Archive for category: Cape Town

As Seen In… Vogue India

As Seen In… Vogue India

Keep an eye out for a familiar face in this month’s Vogue India — that’s me talking about beach cover-ups by South African-Kenyan label Lalesso. Honored to be described as a “stylish Vogue girl, unhealthy ” even if that’s quite a stretch. Read the piece here.

New York Magazine: Uber Drivers Around the World Tell All

New York Magazine: Uber Drivers Around the World Tell All

Woke up to some good news from China today: my Namibia road trip feature for the New York Times earlier this year just won Gold in the 2016 Society of American Travel Writers Foundation Lowell Thomas Awards, ask in the category of Foreign Travel. This one was a fun assignment: […]

Conde Nast Traveler: Get Out of (Cape) Town

Conde Nast Traveler: Get Out of (Cape) Town

Planning a visit to Cape Town? Here are the must-visit places to include in your itinerary. If you’re only coming for a short time, about it don’t miss my New York Times guide to spending 36 Hours in Cape Town. And for a comprehensive guide to restaurants, geriatrician shopping, cystitis […]

South Africa’s Coolest Cafes and Bars

South Africa’s Coolest Cafes and Bars

The Guardian (UK) has a special site dedicated to South Africa, order and they asked me to share some roundups for it: one for South Africa’s coolest cafes, and the other for the country’s best bars. Check out the whole site here.  

New York Post: Africa on Sale

New York Post: Africa on Sale

Looking for reasons to visit South Africa? How about seven reasons? I wrote about seven excellent reasons to get here ASAP, more about to take advantage of the country’s depreciating currency. Read them all here.

Robb Report 2016 Top Destinations: Namibia, Winelands

Robb Report 2016 Top Destinations: Namibia, Winelands

Wondering where you should be booking a flight for this year? Robb Report has a great 2016 list, medicine with two contributions from me: Namibia and the Cape Winelands. Read the full list here. Also in the issue: my writeup on Mozambique’s new AndBeyond Benguerra Island lodge.

Cape Town After Dark: Travel + Leisure

Cape Town After Dark: Travel + Leisure

Please take a few minutes out of your day to simply behold the cover of the latest issue of Conde Nast Traveller India: No, I mean seriously. Just. Behold. CNT pulled out all the stops for its fifth anniversary issue. Aishwarya Rai? Check. Embodying some serious Maharani Gayatri Devi-style elegance? […]

New York Times: 36 Hours in Cape Town

New York Times: 36 Hours in Cape Town

This is a story I’ve been excited about for quite awhile: I contributed to the popular New York Times “36 Hours” series again, esophagitis this time from my home turf. My story on how to spend 36 Hours in Cape Town will be out in this weekend’s paper, but it’s […]

Conde Nast Traveller India’s Anniversary Issue

Conde Nast Traveller India’s Anniversary Issue

Please take a few minutes out of your day to simply behold the cover of the latest issue of Conde Nast Traveller India: No, side effects I mean seriously. Just. Behold. CNT pulled out all the stops for its fifth anniversary issue. Aishwarya Rai? Check. Embodying some serious Maharani Gayatri […]