Top Tsogo Sun chefs prove Christmas can never come too soon

A bit of Christmas cheer at any time of the year certainly can’t hurt, and Tsogo Sun spread just that with its chefs’ culinary prowess this July.

The hotel chain’s Christmas in July tasting menu, held at Punchinello’s at Southern Sun Montecasino, comprised festive dishes by eight top chefs from Tsogo Sun’s leading restaurants.

The eight-dish menu was prepared by chefs Kenneth Ngubane, Ruben Daniels, Deena Naidoo, Mathew Foxon, Sandi Richmond, Gareth Jordaan, Clinton Bonhomme and Prenolan Naidoo.

To set the tone, Ruben Daniels of Back O’ the Moon at Gold Reef City served up watermelon and goat’s cheese salad with gingerbread-spiced yoghurt and…
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Top Tsogo Sun chefs prove Christmas can never come too soon

Southern Sun Dar es Salaam undergoes impressive refurbishments

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Located in the city centre, just 14 kilometres from the airport, Southern Sun Dar es Salaam has made its name as a top business and leisure tourism hub in Tanzania.

In order to maintain its high standards and level of guest satisfaction, the hotel has recently undergone a massive revamp of their 152 en-suite rooms, standard and executive rooms and suites at a cost of approximately US$4,2 million.

Tsogo Sun and Blacksmith Interior Inspiration worked together to ensure that rooms combine practicality and cutting-edge design aspects. The remodel includes all…
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Classy cocktails in Cape Town

Image courtesy of Stella Café and Bar

Image courtesy of Stella Café and Bar

Rated the Best City in the World at the 2015/2016 Telegraph Travel Awards and named the number one food city in the world in Condé Nast’s Reader’s Choice Awards 2014/2015, Cape Town has earned its place as a leading lifestyle destination. In celebration of this local travel hub, and to inspire the mixologist within you, we’ve put together a list of some seriously classy cocktails to be enjoyed in the Mother City.

Café Caprice’s Monsoon Tea Party,…
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Southern Sun Cape Sun caters to families this festive season

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Set in the buzzing Cape Town CBD, the Southern Sun Cape Sun has undergone extensive renovations to ensure its place as a leading family destination in the Cape.

The 33-year-old hotel has been more commonly associated with business travel; however, additional accommodation options and facilities have created the perfect atmosphere for leisure travellers and those with families. This has been accomplished through the conversion of a number of twin rooms into family rooms with two double beds.

“Southern Sun Cape Sun’s room configuration has traditionally catered more to the business…
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The Tsogo Sun Amashova race turns 30!

Cycling team with Derek Watts at the Wattbike Challenge.

Cycling team with Derek Watts at the Wattbike Challenge.

A favourite sporting event for those in KwaZulu-Natal and around the country, the Tsogo Sun Amashova Durban Classic cycling race will celebrate its 30th anniversary on 16 October.

As the oldest and among the largest South African races, the Amashova has attracted over 10 000 entries across its three races, with prize money of over R100 000.

The race highlights the province’s inspiring landscapes and views, beginning at the Pietermaritzburg City Hall, heading…
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The Palazzo’s decadent Winter High Tea

Images courtesy of the Palazzo

Images courtesy of the Palazzo

Bringing a dose of indulgence to the cold season, The Palazzo Montecasino’s new Winter High Tea has something for every palate. Featuring an array of delicious sweet and savoury treats, and a freshly brewed tea and coffee selection, this is the ultimate winter wind-down.

The Palazzo is well-known for its luxury high teas, and this winter selection lives up to the hotel’s reputation.

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“High Tea at the Palazzo is a special…
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