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Recipe: Hertzoggies
Head Chef of The Marine, Chad Blows (pictured) has many happy memories of cooking with his grandmother. Often he…
Five interesting facts about Johnny Clegg
  • 28 March 2015
Johnny Clegg is renowned the world over for his imagination capturing music—he’s both a Grammy and Billboard award-winner—his humanitarian…
A family affair at The Plettenberg
The laughter, smiles and fun memories made on any family holiday live on for years to come. At The…
Green tips from The Marine
Earth Hour—a movement that encompasses 162 countries including South Africa—began in 2007 as an event to raise awareness about…
Five facts about jazz in Cape Town
The Mother City has a rich history of jazz…
The best places to go birding in Plettenberg Bay and surrounds
Plettenberg Bay has the distinction of being on the border between two provinces. South Africa’s unique biomes meet offering…
Running and walking trails in Hermanus
The Goodhope Adventure Race, taking place on 15-16 March 2015, begins in Caledon and encompasses towns, Hermanus, Botrivier, Kleinmond…
Recipe: Flourless Chocolate Cake from The Greenhouse
February: also known to some as the ‘month of love and chocolate’. To show your appreciation, bake the chocolate-lover…
Niall’s Corner: The Cellars-Hohenort garden this summer
Visit the Plettenberg Bay Wine Region
One of the youngest wine regions in South Africa—Bramon Wine Estate was the first winery to plant vineyards in…
Niall's top tips for growing roses
The rose gardens of The Cellars-Hohenort boast more than 2 500 roses; a riot of colour, thoughtfully planted. Notably,…
Recipe: Blesbok on the Braai
Just in time for the weekend, Head Chef of The Greenhouse, Ashley Moss shares with us a recipe for…