A summers day at Villa Augusta, Riebeek Kasteel

Riebeek Kasteel is a small town 87km from Cape Town, known for its wine, wheat and olives. Many artists have moved to this quaint town, attracted by the picturesque surroundings. Take a stroll around the town centre (a quick 5 minute walk from Villa Augusta), pop into some of the galleries, craft and gift shops, have a G&T at the Royal Hotel or a bite to eat at one of the many restaurants. There are also some great wine farms in the area, so be sure to check those out too!


Magnificent views on the Winelands Walk, Mont Rochelle Franschhoek

It’s another beautiful spring day in the Cape and we were looking for a nice short walk to do before going for lunch in Franschhoek. The Mont Rochelle Nature Reserve which is located on the Franschhoek Pass has recently opened up a walk called The Winelands Trail. A short 3,5km hike with the most beautiful views…