The rose lady will hammer and pillage your wallet

Sunday, July 6, 2008

Look, this does not happen at the finer establishments in Cape Town, but it does happen at some of the not-so-kosher places in Cape Town. I’m talking about…

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Sushi is the new coffee in Cape Town

Wednesday, June 11, 2008

Cape Town is a very, shall we say, shallow city at times. Everyone is more concerned about their looks and what other people think of them, than anything…

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The Roundhouse Restaurant in Cape Town opened today!

Monday, June 9, 2008

We just heard that The Roundhouse Restaurant in Cape Town opened today. I’m pretty sure we will visit it somewhere along the line. This is just a short…

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It took us 23 years to find this!

Friday, June 6, 2008

Remember when I spent some time in Epping a couple of weeks ago? Well I went back yesterday to find the Holy Grail! Now it has taken us…

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News Cafe reply to their poor service

Thursday, April 17, 2008

Obviously the other day when I wrote about the non existent service at News Cafe at Cape Town International Airport, I sent them a link to the article…

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News Cafe at Cape Town International Airport

Friday, April 4, 2008

The first thing you notice when arriving in a city or country is obviously the airport. Unless you are a Mongolian trekker and you walk everywhere. Or you…

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Forrester’s Arms, Newlands, Cape Town

Monday, March 10, 2008

It was a humid Wednesday afternoon in Cape Town and we had ABSOLUTELY nothing to do. As you all know, last Wednesday in Cape Town was seriously hot….

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Can drinking save your life?

Thursday, February 21, 2008

“I’m alright!” are often the famous words quoted by some after falling down stairs, off balconies or out of hotel rooms. I was having a good chat the…

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Blue Blood Jeans @ Loading Bay in Cape Town

Monday, February 4, 2008

I came across Loading Bay after a friend told me about it two weeks after it had opened. Loading Bay is a coffee shop in Hudson Street in…

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Billy The Bums, The Green Man…Good times

Monday, January 14, 2008

I was taking a look at that place now called “Blu Bar”(Spelling may be wrong, who cares) in Claremont in Cape Town, opposite God’s gift to the inebriated,…

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Vida e Caffe offer more insight

Sunday, December 16, 2007

I wrote a piece the other day called “Vida e Caffe- Pushing the franchise?” and received an e-mail from Grant Dutton from vida e caffe, just informing me…

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Vida e Caffe- Pushing the franchise?

Monday, December 10, 2007

Vida e Caffe first hit me when I noticed their coffee shop on Kloof Street in Cape Town. My brother was working for a production company and he…

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Nando’s new Mediterranean flavour

Monday, October 29, 2007

It would seem that a long time ago I said that I would try out the new NANDO’S Mediterranean flavour, which looked rather good. Anyway, in the time…

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The Ritz Hotel in Sea Point Cape Town

Monday, October 22, 2007

Before I start this I need to tell you a little about what happened on Friday afternoon. I woke up early, sent my various power e-mails to heads…

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The “manager” at Quay Four

Tuesday, October 16, 2007

I had just begun to pen my words on the Saturday night launch of Twenty cigarettes, when I realised that we actually went to Quay Four at the…

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