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Heavy, laden with soul at Odeon: South African functional art to sip from, sprawl on, pore over
Apr. 26, 2017
A visit to the Watershed  at the V & A Waterfront is a must  The Odeon is my favourite store. I love to just stand inside and marvel at the ceramics that have been hand crafted by the very best local … Keep reading →
Something Light: South African animals take time out from being wild to mess around with with colour, context and unpowered flight
Mar. 21, 2017
A few years ago I was visiting Cape Town and received the most wonderful birthday present, an original painting of Nelson Mandela, colourful, fun and unique. The master of my gift is fine artist Deziree … Keep reading →
Made in South Africa: Gifts and souvenirs with so much heart and soul, they're almost conscious
Feb. 28, 2017
Shopping in Cape Town is refreshing for visitors coming from a world where nearly all things have been made in China. Globalisation has squashed originality with brand identities ruling product placement … Keep reading →
How To: Get Cellular, mobile, data and internet in Cape Town
Dec. 05, 2010
Cellular, mobile service providers available are MTN, Vodacom, Cell C, Virgin Mobile and Telkom. To get going quickly and easily go for a prepaid service option. I would recommend Vodacom for the … Keep reading →
Cape Town land and areas
Jul. 21, 2008
The bulk of Table Mountain hulking over you like a gigatonne heavyweight sandstone bodyguard; flanked by its three more diminutive henchmen, Devil’s Peak, Signal … Keep reading →