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Masala Dosa – brace your taste buds…

Strolling down Long Street in Cape Town while on holiday recently we found ourselves outside Masala Dosa suddenly remembering it’d been on our to-do list (but forgotten) for some time. Of course being there & then right that second was a sign … Continue reading

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The Argentinean-the best croissants in Jozi

While we were out & about checking out The Whippet one afternoon, I noticed The Argentinean across the road & while the name kinda rang a bell, I couldn’t quite place it. As soon as we entered I suddenly remembered having read about … Continue reading

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The Whippet Coffee – a sneak peak…

There are moments when I really love social media. Like when you stumble across a really good long-lost friend halfway across the world & trawl their albums for hours trying to take in the last 10 years. And when you’re done your … Continue reading

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Scenes from the Old Biscuit Mill

If you’re heading to Cape Town Slaapstad for the holidays here’s something to add to your to-do list on a Saturday morning. Brought to you by the same folks who do Jozi’s Neighbourgoods Market, the Old Biscuit Mill is much … Continue reading

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Tastes of Maboneng… & it *was* tasty!

On Thursday afternoon I trotted along to the Tastes of Maboneng where an entire street in the middle of the city had been closed off so that we could well, feast ! Forget any “Tastes of” events that you’ve been to. … Continue reading

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JB Rivers

In Jozi Hyde Park Corner is my favourite mall of them all. Never too full, a good selection of stores (though I miss Stuttafords) & great eating options. While many ‘trendy’ restaurants have opened in the mall over the last while, one … Continue reading

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Peach Cafe

There’s a peach farm, like an actual farm, called Camdeboo Farm in the middle of the northern suburbs of Jozi! We headed down to their restaurant, Peach Cafe for breakfast one Saturday morning.      It was one of those days when Jozi … Continue reading

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Tastes of Maboneng

If you’re a foodie & a fan of th city you’re in for a major treat this week! The Taste of Maboneng looks to be refreshingly different to the other “Taste of…” events. And in news just in yesterday… SMACK! Republic Brewing Co. … Continue reading

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Shop & Mingle Fashion Extravaganza

This week’s Shop & Mingle Fashion Extravaganza hosted by P&H boutique in collaboration with Ruutos Hair at La Passant  (a venue I’ve always wanted to check out) promises a night of seductive luxury. Fashionistas (yes, you!), count on shopping the rails of the … Continue reading

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The Hilton Cape Town – unexpected luxury…

On a surprise trip to Cape Town recently & to celebrate our 1 year anniversary we decided to do it where we got married – back at The Hilton Hotel Cape Town. Now I have to say I wasn’t initially ecstatic … Continue reading

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