Archive for the ‘South Africa’ Category

NEW SPOT: THE CONCIERGE DURBAN

May 8, 2011

3 reasons to go there:

  1. If you love colour blocking: the designer of the hotel worked around that concept
  2. If you want to stay in an urban bungalow
  3. If you want a great cafe next to your hotel

From 98 euro per night, check out: www.the-concierge.co.za

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NEW SPOT: YOURSTRULY CAPE TOWN

January 12, 2011

3 reasons to go there:

  1. For a good cup of coffee.
  2. For a sandwich or something sweet.
  3. If you’re staying at Daddy Long Legs on the same street.

Website isn’t working. Address: 175 Long Street, Cape Town

(Photos via the amazing I love Coffee blog – the not to be missed guide if you’re going to Cape Town)

NEW SPOT: ESPRESSO LAB MICROROASTERS

November 24, 2010

3 reasons to go there:

  1. If you’re in need for a shot of espresso.
  2. If you like to buy their coffee which comes in the best package.
  3. If you’re in Woodstock – an up and coming area of Capetown (where you will find Superette as well).

Check out: www.espressolabmicroroasters.com

First image is from the website I love Coffee – definitely a must-follow when you’re planning to go to South Africa.


NEW SPOT: OLD MAC DADDY CAPETOWN

November 23, 2010

3 reasons to go there:

  1. If you already like Sober in Amersfoort and are into a new wooden restaurant.
  2. If you like camping-deluxe in an airstream caravan (from 49 euro per night).
  3. If you like seeing more of South Africa then Capetown.

Check out: www.oldmacdaddy.co.za

LIKE TO HAVE: SOOTCOOKIE’S CERAMICS

November 23, 2010

Oh, God. I fell in love with this little figure I’ve spotted in ELLE Decoration South Africa. I don’t know how much they cost, but they are available at Haas in Capetown.

Check out: www.haascollective.com

NEW SPOT: RANDLORDS JOHANNESBURG

November 20, 2010

3 reasons to go there:

  1. Because of the view.
  2. Because of the cool interior – inside and outside.
  3. To bring your boy- or girlfriend. It’s pretty damn romantic.

Check out: www.randlords.co.za

Photos from the extremely cool, just discovered, blog Bury and Discover – my tip: follow it!


NEW SPOT: SUPERETTE CAPE TOWN

October 18, 2010

3 reasons to go there:

  1. If you’re looking for a place to have breakfast or lunch.
  2. It’s located in the new area of Woodstock.
  3. If you like locally produced food, oh, and their lovely yellowish interior.

Check out: www.superette.co.za

NEW SPOT: THE GRAND CAPE TOWN

July 1, 2010

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3 reasons to go to this great beachclub:

  1. Because there aren’t many in Cape Town.
  2. Because you can eat fantastic overhere.
  3. Because if you’re in South Africa for the Worldcup you can’t miss this.

Check out: www.thegrand.co.za

NEW SPOT: DADDY LONG LEGS CAPE TOWN

June 22, 2010

3 reasons to stay at Daddy Long Legs:

  1. For every budget (especially a low budget) a room.
  2. To be in the center of Cape Town.
  3. To sleep in a very cool room (like this one with photos with all kind of sunsets around the world) or an airstream caravan.

In High Season: 113 euro per night, check out: www.daddylonglegs.co.za