LIFE: Township walking tours promote cultural diversity

Route 360 Kayamandi Tours LR1

As part of their Route 360 cultural tourism initiative, Stellenbosch 360 has started a ‘people’s route’ through Kayamandi Township for the avid traveler to explore the authentic culture of the locals. Finweek investigates.

LIFE: Why women want whiskey


Whiskey is no longer considered a masculine drink. With the increased spending power women enjoy these days, comes an appetite for the finer things in life like Whiskey. Emily Stockden from the FNB Whisky Live Festival talks about a few tips on how to get started with whiskey.

Finweek Quiz #44


It’s that time of the week again and we’ve got a cracking quiz for you! If you get all the answers right, you have a shot at winning a hamper consisting of a Finweek T-shirt and key ring as well as a ‘Freakonomics’ DVD.

LIFE: Entries open for second Sanlam Portrait Award

Golden egg finance concept

Entries are now open for the second Sanlam Portrait Award. The awards, which is sponsored by Sanlam Private Wealth aims to showcase the best original portrait artwork in South Africa. Finweek investigates.

Finweek Quiz #43


Visit any large shopping centre anywhere in the country and you’re bound to see a Sorbet beauty salon – without a doubt, this local chain is a massive entrepreneurial success. This week, we’re giving away one copy of Sorbet founder Ian Fuhr’s autobiography, ‘Get that feeling – the story of a serial entrepreneur’. Test your knowledge for a chance to win!

LIFE: FNB Whisky Live returns to Jozi


The FNB Whisky Live Festival will be held at the Sandton Convention Centre from 12-14 November 2014. Whiskey enthusiasts and connoisseurs can prepare themselves to be treated to a new and unique guest.

Finweek Quiz #42


Have you been keeping abreast of current affairs? Test the ol’ grey matter with our Finweek quiz and stand a chance to win a hamper consisting of a Finweek T-shirt and key ring as well as a ‘Freakonomics’ DVD!

LIFE: Scrumptiously salty


Local chef and salt expert Craig Cormack was first inspired by salt a few years ago, since then he came up with Amoleh – a collection of artisanal salts from around the world. Finweek caught up with him to talk about the rich history of salt and its modern-day revival.

Finweek Quiz #41


After a short break, the Finweek quiz is back! We’re giving away a hamper consisting of a Finweek T-shirt and key ring as well as a ‘Freakonomics’ DVD.

LIFE: Top tips for business travel in Tanzania


Business travel between South Africa and Tanzania has just become a whole lot easier. Finweek takes a look at a few handy tips to keep in mind when travelling to Tanzania’s bustling capital as well as the neighbouring spice island of Zanzibar.