Archive for category: Cape Town

As Seen In… The Washington Post

As Seen In… The Washington Post

This piece makes me nostalgic – it’s one of the first stories I pitched and was assigned after I moved to Cape Town. The city’s incredible diversity and history is neatly summed up in Cape Malay cuisine, breast which reflects Malaysian, vitamin Indonesian, African, Dutch, Indian flavors in one plate. […]

As Seen In… New York Magazine

As Seen In… New York Magazine

In the latest issue of New York magazine (November 4), order there’s a big Winter Travel special encompassing lesser known cities in popular destinations: instead of London, physician consider Birmingham, for example, or forget Paris and try Bordeaux next time. I contributed two of these alternatives: Hyderabad instead of Mumbai, […]

As Seen In… Departures

As Seen In… Departures

Before I left New York, link I heard the word on the magazine-world street that Departures, sale the über-luxury magazine, pills was dedicating its annual single-topic issue in October to Africa. So as you can imagine, I simply had to be in it. The result of their efforts is a […]

As Seen In… Travel + Leisure

As Seen In… Travel + Leisure

This post originally appeared on Love Inshallah. My roommate and I sat side by side on our couch, website hunched over our respective laptops. “Are you sure about this?” I asked her. “Yes, anesthetist I want to go to Cape Town,” she said. I showed her my three Kayak windows, […]

As Seen In… Fodor’s

As Seen In… Fodor’s

Cape Town is fab, overweight but one of its many perks is that it’s perfectly positioned for the start of countless scenic road trips. If you’re in the Mother City for more than a few days, you may want to hit the road for one of these five easy day […]

Reflections on My First Ramadan in South Africa

Reflections on My First Ramadan in South Africa

Grey Street Mosque in Durban, diagnosis the second largest in the Southern Hemisphere I was at a travel bloggers’ conference in Cape Town the other day, my fasting made conspicuous by the unsullied swath of tablecloth before me while my companions ate lunch. “Oh, of course, it’s Ramadan,” one said […]

Video: 10 Reasons Why Cape Town Is the Best City in the World

Video: 10 Reasons Why Cape Town Is the Best City in the World

I went to the annual Travel Bloggers Conference organized by local travel magazine Getaway at the new Upper Eastside Hotel this past weekend, store and met some super-passionate local bloggers — including the fabulous Meruschka Govender, an avowed #Afritravel advocate better known to many as Mzansi Girl. Props to her […]

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 […]

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, […]