Category: Events

Waterfront Wine Affair review

Waterfront Wine Affair review

Nobody can deny that we are quite spoilt for choice in Cape Town when it comes to wine festivals. There a many that happen throughout the year, but the wine festival at the Waterfront...

Table of Peace and Unity review

Table of Peace and Unity review

The Good Food & Wine Show will be taking place in Cape Town next month at the ICC. This is definitely one of the biggest food related events on the calendar. There is so...

Taste of Cape Town 2010 review

Taste of Cape Town 2010 review

Ok, so apologies to all my Twitter followers (twitter.com/RelaxWithDax if you’re not following me) for not giving you a blow by blow, but I was too busy enjoying myself. You should know by now,...

L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate review

L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate review

Having done my research into what the Queen’s Plate is all about, I decided I had better take it seriously. So I organised myself a white suit and a hot date (see pic 1...

L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate intro

L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate intro

My only exposure to horse racing so far has been the J&B Met. I’ve attended it for about 10 consecutive years. You can read one of my reviews here and see photos here and...

The Killers concert at Val de Vie review

The Killers concert at Val de Vie review

When you pay R600 to go to a concert, included in the price is the bragging rights. You get to tell all your friends and people you meet  how awesome the concert was. Maybe...

Diemersfontein Pinotage on Tap 2009 review

Diemersfontein Pinotage on Tap 2009 review

Pinotage on Tap this year was a great event again. The usual attractions were there, like barrels of pinotage, mountains of strawberries accompanied by a chocolate fountain, great live bands and an awesome setting....

From the Earth Expo review

From the Earth Expo review

This last weekend I popped into the From the Earth Expo at the ICC. It’s was quite strange because the last time I was there was for Winex and the hall was no longer...

Franschoek Uncorked and Solms Delta & Lynx Wine Estates

Franschoek Uncorked and Solms Delta & Lynx Wine Estates

This weekend I convinced five friends to join me at Franschhoek uncorked, and we had a fantastic day. This was the first year of the Uncorked festival and it’s difficult to review this festival is...

American Express Platinum Fine Dining Awards

American Express Platinum Fine Dining Awards

My first visit to the One & Only hotel was to attend the American Express Platinum Fine Dining Awards. I had a quick peek at Maze and Nobu on either side of the grand...