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Month: April 2012

Summer in the Cape – my favourite moments!

Summer in the Cape – my favourite moments!

I love summer in the Cape.  Somehow everyone seems more happy when the sun shines!  Including me!  In Cape Town it feels like our summer only really starts around Xmas – finally everyone comes out to play!   In December Cape Town starts becoming vibey – a combination of foreigners and locals are around and there is a real buzz.  To me it is a time of exploring, of sitting at side walk cafes, of enjoying sundowner picnics on the…

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The Boat House – Table D’Hôte with Chef Bruce Robertson in his home!

The Boat House – Table D’Hôte with Chef Bruce Robertson in his home!

Right – for peasants like me who have no idea what Table d’hôte means – lets demystify it!!  It simply means opening ones home to people to pop in and have a meal with you. This is a great new concept.  Take one top South African chef – Bruce Robertson – combine a beautiful wooden house overlooking the sea on the peninsula – add some very gorgeous decor (this boy has taste!) and two tables that seat a maximum of…

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