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Stellenbosch Wine Routes becomes a triple champion

Stellenbosch Wine Routes becomes a triple champion

8 February 2017
The Stellenbosch Wine Routes organisation has again been singled out from its peers in leading wine regions of the world. Having claimed titles in 2014 and 2015, Stellenbosch Wine Routes was again named winner of the category for Best Promotional Body in the competition organised by the respected journal, Drinks International. The award recognises Stellenbosch Wine Routes for its commitment and excellence. The judges paid particular attention...
New hope and skills for Kyamandi children in Stellenbosch

New hope & skills for Kyamandi children in Stellenbosch

3 February 2017
The Cape Argus reports that children from disadvantaged backgrounds in Kayamandi, Stellenbosch, have found hope with an organisation that seeks to better their lives., which was established in 2008 by five-time Cape Epic winner Christoph Sauser, trains about 50 children and young adults, while also teaching them life skills. The 50, who are aged between 5 and 25, visit the centre every Monday to Thursday to learn how to cycle and also...
Toerisme na Stellenbosch groei sterk!

Toerisme na Stellenbosch groei sterk!

24 January 2017
Toerismegroei na Stellenbosch bly sterk Die sterk groei in toerisme na Stellenbosch en omgewing wat kenmerkend geword het van die streek die afgelope vyf jaar, het verdere momentum gedurende die huidige toerismeseisoen gekry. Volgens meeste gesprekke wat Eikestadnuus met verskeie woordvoerders in hierdie bedryf gevoer het, is groeisyfers van tussen 12% tot 15% en selfs hoër vergeleke met die rekordsyfers van 2015 behaal. Volgens Annemarie Ferns...
Prospects for Western Cape Tourism in 2017 very engouraging


24 January 2017
CAPE BUSINESS NEWS REPORTS: Early indications are that our region is enjoying a bumper peak tourism period. In partnership with Wesgro, I will table the official report for the province’s summer season at a media briefing later this month. Mid-season feedback reports suggest that all regions have experienced a growth in numbers. We have observed an increase in enquiries and reservations from the domestic market, regional markets (mainly Namibia...
Stellenbosch word gesien as die Bergfietshoofstad van die wêreld en as die Fietshoofstad van Suid-Afrika

Stellenbosch word gesien as die Bergfietshoofstad van die wêreld en as die Fietshoofstad van Suid-Afrika

7 December 2016
STELLENBOSCH: BERGFIETS-HOOFSTAD VAN DIE WERELD Stellenbosch word gesien as die Bergfietshoofstad van die wêreld en as die Fietshoofstad van Suid-Afrika en moet die leiding bly neem as die groot fietsry-innoveerder. So het Alan Winde, Wes-Kaapse Minister van Ekonomiese Geleenthede, en ook 'n kranige fietsryer, Saterdagaand gesê op die derde Bosfietsberaad van Stellenbosch Fietsry. Soos wat Monaco die woonplek van Formule 1-renjaers geword het,...
USA Trade Visit

Stellenbosch Trade Visit to USA ‘a huge success’

17 October 2016
Caption: Above on left CEO Annemarie Ferns sharing a lighter moment with Bangu Masisi, President of SA Tourism in New York. On right Annemarie Ferns with Yvette de Vries, President of APTA, and Riël Meynhardt, of STB 360 and owner of Evergreen Manor and Spa. Stellenbosch Trade Visit to USA ‘a huge success’ After returning from the USA end September and having seen and promoted brand #Stellenbosch as a preferred global tourist destination to some...
Stellenbosch 360's AGM 2016

CEO optimistic at Stellenbosch 360's AGM

9 September 2016
          STELLENBOSCH IS A ‘SMART’ TOWN WITH ‘SMART’ PEOPLE At Stellenbosch 360’s AGM held on the 1st September at Spier wine estate,  CEO Annemarie Ferns expressed her delight at  the excellent growth of 17,3% in walk-ins at the Visitor’s Centre the previous year, affirming that this positive tendency continued by 7% during the first six months of 2016 with the high-season period still ahead. From January to June this year, accommodation...
What makes Stellenbosch Unique?

Stellenbosch 360 gee sterk ondersteuning aan US Woordfees 2016

2 March 2016
Wat maak Stellenbosch uniek? Die plaaslike dames gesels al lank hieroor! Stellenbosch 360 gee sterk ondersteuning aan US Woordfees 2016 Volgens Annemarie Ferns, Uitvoerende Hoof van Stellenbosch 360 as amptelike toerisme-organisasie van Stellenbosch, neem die US Woordfees ‘n onmisbare plek op Stellenbosch se Jaarkalender in. “Die aard en omvang van dit wat die US Woordfees jaarliks na Stellenbosch bring, kan amper nie in rand en sent gemeet word...

Things To Do In Stellenbosch On A Student’s Budget

23 February 2015
Stellenbosch is a place for indulgence, with the best food and wine and endless exciting things to do in the town and beyond. It can all add up when you're on a student budget. But here are a few fun things that everyone can do for under R100.   Hiking The Delvera Vineyard Trail   This amazing 9.75km long trail takes roughly two and a half hours to finish. The hike summit is at Klapmutskop at 523m and has the most amazing panoramic views of the...

Five Amazing Food Markets in Stellenbosch

14 January 2015
Not only does Stellenbosch have great wine and awesome restaurants, but it also has some of the most amazing markets in the Western Cape. Whether you’re looking for delicious food or fresh produce, these markets have the best of the best of both.   Here are some of the most amazing food markets in this quaint town:   Root44 Market Address: Audacia Wines, Corner of R44 & Annandale Road, Stellenbosch   Surrounded by gorgeous vineyards, the...


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