Out and About

Hunter Valley

"You like wine? Then you have to go to Hunter Valley! You should book a tour." Since I landed in Sydney, a lot of people have been telling me where to go, and what I need to see while I'm down here. It's proving almost impossible to do everything, as whenever I cross one thing… Continue reading Hunter Valley

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Wild Life Sydney Zoo

Before I arrived, people kept asking me what I was looking forward to the most while in Australia. "Koalas," I would reply. "And shopping, I guess." Which is why one of the first things I did when I landed, naturally, was book a breakfast with koalas at Wild Life Sydney Zoo, situated on Darling Harbour.… Continue reading Wild Life Sydney Zoo

Food, Out and About

‘Straya Day

My blog has been very quiet of late, but there's a good reason for that. You see, on 13 January, after an 11 hour flight, I stepped off a Qantas aeroplane and walked through the airport and outside in the hot, humid city that is Sydney, Australia. Since I landed, I've spent the past few… Continue reading ‘Straya Day

Food, Out and About

This Auto be Fun – Gin Tasting at Classic Cats

The past weekend saw the Grand Opening of a craft gin bar inside the Classic Cats showroom at the Vredenheim wine estate, and naturally we had to attend. And so, Sunday we got in the car for a mini road trip out to Stellenbosch to sample some of the finest craft gin in the land.… Continue reading This Auto be Fun – Gin Tasting at Classic Cats

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Let’s Gogh to the Museum: Zeitz MOCAA

Last weekend saw the grand opening of Zeitz MOCAA, the first major contemporary museum of its kind on the African continent. The opening was free to the public and, having already secured our tickets prior, we decided to spend our Heritage Day exploring this exciting new space in the Silo district at the V&A Waterfront.… Continue reading Let’s Gogh to the Museum: Zeitz MOCAA

Food, Out and About

Stacking up

"We're going on an adventure" It was these words, uttered by Leanne, that resulted in us ending up at The Stack one Saturday,  a Brasserie and Bar. We had taken the long way round - starting off in Hout Bay and making our way through Camps Bay, stopping to marvel at the waves hurling into… Continue reading Stacking up

Food, Out and About

A Clay to Remember

On a beautifully warm start of Spring Sunday, I decided to take my sisters out to check out the Clay Cafe in Hout Bay. We had been trying to find a lunch spot that was both reasonable and would appeal to all of us, who are all of varying ages. I had tried to book… Continue reading A Clay to Remember