Discover the local area and places of interest

 
Hermanus Whale Festival
A Guide to the Hermanus Whale Festival

The oldest and largest festival of its kind, the Hermanus Whale Festivals is a celebration of marine life.

11th September 2018

Cape Town Walking Tour
A Historical Walking Tour of Cape Town

Discover the history of Bo Kapp and District Six on a guided or self-lead walking tour.

10th September 2018

The Top 10 Ways to Enjoy Christmas with Red Carnation Hotels in South Africa

Fabulous feasting and indulgent gifts, here's what to expect at Red Carnation Hotels' properties in South Africa this Christmas.

06th September 2018

Cape Town Attractions
Hidden Cape Town Attractions Near the 12 Apostles

Discover a different side to Cape Town with our pick of the region's hidden attractions.

21st July 2018

Unmissable Winter Treats at Red Carnation Hotels

The best Winter events at Red Carnation's properties in South Africa, Cape Town and Durban.

21st June 2018

Cape Town Culture
Exploring the Cultural Life of Cape Town from The 12 Apostles

Many visitors come to Cape Town to experience its spectacular scenery but the city also has a rich cultural life that’s well worth discovering.

18th June 2018

Best Activities Cape Town
The Best Cape Town Activities Near The Twelve Apostles

Snorkelling with seals to touring Chapman's Peak Drive in an old fashioned motorcycle sidecar are just some of the activities on offer.

30th May 2018

Nicole Eddy
Nicole Eddy: A Surfer’s Guide to Cape Town

Learn where to catch the best wave from Cape Town surfer and blogger, Nicole Eddy.

11th January 2018

Travelling With Children
Interview with Cass Chapman of Kodomo.com on Travelling with Children

Travel expert, Cass Chapman, shares her tips on how to make travelling with the kids effortless.

29th December 2017

Best South African Wineries
10 of the Best South African Wineries

Some of the most beautiful vineyards in the world which guests can take visit from our hotels in South Africa.

18th December 2017

Cape Leopard Trust
Wildlife Photography: The Basics

We chat to one of our Bushmans Kloof Field Guides, Daniel du Plessis, about his favourite animals on the reserve and his top tips for catching them on camera.

06th December 2017

Sunset in Cape Town
Seven of the Best Locations to Photograph Sunset in Cape Town

From Lion's Head to Signall Hill, here are the best Cape Town locations for any budding photographers to capture incredible sunsets.

18th September 2017

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