Spring has Sprung!

Winter is finally behind us, so bring in the change of seasons and welcome the country’s most spectacular season with some exploration of the countryside. Hunt down the best display of the flowering Namaqualand daisy, find your new favourite picnic spot for the summer, discover local wine routes or ear mark a tranquil forest walk…… Continue reading Spring has Sprung!

Spend a night with the stars

What’s Hot in the Western Cape?  Do you miss the good ‘ol days of movie drive-ins, where you could bring your own snacks, relax in comfort, not have to worry about someone kicking the back of your chair, all while enjoying the fresh evening air? Well, the Western Cape, namely, Cape Town, has recently brought…… Continue reading Spend a night with the stars

Fun, Fast Facts!

10 THINGS YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT CAPE TOWN… Cape Town is the tobogganing capital of South Africa If you have ever watched the movie Cool Runnings, you will know exactly what tobogganing entails and how much fun it can be. Cape Town is home to the only tobogganing course in Africa, with the track just 25km outside…… Continue reading Fun, Fast Facts!

Gentle Giants of the Deep

With summer on our doorstep and spring in full swing, this time of year really marks the perfect time for a spot of whale watching. Should you find yourself holidaying at any one of our resorts along the Garden Route or in the Cape region, a day trip to the idyllic town of Hermanus should definitely be…… Continue reading Gentle Giants of the Deep

Live it up on Millionaire’s Mile

Sea Point, Cape Town, is home to one of our most conveniently placed resorts in the country – Riviera Suites. As the saying goes: ‘location is everything’, and in this context you will be superbly placed to access almost everything the colourful Cape has to offer. Not only is Riviera Suites in prime position, but…… Continue reading Live it up on Millionaire’s Mile

Do the Walk of Life

The Point of Human Origins Tour  South Africa’s Garden Route, which stretches along the country’s coastline from east to west, is packed full of hidden treasures and local delights – appealing to outdoor lovers, history fundis, adrenaline junkies, arts and crafts fans and foodies. In fact, whatever you fancy, the Garden Route and the Western…… Continue reading Do the Walk of Life

Oh, Darling!

Whether you are holidaying within Cape Town itself or further along up the West Coast, a road trip through Darling, one of the Cape’s most unassuming gems, is a must! Just under an hour’s drive from Cape Town centre, and a stone’s throw inland from the West Coast, you will find the lesser known, but…… Continue reading Oh, Darling!

Cape Town Cool

Cape Town: this city is the definition of ‘too cool for school’, a place where you could be climbing a mountain in the morning, lazing on the beach at midday and surrounded by vineyards at a 5-star bistro for dinner. Hastings Hall is located in a truly convenient spot, maximising your every opportunity to explore…… Continue reading Cape Town Cool

Disappear to Dreamy Port Owen

The Western Cape is well-known for many things, but its true hidden gems are generally tucked away in the most unassuming of all corners, offering a slice of seaside heaven far from the madding crowd that can be found in more popular sites of the Cape. Enter the idyllic escape of Port Owen, found in…… Continue reading Disappear to Dreamy Port Owen