Pet Shop Boys to Headline Sonar Cape Town 2014

Pet Shop Boys to Headline Sonar Cape Town 2014

Finally the full line up for Sonar Cape Town 2014 has been announced! They’ve had us at the edge of our keyboards for quite some time after announcing an already interesting international line up. Sonar has just confirmed that the Pet Shop Boys will be headling the one day one night festival this December. The(…)

European Holiday Day 12: Zurich City & Zeughauskeller

European Holiday Day 12: Zurich City & Zeughauskeller

Today was our last day in Zurich. We took the opportunity to visit the old and new city sections – by bicycle! It was such a joy being able to ride a bike without worrying about being robbed and run over. Really. That’s how I felt! We cycled down the streets and around a waterfall,(…)

[WIN] Entry to Tuning the Vine Wine Exp 2014

[WIN] Entry to Tuning the Vine Wine Exp 2014

This Friday sees the launch of Tuning the Vine at the V&A Waterfront’s Lookout Deck. Tuning of the Vine is taking regular wine tasting and turning it upside down by including wine’s best friends: music, food and education. Described as, “Playful, informative, delicious and sexy, and not solely reserved to aficionados or enlightened wine lovers…”(…)

[WIN] Shortstraw at Assembly’s Halloween this Friday!

[WIN] Shortstraw at Assembly’s Halloween this Friday!

Whoohoohoo, whoohoohoo, you’re such a witch in the morning! Is what Shortstraw sings on Halloween mornings. KIDDING! BUT they may as well since they’re playing at the Assembly on Friday night and want YOU to be there! The pop rock South African band, Shortstraw, had Rocking the Daisies jamming from sunset this year with thousands(…)

[WIN] Entry to Shimmy Beach Club’s Halloween Party this Friday!

[WIN] Entry to Shimmy Beach Club’s Halloween Party this Friday!

Shimmy Beach Club, Cape Town’s premier beach club, is hosting a London themed halloween party on Friday night. While some guests will be joining earlier in the evening for a spooky dinner, the club will open its doors at 9pm for a big halloween bash. Think back to London in the 1800s: the start of(…)

IMPI Challenge 2014

IMPI Challenge 2014

This weekend I participated in my very first Impi Challenge 2014! You know from my blog that exercise and I are SO not best friends. Every female blogger is so damn gym-y with their trainer Instagrams, Sea Point sunset pics and great bodies. I literally may be the first who the closest I’ll get to(…)

Little Girls Say Fuck

I forgot to tell you! When Mr Love and I were in Luton, we went to the McDonalds’ for some lunch. The restaurant was pretty nuts but we managed to find a quiet table upstairs. I sat down back to back with 2 little girls. As we were eating, we could hear them talking (our(…)

European Holiday Day 11: Venice Back to Zurich

European Holiday Day 11: Venice Back to Zurich

Today was the day we said goodbye to Venice. We packed our bags and left the building; saying goodby to the first friendly Venetian we’d met, the granny downstairs. While I had been buying fruit cups for breakfast from street vendors, this day I indulged in the beautiful sweet of Venice. This is what the(…)

[CLOSED] Entry to Bittereinde, 24th October 2014

[CLOSED] Entry to Bittereinde, 24th October 2014

Bittereinde is one of those bands that I’ve seen on TV, heard on the radio but I don’t think I’ve ever watched. They have a large following with this electronic pop rock sounds and continue to produce South African music loved around the country. This Wednesday they will be at Mercury Live to launch their(…)

WIN 2-4-1 Meals Across Cape Town with the Entertainer!

WIN 2-4-1 Meals Across Cape Town with the Entertainer!

When I joined Twitter a few years ago, hardly anyone was on in Cape Town so @CapeTown was a handle I thought of. Unfortunately it was actually taken which always left me curious as to whom was running the account. So when I was invited to join “@CapeTown” and The Entertainer for dinner at Crystal Towers’ Tower(…)

European Holiday Day 10: Venice’s Art, Gondolas and Bars

European Holiday Day 10: Venice’s Art, Gondolas and Bars

Our last full day in Venice was spent sightseeing. I started the morning by taking a picture of the quite, peaceful neighbourhood. It really is something so special. We caught a water bus (a vaparetto) to the further side of the city (San Giorgio Maggiore) in order to explore new areas. We got off at(…)

[VIDEO] INCREDIBLE Eric Cheng Footage of Cape Town!

[VIDEO] INCREDIBLE Eric Cheng Footage of Cape Town!

I’ve never heard of aerial videographer Eric Cheng before but his work was brought to my attention this morning and it is nothing but WOW WOW WOW! I almost want to thank the guy for giving Cape Town such a great public service, even if only once off! This is some of the most unique(…)

[CLOSED] Col’Cacchio Dinner for Two!

[CLOSED] Col’Cacchio Dinner for Two!

This week I was invited to have dinner at Col’Cacchio in Cavendish. When was the last time you went to Col Cacchio? For me, it’s literally been 5 to 6 years ago. I always look at the people having their lunch/dinner from the escalators at Cavendish but I’d never visited that restaurant. I was pleased(…)

[CLOSED] Tickets to the Colour Run, October 2014

[CLOSED] Tickets to the Colour Run, October 2014

The annual Colour Run brought to you by Vodacom is back this weekend! Runners and walkers will be doused from head to toe in different colours, painting the streets red, blue, green and yellow. This non-timed event is known in more than 50 countries around the world and is vibrant and family-friendly that celebrates health, happiness,(…)

[CLOSED] A Savanna Cider Hamper!

[CLOSED] A Savanna Cider Hamper!

CHEERS to beautiful South African cider! I’m sounding so excited because WOW! Going to Europe for 2 weeks and not having a single cider touch my lips was really hard! I truly  missed it! I was stoked when I found a Savanna Cider stand with cider on tap at Rocking the Daisies! BOY, was it(…)

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