Cliffs and a river

#FlashbackFriday in the Bush

Standing on a hill top overlooking the landscape of sand dunes and bushes while the sun beams down on my face. This is the image I get in my head whenever I think of the high-veld. My #FlashbackFriday memory is of my recent travels to Limpopo province. I stayed at a resort in Bela-Bela. An…

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Knysna Oyster Festival

PicknPay Knysna Oyster Festival 2013

“The Best 10 days of your Winter.” The year has flown by and we are heading downhill from here. The mid-year school holidays during winter also marks the time of year when tourism in Knysna picks up. Knysna is a beautiful town situated in the Garden Route of South Africa. The annual Knysna Oyster Festival…

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Winner of Avondale pairing

Winter Warmer Winner!

Thank you to all the people who entered the Avondale Winter Warmer pairing competition. The question was; “How many soil types does Avondale have on their land?” If you said 13 different soil types, you were correct! Congratulations Andrea Firth! * You will be contacted directly about the details of your prize. If you did not win…

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TheOneK is back!

TheOneK, back in action!

Buon giorno! Ciao! Kalimera! Yassas! I’m back from a magical 2 week trip [actually backpacking] through Europe. What made it even more special; I did it with my amazing husband. Yes, that will make it our honeymoon. Not your average idea of a honeymoon somewhere on a tropical beach, but this was perfect for us! 🙂…

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A Winter Pairing – Part 2

A night with a few ladies, Avondale wine, and Reuben’s soup The 6 phase pairing includes traditional classics as well as adventurous combinations of soup created by chef Reuben Riffel from Reuben’s. Each phase was carefully paired with a wine from Avondale’s selection of wine. If you are a food connoisseur or just looking to do…

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