Kwetu Guest Farm – Giraffes In The Overberg

Kwetu Guest Farm Kwetu Guest Farm is located just outside of Swellendam in the Overberg of South Africa. It is home to not only two beautiful giraffes, but also ostriches, wildebeest, kudu, bontebok, greybuck, eland, sabels, springbuck, reebuck and steenbuck. Numerous bird
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Blooper! A Winemaker Turning As Red As His Shiraz

The Winemaker From Bushmanspad Have you ever seen a winemaker turn as red as his shiraz?  Neither have I.  Always up for a good laugh, I enjoyed this blooper very much and had to share it with you. Aldert Nieuwoudt, the winemaker
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South African Wine Rated Amongst The International Top 50

South African Wine was rated amongst the international Top 50 on Sunday 17 March 2019 by Drinks International. They hosted their prestigious awards naming the most influential wine producers in the world. Have a look at Wine On The Veranda where we
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Wine On The Veranda: A Loo, A Bomb and Pinotage

Alvi’s Drift Pinotage 2017 vs Boland Cellar Cappupino Ccinotage In this weeks episode of Wine On The Veranda, I invited the previous owners of Impangele Guesthouse in Swellendam, Dave and Amanda Shackley to taste two pinotages with me. Amanda and Dave are
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In The Middle Of Nowhere

Yay!  Alexander’s grandparents offered to look after him so that Ryno and I could explore at a relaxed pace.  This is only our second “date day” in almost a year! (Yes, thank you, we will be taking them up on their babysitting offer
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