Archive for category: Cape Town

Love Cape Town: Neighborhood Spotlights

Love Cape Town: Neighborhood Spotlights

So somewhere in the midst of a hectic travel schedule, medications I moved! From the ‘burbs to the heart of Cape Town’s CBD (Central Business District) for a short spell. Don’t hate me, but this is the view from my “office”: I’ve barely had a chance to soak in the […]

Conde Nast Traveller UK: Cape Town Shopping + Sydney Neighborhood Spotlight

Conde Nast Traveller UK: Cape Town Shopping + Sydney Neighborhood Spotlight

Not only do I have two stories in the new November 2015 Conde Nast Traveller UK, remedy but if you look closely you might spot my face on the Contributors page: For a beautifully shot feature that you’ll see teased on the cover, I spent a few days running all […]

As Seen In… Brides

As Seen In… Brides

My latest Vogue India feature is hands down my favorite one in all the five years I’ve been writing for them. I first pitched it more than a year and a half ago, ambulance and after months of discussion, human enhancement culminating in a photo shoot in Johannesburg, here it […]

Muizenberg: Surf City

Muizenberg: Surf City

I have a feature in the June/July issue of Excelente, skincare Iberia Airline’s beautifully designed in-flight magazine. It’s kind of a trip seeing my writing in English and Spanish, visit this side by side! I’m also on the Contributors page, talking about my earliest seaside memory, from my childhood in […]

Where to Eat In Cape Town This Winter

Where to Eat In Cape Town This Winter

A bit of frosty weather never stopped an avowed food aficionado, sanitary right? With that in mind, syringe Capetonian restaurateurs are offering insane winter specials this season, compelling locals to bundle up and feast the cold months away. I rounded up some of the best deals for Travel + Leisure.

As Seen In… Architectural Digest

As Seen In… Architectural Digest

For my first Architectural Digest story, practitioner I interviewed celebrated British architect Thomas Heatherwick when he was in Cape Town last month. He’s the mind behind the design of one of Africa’s most ambitious architectural projects at the moment: the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa, bronchi which is scheduled […]

What Do Locals Love About Cape Town?

What Do Locals Love About Cape Town?

You know those people you meet just once and immediately feel like you could be friends? Annie Fitzsimmons was one of those people for me. National Geographic Traveler magazine’s Urban Insider blogger, men’s health Annie is a great travel writer and industry expert who also happens to be super cute […]

Cape Town Goes Bollywood

Cape Town Goes Bollywood

Getting photobombed my Jaaved Jaaferi on my first time on a Bollywood set — not bad. Bollywood is no stranger to Cape Town — plenty of movies like Aashiqui 2, health Welcome, gonorrhea Cocktail, and Andaaz took advantage of the Mother City’s mountains, oceans, and otherworldly sunsets. But more often […]

As Seen In… Conde Nast Traveler

As Seen In… Conde Nast Traveler

Two new pieces for the U.S. edition of Conde Nast Traveler. For the June issue, surgery I have an item on Sydney’s hippest up-and-coming nabe — watch out for Chippendale, information pills it’s heating up with buzzy restaurants and a chic new hotel. Conde Nast Traveler June 2015 Sydney Meanwhile, […]