Dipped Into the Blue

Labotessa boutique hotel is situated in one of Cape Town’s most historical areas: Church Square. During the 17th century, this square was part of the beginning of what became the city of Cape Town. Today, bright green trees line the piazza, standing tall in front of the light blue heritage building that houses Labotessa.  The […]

Westin for the Win

When you’re traveling to Cape Town and you want modern luxury in the heart of the Foreshore, you’ll find the Westin calling your name. The building itself is an iconic landmark in one of the most sought-after locations in Cape Town, De Waterkant. The gleaming glass structure, which has recently undergone room renovations, is perfectly […]

Clean & Kind

Directly translating to ‘clean’, SKOON Skincare captures the essence of minimalism and simplicity. The skincare range, which includes cleansers, moisturisers, concentrates and serums, was founded in Cape Town on the basis of honest and environmentally-conscious production. Exquisitely packaged and easy to use, SKOON is gentle, effective and kind to skin. SKOON was founded by  South […]

The Great Organic Grape

Zero pollution production, fewer chemicals, and less aggressive hangovers. These are just some of the countless benefits of organic viticulture – a sustainable and respectful homage to both grape and terroir and the incredible benefits of letting nature do the work.  The rise of consumer preference for organic produce has been one of the most […]

A True Taste of India

  Franschhoek attracts thousands of foodies each year who descend into the valley to eat their way through the town that boasts one of the highest concentrations of world-class restaurants in the country. Now, added to this already impressive repertoire, Marigold, Franschhoek’s very first classic Indian-cuisine eatery is taking the culinary capital by storm.   […]