Discover the local area and places of interest
The best Winter events at Red Carnation's properties in South Africa, Cape Town and Durban.
21st June 2018
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
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
Learn where to catch the best wave from Cape Town surfer and blogger, Nicole Eddy.
11th January 2018
Travel expert, Cass Chapman, shares her tips on how to make travelling with the kids effortless.
29th December 2017
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
Pack for a Purpose partner with the Amy Foundation, which aims to prevent youth violence by providing meaningful development programmes for young people. They provide the bare essential and goods for children to learn during their early childhood development phase.
13th October 2017
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
From whale watching and feasts on the farm to film and comedy events, South Africa’s winter calendar is shaping up nicely. For those staying with us at the charming Oyster Box Hotel in Durban or the elegant 12 Apostles Hotel & Spa in Cape Town, these are some of the season’s best events in South
31st May 2017
Vertiginous mountains, a vast expanse of South Atlantic Ocean and sweeping valleys make Cape Town a walker’s paradise. Whether you’re after a gentle, scenic stroll or an invigorating ramble, Cape Town presents near-limitless hiking opportunities. If you’re staying at the 12 Apostles, you can get closer to the nearby landscape by choosing one of
17th May 2017
Most visitors to South Africa are aware of Nelson Mandela’s incarceration on Robben Island during the Apartheid, but few know about the incredible paintings he produced there. Here, we explore some of his most intimate artworks, which offer an eye-opening insight into his 18-year imprisonment. On your next stay at The Twelve Apostles Hotel &
19th April 2017