Tag: cape town

I bless the rains down in Africa

November 13, 2017

The first light of human consciousness and the world's first civilizations were in Africa.” 

-John Henrik Clarke

In part three of our three-part series, we’re not dashing off to far corners of the globe, but rather, keeping it close to home. We’re looking at culinary gems that celebrate African cuisine in all its glory.

#culturecape 

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A day in Rawsonville

September 04, 2017

Saddle up vacationers, we are going day tripping out to Rawsonville a haven at the side of the Breede River with a host of fine wines, great food and simply amazing countryside. It’s a 1 hour 20 minute drive through some of the most astounding South African scenery, rich in history and local culture.

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Loop down Loop Street

August 14, 2017

Better known for its share of the Cape Town nightclub scene in the past, Loop Street has been abuzz with all kinds of new and exciting things. We’ll take a stroll down Loop and have a look at some eateries, from Mediterranean to local braai cuisine, perhaps hit the town for a few drinks afterwards.

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Bountiful Buitenkant Street

August 07, 2017

In part III of our #CTstreetbystreet series, Buitenkant Street is where we’re headed. Running in the direction from mountain to sea, it is packed with little surprises, heritage sites and haunts. We will be popping round a tapas restaurant, a tattoo parlour and a creative design collective that happens to create amazing coffee and food too.

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A jaunt down Long Market

July 24, 2017

In part II of our #CTstreetbystreet series we will be taking a gander at Long Market Street which runs parallel to Table Mountain and across the center of Cape Town, passing Greenmarket Square along the way. We’ll pop into a vintage clothing store, a brasserie and a themed rooftop bar. Call your Uber, let’s go.

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A slice of Bree

July 17, 2017

Bree Street in Cape Town used to be known as the sailor’s haunt, filled with dive bars and brothels and Riebeeck square being the place in town where you could turn your ox wagons around. Many things have changed, and now it is some of the most sought after and historic real estate in town, and has been dubbed Cape Town’s hottest eating strip with its many boutique restaurants and bars. Let’s have a peak then, shall we?

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