ruth Cooper 16 Nov 2018

Bree Street welcomes new South American grill house Charango Barbacoa
Bree Street welcomes new South American grill house Charango BarbacoaArticle

The foodie hub of Cape Town aka Bree Street has welcomed yet another trendy eatery to its delicious strip. Charango Barbacoa is a contemporary South American-style grill house that looks to be a favourite amongst locals and tourists this summer...

Ruth Cooper 16 Nov 2018

5 Cape Town spots that offer gourmet picnic baskets
5 Cape Town spots that offer gourmet picnic basketsArticle

Sometimes you just want someone else to do the dirty work when it comes to selecting and packing your picnic basket, that's why we're giving you five top Cape Town restaurants and wine estates that offer readymade and packed gourmet picnic baskets for purchase on their premises...

Ruth Cooper 12 Nov 2018

#EntrepreneurMonth: MasterChef SA winner Kamini Pather launches healthy food-delivery service
#EntrepreneurMonth: MasterChef SA winner Kamini Pather launches healthy food-delivery serviceArticle

MasterChef SA season two winner and all-around local foodie celebrity Kamini Panther launched her new chef-inspired, healthy food delivery service FÜDY through Uber Eats at the beginning of this month...

Ruth Cooper 6 Nov 2018

Pierre Greeff on Liefde by die Dam's Cape Town debut
Pierre Greeff on Liefde by die Dam's Cape Town debutArticle

After three years of successful events in Joburg, Liefde by die Dam will be making its highly anticipated debut in Cape Town at the Meerendal Wine Estate in Durbanville on 17 November 2018...

Ruth Cooper 5 Nov 2018

Harbour House Constantia rebrands to The Restaurant @ The Nek with Chef Dylan Laity
Harbour House Constantia rebrands to The Restaurant @ The Nek with Chef Dylan LaityArticle

The historic Constantia Nek Restaurant used to be a rather sad place. I remember eating a particularly terrible toastie and soggy side salad in a dark and dingy interior and thinking what a pity it was, as the setting is so ideal for a truly great restaurant...

Ruth Cooper 5 Nov 2018

5 reasons to visit BOSJES
5 reasons to visit BOSJESArticle

Known and insta-famous for its iconic flowing wimple-shaped wedding chapel, BOSJES farm in the Breede Valley not only offers a dramatic venue and backdrop for weddings but also so much more...

Ruth Cooper 23 Oct 2018

David Tlale chats about his Nelson Mandela centenary celebration showcase
David Tlale chats about his Nelson Mandela centenary celebration showcaseArticle

Renowned fashion designer David Tlale showcased his biggest collection yet - a 100-model, 100-look runway, to celebrate the centenary of Nelson Mandela - at the recent AFI Joburg Fashion Week...

Ruth Cooper 15 Oct 2018

#MusicExchange: Desmond & The Tutus
#MusicExchange: Desmond & The TutusArticle

A band that needs little introduction, Desmond & The Tutus have released a remastered version of their debut album Tuckshop in celebration of their 10-year anniversary. It features a new recording of Kiss You. I caught up with the band's guitarist Douglas Bower last week for a fun interview...

Martin Myers 9 Oct 2018

Wolf Alice chats Rocking the Daises and Gardens
Wolf Alice chats Rocking the Daises and GardensArticle

We chat to Wolf Alice's bass guitarist Theo Ellis about their debut SA tour, winning the 2018 Mercury Prize and more...

Ruth Cooper 5 Oct 2018

Orapeleng Modutle chats Joburg Fashion Week and Forbes 30
Orapeleng Modutle chats Joburg Fashion Week and Forbes 30Article

We chat to go-to-designer-for-the-stars, Orapeleng Modutle, about his spring/summer showcase seen at AFI as well as his reaction to being recently listed as one of the Forbes 30 Under 30 African Creatives...

Ruth Cooper 3 Oct 2018

Delaire Graff Spa introduces new spa menu and facilities
Delaire Graff Spa introduces new spa menu and facilitiesArticle

I mean is there anything better than treating yo'self to a spa day, like a full-on one, including multiple treatments with ample time to indulge in saunas and steam rooms as well a sumptuous three-course lunch between pamperings...

Ruth Cooper 28 Sep 2018

Empowering womxn in food with new conference FOOD XX
Empowering womxn in food with new conference FOOD XXArticle

FOOD XX, a brand-new food conference, brought to you by Studio H will be launching in Cape Town next year...

Ruth Cooper 26 Sep 2018

New look and refreshed menu for La Colombe
New look and refreshed menu for La ColombeArticle

The multi award-winning and internationally recognised La Colombe in Constantia recently underwent a significant design revamp and now with young Chef James Gaag at the helm and a refreshed menu, a visit would be very well timed...

Ruth Cooper 5 Sep 2018

Sophisticated comfort food with Terroir's new winter menu
Sophisticated comfort food with Terroir's new winter menuArticle

For uncompromisingly good food in a relaxed winelands setting, I will often recommend Terroir Restaurant at Stellenbosch wine farm Kleine Zalze...

Ruth Cooper 22 Aug 2018

Coco Safar introduces dinner menu
Coco Safar introduces dinner menuArticle

Luxury patisserie, coffee emporium, and glamorous brunch spot, the flagship Coco Safar in Sea Point has been delighting palettes with indulgent treats and sumptuous coffee concoctions for breakfast and lunch since the beginning of the year, however, since early August the eatery now offers a dinner menu...

Ruth Cooper 21 Aug 2018

#WomensMonth: Former Miss SA opens new gallery space in Cape Town
#WomensMonth: Former Miss SA opens new gallery space in Cape TownArticle

Sandy de Bruin, former owner of Country Living SA and winner of Miss South Africa in 1980, has recently turned her attention to the opening of No. 5 On Hudson, a new art gallery in Cape Town...

Ruth Cooper 1 Aug 2018

#WomensMonth: Challenging stereotypes, Q&A with artist Billie Zangewa
#WomensMonth: Challenging stereotypes, Q&A with artist Billie ZangewaArticle

Malawian-born yet Joburg-residing Billie Zangewa is the featured artist for the upcoming FNB Joburg Art Fair, which will be held at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg from 6-9 September 2018.

Ruth Cooper 19 Jul 2018

Shortmarket Club reintroduces popular Prix Fixe winter lunch menu
Shortmarket Club reintroduces popular Prix Fixe winter lunch menuArticle

Winter in Cape Town may be a gloomy and rainy affair yet cosy fireplaces, red wine quaffing, and hearty plates make the idea of heading out to dine super appealing...

Ruth Cooper 5 Jul 2018

New tapas-style eatery Upper Bloem ticks all the boxes
New tapas-style eatery Upper Bloem ticks all the boxesArticle

As a self-admitted foodie snob, it's not often that I whole-heartedly adore every dish placed in front of me when I eat out, let alone if there happens to be TEN dishes placed in front of me. However, this unicorn of a culinary experience happened last Saturday night at Upper Bloem Restaurant...

Ruth Cooper 19 Jun 2018

Unique game viewing with Gondwana's new mountain bike trails
Unique game viewing with Gondwana's new mountain bike trailsArticle

I've experienced my fair share of diverse game reserves and game drives over the years, however a recent stay at the Gondwana Game Reserve on South Africa's Garden Route, just four hours out of Cape Town, offered the most unique game viewing experience yet; upon two wheels and through the handle bars of a mountain bike.

Ruth Cooper 13 Jun 2018

JOOX South Africa: Supporting SA artists through music streaming
JOOX South Africa: Supporting SA artists through music streamingArticle

The recently launched music streaming platform JOOX South Africa aims to help promote local music and musicians through a strong catalogue of local artists and by partnering with major South African music events.

Ruth Cooper 13 Jun 2018

95 Keerom celebrates stuffed pasta with special menu this June
95 Keerom celebrates stuffed pasta with special menu this JuneArticle

There's nothing like icy weather, torrential downpours and gloomy charcoal skies to tempt you to indulge in all the carbs. Perfect timing then that this June, Chef Giorgio Nava from authentic Italian restaurant 95 Keerom in Long Street introduces his special pasta ripiena menu...

Ruth Cooper 5 Jun 2018

#AfricaMonth: The authentic design stories of Thandazani Nofingxana
#AfricaMonth: The authentic design stories of Thandazani NofingxanaArticle

At only 21 years of age, Thandazani Nofingxana - a fashion and textile designer and one of the 2018 Design Indaba Top 40 Emerging Creatives - has already established a strong design aesthetic that draws from his culture and experience as a young African man.

Ruth Cooper 14 May 2018

#WTMA18: Championing African women in travel - Q&A with Alessandra Alonso
#WTMA18: Championing African women in travel - Q&A with Alessandra AlonsoArticle

The inaugural Women in Africa Forum took place during World Travel Market Africa 2018. Hosted by Women in Travel CIC founder Alessandra Alonso, the forum aimed to highlight the importance of women entrepreneurs in Africa...

Ruth Cooper 11 May 2018

Grande Provence welcomes new chef and exciting autumn menu
Grande Provence welcomes new chef and exciting autumn menuArticle

Grande Provence in Franschhoek has been serving up classic and delicious French-style dishes since 2004. October 2017 saw Chef Guy Bennet take over the kitchen and instil a stronger focus on championing locally sourced produce and a more modern style of South African cooking.

Ruth Cooper 2 May 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-doArticle

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...

Ruth Cooper 18 Apr 2018

Morcheeba deliver with first live show in South Africa
Morcheeba deliver with first live show in South AfricaArticle

South African fans of the English electronic trip-hop band Morcheeba were finally honoured with a live performance from the duo last Friday, 6 April 2018 at the beautiful Kirstenbosch Gardens in Cape Town.

Ruth Cooper 10 Apr 2018

Five outdoor adventure activities in Cape Town
Five outdoor adventure activities in Cape TownArticle

Cape Town is not only a bucket list destination for its good looks, world-renowned wine and food, and bustling creativity; the city also offers a bevvy of exciting and unusual adventure activities along its many coastlines and mountain passes.

Ruth Cooper 5 Apr 2018

Five reasons to visit Walkersons Hotel & Spa in Dullstroom
Five reasons to visit Walkersons Hotel & Spa in DullstroomArticle

The Walkersons Hotel & Spa, just 10km outside of Dullstroom, is a secluded estate situated on a beautiful nature reserve and nestled between rolling hills. A perfect location for some serious R&R.

Ruth Cooper 3 Apr 2018

#AFICTFW: MaXhosa by Laduma chats AW2018 collection
#AFICTFW: MaXhosa by Laduma chats AW2018 collectionArticle

Iconic fashion brand MaXhosa by Laduma, known for its signature bold and graphic knitwear designs, showcased their new Op Art-inspired Autumn/Winter collection at the recent AFI Fashion Week in Cape Town.

Ruth Cooper 22 Mar 2018

Kyoto Garden Sushi introduces magical six-course tasting menu
Kyoto Garden Sushi introduces magical six-course tasting menuArticle

Shallow Seas, Into the Cold, Rising Sun, Deep Ika, Ocean Blue, and Kori Cream; the course titles for Kyoto Garden Sushi's current six-course tasting menu reads like an enchanting poem or titles of captivating artworks.

Ruth Cooper 22 Mar 2018

Mastering experiential marketing with Studio H
Mastering experiential marketing with Studio HArticle

We chat with Studio H founder Hannerie Visser about how they are using food to design brand experiences and create memorable campaigns for their clients...

Ruth Cooper 16 Mar 2018

Somerset West welcomes new eatery Nom Nom
Somerset West welcomes new eatery Nom NomArticle

Offering coffee, brunches, light lunches and Benguela Cove wine tastings the new Somerset West eatery Nom Nom, which replaces fine-dining restaurant Benguela on Main offers residents of the area a more relaxed, less formal, yet no less delicious spot to get their daily calories.

Ruth Cooper 13 Mar 2018

Introducing The Lectric Monks
Introducing The Lectric MonksArticle

Today sees the release of The Lectric Monks' debut EP, The Six. We swung a few questions to this six piece Pretoria-based psychedelic folk rock band to find out more.

Ruth Cooper 8 Mar 2018

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