The First Formal Garden in South Africa

South Africa’s first formal garden was laid out by Commander Jan van Riebeeck in 1652 and became known as the Company’s Garden. When Van Riebeeck was transferred to the East Indies, ten years later, the garden covered 18 ha, divided into sections by five walks lengthways and eleven crosswise. In time the cultivated area boasted […]

Three Must Visit Restaurants in Mouille Point

Mouille Point has a unique flavor, with its eclectic mix of deli, hair salons, boutiques and restaurants. The following are three must visit restaurants when next in Mouille Point. Manga Manga, a reference to the iconic style of Japanese comic books is a cosmopolitan space that tastefully marries Asian pop culture and contemporary flair, introducing an element […]

Our Favourite Restaurants in Hout Bay

Hout Bay has many restaurants to choose from, whether it is for a scrumptious breakfast after an early morning stroll on the beach, a light, delicious lunch whilst savoring the wonderful uninterrupted views or a sunset dinner marveling the beauty of the evening skies. The following are some of our favourite restaurants that are definitely […]

Dining With A View in Camps Bay

Camps Bay is the ultimate sunset viewing spot and any one of its restaurants will provide the perfect backdrop. Restaurants in Camps Bay offer a wide selection of quality restaurants, covering a wide array of multi-cultural tastes and experiences. The following are some of our favorites and well worth a visit. The Butcher Restaurant Located […]

6 Best Places to Stay When Visiting Strand

Strand is situated in the Western Cape province of South Africa on the eastern edge of False Bay, at the foot of the Hottentots Holland Mountains. The 5 km of White sandy beach and views of the Cape Peninsula is Strand’s main attraction. Strand lies within easy access of the Wine Route, Somerset Mall, Stellenbosch and the scenic coastal […]