Category: Activities

city sightseeing

The Best Way To See Cape Town

As you can imagine, I have a lot of people asking me for advice on what to see and do when visiting Cape Town. Whether you’re visiting for 1 day or 10, the best way to see Cape Town is on the hop-on, hop-off City Sightseeing bus.

Roberton wine on the river

Top Reasons To Get To Robertson Wine On The River 2015

This weekend is Wine On The River in Robertson. This is a great wine festival because it’s not as crazy as the Wacky Wine Weekend and everything happens in one place so you don’t have to move around from estate to estate. I went yesterday to check it out and here are some top reasons to get out there this weekend.

Entertainer

My Top 5 Entertainer Partners

The 2015 Entertainer has been launched and there are now over 500 awesome partners offering 2 for 1 vouchers that total R800,000! Here are my top 5 restaurant partners and top 5 activity partners.

Galileo open air cinema

Galileo Open Air Cinema

The Galileo open air cinema has been going for a few years now. It started just at Kirstenbosch on Wednesday evenings, but now they have a few venues: Hillcrest Quarry (Tuesdays), V&A Waterfront (Thursdays) and various venues in the winelands (Saturdays). My first visit was just a few weeks ago, as I wanted to give them a chance to settle in. And I’m glad I did, because it was a slick operation by the time I went.

Jorgensen’s Distillery review

Jorgensen’s Distillery review

I like artisanal producers. I like their passion, I like the variety of product they provide and I like the type of people they generally are. Through Relax with Dax and Slow Food I...

Sport Helicopters

Sport Helicopters

One of the (many) things I love about Cape Town is that even though I have been here over ten years, there is always something I haven’t done or seen. A couple of weeks...

Wheel of Excellence

Wheel of Excellence

I drive down Buitengracht and onto the freeway everyday to get to work. Coming home one day I saw a giant wheel which I promise was not there in the morning. I later learned...

Fantastic Racing at Killarney

Fantastic Racing at Killarney

One of the many things I love about Cape Town is that one is always discovering cool new things to do, see and experience. Last week I was invited by Cape Town Tourism to...

Glasshouse review

Glasshouse review

I had to start a new category for this review. I thought that seeing as this website/blog is called Relax with Dax, it should cover some proper relaxtion options, not just restaurants, shows and...