Category: Events and Occassions

4 Reasons to Visit Hermanus, South Africa’s Most Picturesque Seaside Town

4 Reasons to Visit Hermanus, South Africa’s Most Picturesque Seaside Town

What do you get when you combine some of the world’s best whale-watching opportunities, South African warmth and hospitality, and an endless array of charming shops and restaurants to explore? The answer is Hermanus, a once fisherman’s village turned into an internationally acclaimed seaside vacation destination that you’re going to want on your itinerary, ASAP. […]

5 Featured Artists at the Cape Town International Jazz Festival

5 Featured Artists at the Cape Town International Jazz Festival Seu Jorge Cape Town Jazz Festival Bowie

Festival-goers and jazz fans around the world have heard of the Cape Town International Jazz Festival — one of the largest jazz festivals on the planet. The fest, which has a reputation for gathering some of the best musical talent from across the globe, is held annually in South Africa’s ‘Mother City.’ Combining jazz virtuosos […]

Can’t-Miss Sights at the Grahamstown National Arts Festival

Can’t-Miss Sights at the Grahamstown National Arts Festival Must See at Grahamstown National Arts Festival

Less than 70 miles from Port Elizabeth on the Eastern Coast of South Africa, travelers have eleven days to view this ‘national treasure.’ Every year in June, the National Arts Festival attracts locals and tourists alike. South Africa’s rich cultural scene converges at this annual celebration of art, music, film and theater in Grahamstown. Grahamstown […]

The Ultimate Guide to the Cape Town International Jazz Festival

The Ultimate Guide to the Cape Town International Jazz Festival Cape Town International Jazz Festival 2018

Known as ‘Africa’s Grandest Gathering,’ the Cape Town International Jazz Festival doesn’t disappoint. Each year tens of thousands of festival-goers descend on Cape Town to experience one of the largest jazz festivals in the world. With past headliners such as Herbie Hancock, Isaac Hayes, Leela James, Mos Def, and Erykah Badu, the event alone is […]

Inspiring South African Business Women Featured in Essence Festival Durban 2017 Lineup

Inspiring South African Business Women Featured in Essence Festival Durban 2017 Lineup South Africa's Titan of Business Phuti Mahanyele

The Essence Festival started in 1994 as a one-time event in New Orleans to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Essence magazine. With the tagline of “Where Black Women Come First,” Essence is the only magazine that revolves entirely around the black woman experience. The 2017 Essence Festival Durban will take place September 26 – October […]

Destination Weddings in South Africa

Destination Weddings in South Africa

Destination Weddings have become increasingly popular. Couples can choose to explore a new place or share somewhere special with loved ones. They are the perfect opportunity for both the newlyweds and guests to spend extra time and take a vacation. South Africa’s unique landscape makes it a prime spot for destination weddings. Whether you want to be surrounded by […]

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