Ciao Pizza

Reading Time: 2 minutes Location Ciao pizza is a muslim owned restaurant situated in a beautiful part of Cape Town, Bloubergstrand. There are actually 2 branches of Ciao Pizza, one in Bloubergstrand and one in Long Street in the Cape Town CBD. We visited the Bloubergstrand branch for our review.   Experience At Ciao Pizza you get to have delicious […]

Deer Park Hike

Reading Time: 3 minutes Location Deer Park is located in Vredehoek, Cape Town. It is less than 5 minutes from the City Centre. Experience This a lovely kid friendly easy hike. There is not much shade so if you start the hike late it won’t be as enjoyable. Also it does tend to get very busy later on. So […]

Comprehensive list of Halaal restaurants in and around Cape Town, South Africa

Reading Time: 2 minutes Last updated: 18 December 2021   This is a comprehensive list of many Halaal restaurants in and around Cape Town. This list is in no particular order. Let’s make this list dynamic and update it together. There are just so many Halaal eating places in Durban. To make this list as comprehensive as it can […]

Day Trips from Cape Town (with kids): Penguins by the Ocean (Not Boulders Beach)

Reading Time: 3 minutes Breathtaking views of the ocean and the majestical mountains is what you will be enjoying if you choose to venture out and explore the spectacular Clarence Drive. The coastal route from Cape Town takes you through the small seaside towns of Betty’s Bay and Kleinmond to Hermanus, Stanford, Gansbaai and Cape Agulhas. This route then […]

Expats Around the World Series – From Jakarta, Indonesia to Cape Town, South Africa

Reading Time: 3 minutes     Apologies for publishing this weeks article a day late. Many of you following this series have messaged me to say how you look forward to the weekly article in the morning/evening depending in which time zone you live in. Inshallah from next week it will be back on time.   This weeks article […]

Expats Around the World Series – From Cape Town to Abu Dhabi

Reading Time: 5 minutes Have you ever considered immigrating? Have you ever wondered how it would be to live in that new country? Or have you been confused about where to immigrate to? In todays article our guest writer, Taybah, who is from Cape Town and now lives in Abu Dhabi takes us through her experience below.  What is […]

Lower Tokai Park

Reading Time: 2 minutes Location:    The Lower Tokai park is part of the Tokai Park, previously known as the “Tokai Forest”. Tokai Park consists of two sections: The Lower Tokai Park and the Upper Tokai Park. The upper Tokai Park is located on the slopes of the Constantiaberg Mountain.    Our Experience of Lower Tokai Park:    Lower […]

The Coffee Lounge

Reading Time: 3 minutes Location The Coffee Lounge is a muslim owned establishment located at the Manhattan Suite Hotel in Century City, Cape Town. We had the pleasure of being invited to experience the newly launched High Tea.   Experience Upon entering we were greeted with a warm smile and shown to our seats. While waiting for our meal […]

What is a “Wild Card”?

Reading Time: 3 minutes   A Wild Card is a card that you obtain after purchasing a membership that would give you one year of unlimited entry to 80+ National Parks, Reserves and Resorts around Southern Africa, depending on the “type of cluster” you have chosen.   Your membership is valid for 365 days from the date of purchase. […]

Elephant’s Eye Hike with Adventure Rocks CT

Reading Time: 4 minutes Location The Elephants Eye hike starts in the Silvermine Nature Reserve in Cape Town, South Africa. Experience It was a beautiful Sunday morning with hardly any clouds around and a gentle breeze. Perfect weather to enjoy a scenic morning hike to the Elephant’s Eye cave. This was a hike that had been on our list […]