Reviews

Dinner with Reto Mathis (with recipes)

Remember that time you were skiing at St. Moritz, in the Swiss alps, and you went to that restaurant high up at the mountain station, and the famous chef that l...

The Drostdy Hotel – Graaff Reinet

A few weeks ago we were invited to stay at the Drostdy Hotel by Newmark in Graaff-Reinet, so we hopped on  a plane to Port Elizabeth International Airport (some...

Urban Gardening with Curiosity Campus

We live in a flat, and have a balcony with some plants in a planter. Some things grow better than others in our planter. Some things don't grow at all. Sometime...
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Guns, Germs, and Steel by Jared Diamond

Sometimes I try learn something, whether it's a point of view or a writing style, so I pick up the occasional award winner to read. That way I know that chances...

A A Badenhorst Family Wines #MysteryTour

The amazing wife won a competition through Zomato and Sideways of a Mystery Tour through the Cape winelands. Unfortunately she couldn't take the day off work, s...

Tribe Coffee

I drink my fair share of coffee, and by 'fair' I mean if two other people decide not to have, then I'll have theirs after mine. So to make sure I don't shake...

Great Danes and Terbodore Coffee

I've always wanted a Great Dane. In fact we've already named our future happy hound "Winston" in preparation. So when we saw a coffee called "the Great Dane" by...

Climbing on Route 62

A few years ago a bud and I started climbing at the UCT climbing wall. There were some incredibly hardcore climbers there doing mind-boggling stuff. There was a...

Foreign Ground Single Origin Coffee

I used to drink a lot of coffee. At least 9 or 10 cups a day. This, like many habits, became expensive. So after forking out R100 on a jar of instant coffee ...