Hitting the sweet spot

Bursting with great ideas and moxie, a Darling couple struck gold with their addictive treats. When Frits van Ryneveld casually pitched the idea of making...

Ingenious in its simplicity

Café Felix in Riebeek-Kasteel will certainly take your mind off the ills of our times. For here’s a place where you go with friends...

To the manor born

Whether you are or aren’t ‘to the manor born’, Paternoster Manor simply is IT for an opulent seaside stay. Graded four stars, this Bed...

Immaculately elegant

Swartland Winery produces about 2 million bottles of wine a year from grapes supplied by producers across an area of 3 600 hectares. And...

The ride of your life

ANY SELF-RESPECTING 4X4 ADVENTURER SHOULD DEFINITELY TICK OFF THE KLEIN TAFELBERG 4X4 TRAIL FROM A TO-DO LIST. In the heart of the Sandveld, a mean...

Pure seduction

A triumph of gastronomy, this Toffee Pear Pizza Pud by Sanet Eigelaar, Cup of Cake owner in Saldanha, is a wonderful alliance of substantial...

Zigzagging hot rod

Renowned for drifting all over the map in front of cars at night, the scrub hare employs this nifty technique to avoid predators. These...

The power of chit-chat

Well-planned small talk can lead to seriously big things. Small talk topics are the best source of conversation between people who don't know each other...

Serenity on foot

Walk, eat and sleep à la West Coast on a panoramic 61-km trail. The theatrical scenery and varied landscape of the West Coast makes for...

Creating boundary-pushing art

Rising from the lockdown ashes, celebrated artist Hannetjie de Clercq is painting up a storm with verve and vigour for her forthcoming exhibition. Humankind terrorised...