This is a story of a Saturday food market that has successfully migrated from Oranjezicht to the V&A Waterfront. The reason for the popularity of the Oranjezicht City Farm Market is obvious as tables are laid out with yummy artisanal food, fresh veggies and creative vegan options. Barristas are ready to steam up coffee machines… Read More Cape Town’s Good Food Market
Like most art enthusiasts I waited with great anticipation for the Zeitz MOCAA to open in the V&A Waterfront. It was a long wait as I shared news of this new Cape Town gallery with audiences in Germany while on a Lufthansa Road Show in 2017. I was in awe of this addition to the… Read More Art Experience at Zeitz MOCAA
There is something about Table Mountain. It’s a stronghold that watches over Cape Town and Table Bay. It’s a landmark that guides travellers. It’s a chameleon and a shapeshifter that looks different depending on which angle you approach from. It’s moody and covers itself up when not wanting to mingle. And then also…it makes the… Read More Table Mountain Moments
On a Friday afternoon the weekend started. Never ordinary. Always colourful. First up was a wine and food pairing in Hermanus. Exquisite! Old vintages and new friends. Next up was a road trip via the V&A Waterfront to Langebaan lagoon on the Weskus. I swam, ate, watched TV and took long walks. I had drinks… Read More Weekend Snaps
We all need a fantasy escape from time to time. I found my fantasy and my escape at the Two Oceans Aquarium in Cape Town. This V&A Waterfront treasure turns 21 this year and is receiving a facelift as a coming of age present. It is also appropriate to put in a special word for one of my… Read More A Day at the Two Oceans Aquarium #marineweek
Thinking of Cape Town conjures images of Table Mountain, proteas, V&A Waterfront, walks in the Company Gardens, good food and great wines. Oh, and shopping! First, we found a place to stay. We booked into the Icon Luxury Apartments which are centrally situated and within walking distance from the Waterfront, Company Gardens and city centre. Vida e Caffe… Read More Cape Town Weekend Magic
Up at 5 – in the morning – not to gym or quaff hair BUT to work. Work till 9, drive to Cape Town at the speed of light, work, email, discussions…hospital visit, Apple MacBook lesson, buying a friend’s birthday present and home again. Going to Cape Town is always great and the Waterfront is… Read More All in a day’s play?