A blog about special neighbourhoods, local atmosphere and stellar coffee.


  • People crowding the street enjoying streetfood and beer

    Stellenbosch - Old-world charm and lively atmosphere

    Framed by majestic mountains and vineyards, Stellenbosch boasts a relaxed small-town feel that revolves around wine culture. It also is a renowned university town, offering a perfect balance between old-world charm and lively youthful atmosphere.

  • A baker picking out bread for a customer at a stall

    Old Biscuit Mill, Capetownian Saturday hangout

    Old Biscuit Mill is a beloved hangout for locals and visitors alike. Brimming with stalls of eclectic food and drinks, handcrafted gifts and local art, this is where the creative and gastronomic community of South Africa come together.

  • People sitting in the sun outside a coffee shop

    The trendy, easily strollable trio - Long, Kloof and Bree Streets

    Long Street, Bree Street and Kloof Street are three dynamic streets in the central Cape Town, teeming with independently owned businesses, eclectic eateries and diverse architecture. And the best; this trio hosts an amalgam of terraces to observe streetlife and energetic Capetonian vibes.