2016 Dias Festival 3 – 7 February

The Portuguese explorer Bartholomeu Dias headed an expedition to sail around the southern tip of Africa in the hope of finding a trade route to India.  Dias and his fleet eventually entered what he named Aguada de São Brás (Bay of Saint Blaise) – later renamed Mossel Bay after the abundance of mussels in the […]

Another accolade for Santos Express

MOSSEL BAY –Santos Express train lodge is truly a unique accommodation spot! Only one day after being announced as one of only six establishments in the Southern Cape and Garden Route to be included in the Top 100 Establish Winners of the Travel Ground Awards 2015 it was also announced as part of Africa’s 15 most unique accommodations of 2015 by Sleepout.

2015 Diaz Festival

The Portuguese explorer Bartholomeu Dias headed an expedition to sail around the southern tip of Africa in the hope of finding a trade route to India.  Dias and his fleet eventually entered what he named Aguada de São Brás (Bay of Saint Blaise) – later renamed Mossel Bayafter the abundance of mussels in the bay […]