Cape Town – The Silos

Cape Town – The Silos

The first evening we spent in Cape Town with our guests who have never been the Southern Africa before was just perfect to kick off the trip. We visited the Silo Hotel Rooftop Terrace for sundowners and were treated to the most amazing and expansive view of Cape Town...
Cape Town – The Bo Kaap Cooking Class

Cape Town – The Bo Kaap Cooking Class

After our tour of the Bo Kaap neighbourhood, we went to Zainie’s home to start our cookery class. We learnt how to make proper Cape Malay curried chicken, chili bites, samoosas and bread. It was so entertaining and everything tasted so good that I was thrilled...
Cape Town – The Bo Kaap Walking Tour

Cape Town – The Bo Kaap Walking Tour

For our first day in South Africa, we visited the Bo-Kaap. This Cape Malay Quarter is a well known area largely becuase of it’s bright and colourful buildings. As we have popped in for a few minutes before, I decided this time to take a proper Walking Tour with...
Places – Africa Awaits Itinerary

Places – Africa Awaits Itinerary

For our trip to Southern Africa I planned a jampacked itinerary. We just got back yesterday and everything worked according to plan except for two details: the swimming with seals was cancelled as a result of high seas but to be fair everyone preferred surfing longer...
Places – Travel Research

Places – Travel Research

If you are planning a holiday and looking for ideas or good tips, can I suggest The Blonde Abroad. Kiki is “the blonde” and eventhough she is Californian, she now lives in Cape Town, but as you will see from her website is a true nomad. What I love about...
Places – Travelling 2020

Places – Travelling 2020

For the past three years, travelling has been high on my agenda and having taking it a bit slow staying in Switzerland this past Summer, I realised that I really miss exploring new places. Usually, I plan a year in advance where we will be going but for next year I...