The CÎROC Circle Set To Shimmy

The CÎROC Circle Set To Shimmy

The CÎROC Circle Set To Shimmy

CÎROC’s Circle of four take over Shimmy Beach Club to celebrate 2014 in next-generation luxury style

Four of South Africa’s most alluring talents and personalities, the CÎROC Circle, will celebrate their milestone year in signature style at Shimmy Beach Club on the 20th of December from 3pm.

Comprised of top couterier David Tlale, magnetic fashionista Bonang Matheba, trail-blazing Hip Hop artist Da L.E.S and Top 40 hit-maker DJ Dimplez, the CÎROC Circle welcome South Africa to the most luxurious celebrations.

Following on the runaway success of the first CÎROC Circle event at Rosebank’s Kong, the Cape Town event is the second celebration hosted by the group of talents. This thrilling event line-up is set to continue to bring global celebration style to South Africa throughout 2015.Continue Reading …

Shimmy’s Special Christmas Lunch Options

Shimmy Beach Club is South Africa’s premier lifestyle destination venue.

Shimmy Beach Club is South Africa’s premier lifestyle destination venue.

South Africa’s premier lifestyle venue, Shimmy Beach Club, will host a sumptuous, deluxe buffet lunch on Christmas day (25 December 2014). Guests have the option of booking a table in the 220-seater restaurant or a place on the private beach, picnic-style on wicker mats. Ricky Botsis will perform live music.

Feel the sand between your toes as you take in the views sipping champagne, seated on the beach. Relax in the exclusive Mumm gazebos which can seat ten people, or grab a seat in the ocean-facing restaurant with the whole family, enjoying a balance between a lively atmosphere and laid-back Cape Town. The lunch buffet will be identical in both areas.

Starters include a variety of sushi or Asian tapas, dim sum and mar gau; with salad and antipasti such as crostini, kudu and potato rosti and tarte flambe. Main course offers leg of lamb; pistachio turkey; mustard and honey gammon or a grilled lemongrass kingklip.

For the sweet end to the meal, there will be ten choices – from Christmas pudding, cherry trifle to baked cheese cake and chocolate Lindt mousse.Continue Reading …

CAPE TOWN SCORES A HAT TRICK AS THE TELEGRAPH UK’s BEST CITY

Cape Town voted Best Destination

Cape Town voted Best Destination

Cape Town Tourism is delighted by the news that Cape Town has been voted the best destination in the world for a city break in the Telegraph Travel Awards 2014.

Says Cape Town Tourism CEO, Enver Duminy: “This is the third consecutive year that Cape Town has taken the top spot, keeping us top-of-mind in one of Cape Town’s key source markets; the UK. This third party endorsement by a trusted media source makes for a very compelling reason for visitors to put Cape Town on their bucket list or return again and again.”

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Cape Town Events Roundup

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CAPE TOWN EVENTS ROUNDUP

Cape Town is humming with activity at this time of the year and both visitors and locals are going to be spoilt for choice about what to do these holidays. Cape Town Tourism lists some of the great events to attend in December and into January (see the end of the page for more tips on how to experience Cape Town these holidays):

 

CHRISTMAS MARKETS

Stellenbosch Christmas Market

Date: 29 November – 6 December 2014

Venue: Martinson Street, Uniepark, Stellenbosch

Website: http://www.familiekerk.com/

 

Made in the Cape Festive Fair

Date: 2-7 December 2014

Venue: Cavendish Square, Claremont

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Book a private Fleur du Cap Wine & Exotic Salt experience at Die Bergkelder

Book a private Fleur du Cap Wine & Exotic Salt experience at Die Bergkelder

Book a private Fleur du Cap Wine & Exotic Salt experience at Die Bergkelder

Celebrate special occasions with a unique Fleur du Cap Wine & Exotic Salt feast, designed especially for you by salt aficionado Chef Craig Cormack at Die Bergkelder, the famous ‘cellar in the mountain’ cut deep into the slopes of the Papegaaiberg in Stellenbosch.

Fully equipped for private and corporate events, Die Bergkelder offers the ideal venue for intimate birthday parties, year-end functions or any social occasion worthy of this special setting.

The singular Fleur du Cap and Exotic Salt luncheons or dinners are exclusively available by special request. These intimate 3-course dining experiences are the ideal solution for intimate functions for groups ranging between 10 and 40. All courses are seasoned with the finest quality, natural salts and paired with top tier Fleur du Cap Unfiltered wines.Continue Reading …

Valentine under the STARS set to return with star-studded performances

Valentine under the STARS set to return with star-studded performances

Valentine under the STARS set to return with star-studded performances

Valentine under the STARS, the elegant open-air concert hosted within Cape Town’s iconic Caste of Good Hope, returns for the second time on Valentine’s Day 2015.

On Saturday 14 February, internationally acclaimed musicians will perform alongside the Cape Philharmonic Orchestra to create a ‘classic-meets-pop’ concert filled with love and romance, all under the magnificent Cape Town night sky with Table Mountain as a backdrop.

Following the success of the inaugural concert which took place earlier this year, Valentine under the STARS 2015 will be bigger, better and even more magical. Performances will include internationally recognized South African soprano Magdalene Minnaar, who has entertained audiences across the globe with her exceptional voice.Continue Reading …

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