Wine tasting at Spier Wine Farm

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It was a real delight to sit down with Jacques Erasmus, Spier’s talented white wine maker, beneath the imposing Heath Nash chandelier — made from 334 recycled Spier wine bottles and weighing 370kgs — which hangs above the tasting area of the Wine Farm in Stellenbosch. More…

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Nando’s celebrates the continent’s creativity at 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair

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Challenging and exciting works of art from across Africa can be found in London over the next few days with a remarkable event that showcases more than 130 artists from across the continent and diaspora. More…

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Incredible images from Travel Photographer of the Year 2017

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World-class, prize-winning images are once again being showcased in London by a prestigious competition that recognised the skill of amateur, semipro and professional travel photographers from around the world. More…

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Rwanda captured on camera

boy compA stunning photographic portrayal of contemporary Rwanda is set to become a book thanks to a crowdfunding campaign. More…

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Food is Culture says cookery writer Claudia Roden (plus her hummus recipe)

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What impact does food have on our everyday life? This question was answered by legendary food writer Claudia Roden during a remarkable lecture introduced by Dame Valerie Amos in London. More…

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Wine tasting at The Brampton Wine Studio

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Cape Town Series: The Brampton Wine Studio, set in the elegant town of Stellenbosch in the heart of South Africa’s Cape Winelands, captures the vitality of the popular wine range full of appealing offerings – and a few surprises. More…

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