Design Indaba 2014 Review

Were you amongst the throng of people at Design Indaba celebrating World Design Capital? What did you think?

We loved the strong representation of Cape ceramics; from Zizamele’s iconic…

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V&A Waterfront Historical Walking Tour – Review

It was the menacing treadmill in the old Breakwater Prison, where punishment involved walking the wooden wheel for up to 55 minutes of every hour, that stuck in my mind…

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Shakespeare’s Richard III at Maynardville Open Air Theatre

In the same way that meeting friends each week in Bascule Whisky, Wine and Cocktail Bar has become something of a tradition, so has an annual picnic in the park…

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Da Vinci – The Genius; exhibition review

‘Da Vinci – the Genius’ new exhibition in the V&A Waterfront, reveals many extraordinary things about the man and his brilliant mind. Did you know that he wrote in…

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Pretty Yende Opera Diva – review

In my next life I’d like to be an opera singer because in this life I sing like a strangled cat! That’s why I had to see the…

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Top 10 Pre-Summer Beauty Tips from the Spa at Cape Grace

Spa at Cape Grace Manager, Taryn Lilley reminds us that summer’s coming and now’s the time to get the body ready.  Here’s her advice:

Start your waxing…

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Celebrating Summer at the Stellenbosch Slow Food Market

Pink, red and White was the colours of celebration at the Stellenbosch Slow Food Market for their annual Strawberry Festival where guests could experience varieties of Strawberry infused and created…

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Review of Kamers vol Geskenke: a creative feast of handmade products

Are you one of the 35,000 people who went to Kamers vol Geskenke? Then you’ll know that walking away from this showcase of handmade products without buying something…

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Simple Minds Greatest Hits Tour Concert, Sunday 3 November, Grand West

Last night seven of us 40-somethings piled into one [large] car and with our Simple Minds CD on at one notch down from ‘conversation-restricting’ level we geared ourselves…

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Cape Grace supports Movember

I can start this post by giving you statistics and tell you how exactly Movember came about, but I am not going to bore you with such information, as I…

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