• Avondale Wine in Paarl
    Food & Drink,  Out & About

    FABER at Avondale

    On Sunday we decided to venture out and try a place we had never been before. So, after some searching, we settled on Avondale Wine Farm. Avondale’s ethos is “Terra Est Vita” (“Soil is Life”), and it’s reflected throughout –…

  • Out & About

    New York, I Love You

    New York has always been the number 1 destination on my bucket list. And finally, after years of dreaming, I actually made it a reality when I went over so that my sister and I could celebrate our birthdays together…

  • Out & 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…

  • Out & About

    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,…

  • Food & Drink,  Out & About

    โ€˜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…

  • Out & About

    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…

  • Food & Drink,  Out & 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, ย a Brasserie and Bar. We had taken the long way round – starting off in Hout Bay…