Picnic Review: Scenic Riverside Holden Manz Picnic

Earlier this year I had the pleasure of hopping on the Franschhoek Wine Tram’s Blue Line (see my review for more info) – and in so doing, I was able to visit the beautiful, quintessentially Cape Dutch wine farm: Holden Manz Wine Estate. After being dropped off near to the Franschhoek Kitchen restaurant and inquiring after our pre-arranged picnic, my friend […]

Picnic Review: A Stunning Picnic Experience at La Bri Wine Estate

Recently, my friend and I had the enormous pleasure of being part of the hop-on, hop-off Franschhoek Wine Tram’s Blue Line tour. Because of this, we were allowed to make a maximum of six stops (from an original selection of eight) at various participating Franschhoek wine farms – one such estate was La Bri. I had first encountered La Bri […]

Restaurant review: A little love affair with Dalliance, V&A Waterfront

It’s not often that a bathroom break leads to a great, yet unexpected restaurant discovery but such was the case when we stumbled across Dalliance, whilst strolling about the ever-buzzing V&A Waterfront on a beautiful Saturday morning in September. Dalliance is tucked away in one of the quieter, labyrinthine passageways of the V&A Waterfront and as such, it’s probably one […]

Photo Essay: Cape Town’s Very Own Chocolate Factory – Lindt Chocolate Studio

Ever since watching Charlie and The Chocolate Factory (2005), I have always had a secret, childlike desire to visit a chocolate factory, so, a quick and somewhat unplanned trip to the Lindt Chocolate Studio with some close friends last month turned out to be a truly delectable and memorable experience for me! 🙂 Before I go any further, I must just […]