Explore the rich art scene in Cape Town, winelands and nearby country towns, staying at luxury hotels with impressive art collections and / or in-house galleries. From opulent boutique establishments that are collectors and custodians of some of the country’s finest art, to funky contemporary hotels sporting interactive art experiences, Cape Town and surrounds have some superb options for people … Continue reading “State of the Art: Art Lovers’ Luxury Holiday Tour of Cape Town, Winelands and Western Cape”
Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve and Retreat has another fabulous line-up of food and wine getaway weekends in 2016. A pristine wilderness in the foothills of the Cederberg Mountains is a captivating landscape in which to enjoy gourmet food partnered with super-fine wines from prestigious wine estates – all this and a weekend of incredible nature activities in the abundant … Continue reading “Food and Wine Weekends at Bushmans Kloof in 2016: Put on Your Nature Bib and Tucker”
Flex the body, still the mind and enhance wellbeing at one of the upcoming seaside Yoga Retreats at the 5-star Abalone House & Spa in Paternoster on the beautiful Cape West Coast.
What better weekend companions than whales, wine and music – and all of this in the exquisite setting of the De Hoop Nature Reserve in the Western Cape. Enjoy the De Hoop Collection’s wonderful weekend of music with Malané Hofmeyr-Burger on flute, Peta Ann Holdcroft on cello, Marjan Vonk on viola and Irina Tsonif and … Continue reading “Wine, Whales & Music Weekend at De Hoop Nature Reserve 5-7 September 2014”
Pack your creative yearnings and your bags for a fabulous 3-night Artists’ Retreat at Isibindi Zulu Lodge in a rugged Zululand reserve, to take place from 18-22 August 2013.
If winter makes you think of a cosy cinemas, good movies and an armload of buttery popcorn, why not plan a winter getaway at a hotel that boasts an in-house cinema? From a trendy rooftop-cinema trailer park in the city where you can snuggle up with a blanky, to a plush sofa’d cinema in the winelands, Cape … Continue reading “What Movies You? Winter Getaways in Cape Town with a Cinema In-House”
If the night skies delight you, you’ll be right at home at Bushmans Kloof in the Cederberg where conditions are excellent for stargazing. Also, accommodation is utterly luxurious and nature comes in heaped doses. Bushmans Kloof is offering three of its popular guided Cederberg Skies Packages over the next few months of 2013.
It could be yoga in a pristine reserve that takes your fancy, or hot-footing it through the fynbos with the kids to find Easter eggs, or a weekend learning the secrets of Italy’s well-known passion-foods. These, and all sorts of other things besides, are coming up in De Hoop Collection’s special packages for 2013.
De Hoek Country House in serene Magaliesberg is hosting a food and wine weekend with lots of international flair and flavour on the weekend of 11 – 13 May 2012 (which also happens to be Mother’s Day weekend).
Fancy a bit of yoga in a beautiful game reserve?