Kirstenbosch Concerts 2012/2013

Here’s the line-up for the coming season of Kirstenbosch concerts. There’s something for everyone in there. I’m looking forward to Prime Circle (23rd Dec), and Johnny Clegg (7th Apr) in particular but there must be another 5 at least that I’m very keen to see. I saw Natasha Meister (31st Mar) for the first time on a recent visit to Durban and was impressed, so…

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London 2012

It’s been 4 years since my last visit to London so I was interested to see how things had changed considering that since my last visit the city has hosted theΒ OlympicsΒ and the financial crash. Things certainly have changed a bit, but I don’t know if those changes are related to either of these events. The thing I noticed the most was the cultural diversity. I…

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London with Virgin Atlantic

On Tuesday the 16th of October, Virgin Atlantic activated their direct flight from Cape Town to London which they offer during the summer months. I was asked if I would fly to London for a week and report on the experience and I agreed to do it. While in London, I would use the Virgin Atlantic City Guide to London (an Apple app) to help me decide what to do, what to see and where to eat.

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Win Tickets to the 80s Rewind Festival sponsored by Virgin Atlantic

I want you to look at that poster below. Just take it in. Belinda Carlisle, Rick Astley, Nick Kershaw and and and! Live! If you haven’t heard about this concert yet, you might be the only one because they have sold so many tickets already that they have opened a 2nd night. I have 3 pairs of tickets to give away. Below the poster are…

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Eat Out Top 20 Nominations for 2013

Eat Out have announced the 20 nominees for the Eat Out Top 10 restaurants to be announced at the awards ceremony on the 25th of November (book tickets here). The list is Western Cape dominant as usual, with DW Eleven-13 (Gauteng), Hartford House (Natal) and Mosaic (Gauteng) being the only 3 not in the Western Cape. Newcomers are Delaire Graff estate restaurant, Pot Luck Club…

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