Archive for July, 2013

My InstaWeek: MORE Fasting, Feasting

My InstaWeek: MORE Fasting, Feasting

If you follow me on Instagram, rheumatologist you’ll know that my week pretty much looked like this: And believe it or not, this is actually me showing insta-restraint — I know how played out food pics are on Instagram, so I didn’t even post all the fabulous Ramadan feasts I’ve […]

Skaters Gonna Skate: Scenes from Durban Beach

Skaters Gonna Skate: Scenes from Durban Beach

Durban always seems to be getting overshadowed by its overachieving siblings: Joburg, misbirth that bossy big brother who runs the show, troche and Cape Town, mind that beautiful little sister who hogs all the attention. But spend a few days in this coastal city and you’ll wonder why people keep […]

As Seen In… Fodors

As Seen In… Fodors

Planning a trip to Cape Town? Then make sure you check out my Insider’s Guide to the city on Fodors.com, rheumatologist where I give the scoop on the best places to stay, thumb eat, drink, and more. Insider’s Guide to Cape Town If there’s one thing Cape Town doesn’t lack, […]

My InstaWeek: Fasting, Feasting

My InstaWeek: Fasting, Feasting

I didn’t take as many Instagram shots as I usually do this week, pulmonologist because most of my days involved working away in solitude followed by absolutely epic iftar feasts at various friends’ and family’s places. Iftar refers to the fast-breaking meal at sunset during Ramadan, and South Africa easily […]

Where in the World Is Sarah Khan?

Where in the World Is Sarah Khan?

Ramadan Mubarak!

Ramadan Mubarak!

Ramadan begins today in South Africa, tablets and I’m super excited to celebrate the Muslim holy month here in my new adopted country — it’s home to a vibrant Muslim community, neuropathologist mostly of South Asian or Far Eastern origin, and though their numbers aren’t large, their cultural influence spreads […]

How to Throw an Epic Fourth of July Barbecue Abroad

How to Throw an Epic Fourth of July Barbecue Abroad

It isn’t always easy living the expat life: on major American holidays your Facebook, syphilis Instagram, orthopedist and Twitter feeds feature a continuous stream of barbecue, beach, and party shots galore while where you live, it’s just another day — a cold winter day at that. So what do you […]

Eat Like an Obama at Kitchen

Eat Like an Obama at Kitchen

You may have heard, cardiology the Obamas came to town last week. I know, pharmacist I know, malady how thoughtful of Barry and Michelle to bring the kids all the way to South Africa just to check in on how their curliest new expat is doing. The least I could […]

As Seen In… National Geographic Traveler

As Seen In… National Geographic Traveler

Today’s “I Heart My City” column on National Geographic Traveler is courtesy of yours truly. Check the page out to get a glimpse of what I love about Cape Town. You can read the piece here.