Birdwatching in Knysna and Surrounds

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The Garden Route – the region from Mossel Bay to the Tsitsikamma – is well-known for its beautiful mountains, forests, lakes, and indigenous fynbos. Bird species you can expect to see here include Forest Buzzard, African Crowned Eagle, Emerald Cuckoo, Half-collared Kingfisher, Narina Trogon, Knysna Woodpecker, the Knysna Warbler, Olive Bush-Shrike, and the famous Knysna […]

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Our Favourite Le Creuset Soup Recipes

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From Moroccan Butternut Soup to Spring Vegetable Chowder, here are our all-time favourite Le Creuset soup recipes. Whether it’s a cold winter’s evening or a cool day in Spring, these delightful dishes can be enjoyed all year long. Caramelised Cauliflower Soup with Roasted Parmesan Cauli-Florets and Lemon-Burnt Butter Rich and creamy, this soup is a bowl […]

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Create A Meal To Warm Dad’s Heart

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This year, you can be Daddy’s favourite by giving him what he really wants… a hearty meal and time spent with his loved ones. Need some inspiration? Then you’ll be happy that we’re sharing a few delicious recipes from Le Creuset! Breakfast in a Pan Get the recipe. Nachos This dish can be served as a […]

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5 Great Breakfast Spots in Knysna

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The Milkwood Collection’s properties are situated a mere 200 metres from the famous Knysna Heads, a pair of sandstone cliffs that separate the Knysna Lagoon from the Indian Ocean beyond. Situated on the rocks of the Eastern Head, East Head Café offers the most spectacular view through the Heads. Being a self-catering establishment, we usually […]

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Treat Your Mom this Mother’s Day

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These six Knysna restaurants are all serving a delectable breakfast or lunch to treat your mom for Mother’s Day. Booking is essential. Brunch or Lunch at Butterfly Blu Treat your mom to a delicious brunch or lunch at Butterfly Blu on Sunday 13 May, 11:30 am to 4 pm. She will be surprised with a […]

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