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SA Blog Awards 2009

SA Blog Awards 2009

2009 is the 5th year for the SA Blog awards and it is really growing. This year they have more and bigger sponsors and I see more and more blogs being nominated. The competition...

Goldfish & JacSharp at Spier review

Goldfish & JacSharp at Spier review

I heard that Goldfish was performing at Spier this weekend, supported by JacSharp. I felt I should be there, for several reasons:I haven’t been to the Spier Amphitheatre for several years, I haven’t seen...

Just Add Heart – a project

Just Add Heart – a project

A group of us decided that there is a disconnect between worthy charities and people who want to give back to society. Despite having a desire to assist and make a difference somehow, people...

Earth Hour 2009

Earth Hour 2009

I’ve spoken about the WWF before and mentioned that they are involved in many different and worthwhile projects (read my posts here and here). The most recent project they are involved in is Earth...

Chevelle launch & JacSharp live

Chevelle launch & JacSharp live

Last weekend I attended the launch of Chevelle, a new night club which has opened in Harrington Street. I must say I had quite a good party, I haven’t been out clubbing till the early...

Sandbar review

Sandbar review

One of the many things I like about Cape Town is that we can enjoy the prime spots without paying a massive premium. Eating in Camps Bay is an example of this, if you...

Fsh review

Fsh review

A while ago I reviewed Winesense in Kalk Bay. I quite enjoyed my visit but it seems they didn’t have that ‘X’ factor that separates the successful restaurants from the unsuccessful. They have closed...

Cafe Royale review

Cafe Royale review

You may be surprised that I have not reviewed Royale Eatery before now, believe me, I’m as surprised. I’ve eaten at Royale many times over the years and will continue to do so. It’s...

Litter bugs – one species that should become extinct

Litter bugs – one species that should become extinct

I love my beautiful city and few things enrage me more than seeing someone littering in it. These are the sorts of scenarios I see way too often: Scenario 1: You pull up at...

Poll change: from tipping to booking

Poll change: from tipping to booking

I’ve closed the tipping poll, just as it was about to hit 200 votes. It’s nice to see the responses to the polls increasing over time, the more votes, the more meaningful the results....