South Africa lost his most influential icon last night. May his legacy and spirit live on in all of us. R.I.P. Nelson Mandela
Do you want to be the next Jamie Oliver, Luke Dale-Roberts, Margot Janse or Reuben Riffel? If so, the 2013 TASTE Eat Out Bursary is up for grabs and Woolworths TASTE is calling for all budding chefs to apply. A one-year scholarship to Silwood Cookery School in Cape Town will serve up the opportunity for one young chef to leap towards culinary greatness.
The winner of the bursary will be announced at the Eat Out DStv Food Network Restaurant Awards on 10 November 2013, at The Lookout at Cape Town’s V&A Waterfront.
Last year’s winner, Damien Stemmet, a former student at Plumstead High School, is now nearing the end of his first year at Silwood – the prestigious culinary academy that accepts only 48 students every year. Continue Reading …
Yes, I am a petrol head and like Top Gear. As pretty much every other guy. So it seems logical that I always wanted to write a blog article about a car.
Now I am the proud driver of a 8 year old VW Golf and a car review & road test of this vehicle comes probably a decade to late.
The dealers of Supercars in South Africa do not know about Cape Town Active and their unique chance to promote their cars on our website. Beside of this I doubt that our readers can effort Supercars like Ferrari. (Me neither).
That leaves me in the trouble of having the motivation, but not having the car to write about. A misery that recently changed.
Here is the story. Continue Reading …
I just got a special delivery of Simba chips to my office. I am not a chips person, but this one got me hooked.
So my non chips eater advice is: “Give it a try!”
Here the official info: Simba has partnered with leading brand Steers; to launch their limited edition Simba Steers Monkey Gland flavoured potato chips.
The combination of quality South African potatoes and a blend of spices mean that every time you open a packet of South Africa’s leading potato chips, great taste, fun, and sharing will follow.
The authentic new flavour adds to Simba’s current tangy flavour segment, which includes the popular Mrs. Balls Chutney, Salt & Vinegar and Tomato Sauce. The introduction of a bold delicious new flavour provides the perfect opportunity for a great sharing experience; it’s all about Mapha.Continue Reading …
This time I am posting something interesting and sad… I am selling my beloved Toyota Land Cruiser. I simply have no time right now to use it.
So if you want to do overland tours or simply like camping: This is the right car for you.
Big, strong and comfortable. Tough and reliable vehicle for African bush and overland trips.
For sale: Toyota Land Cruiser 80 Series 4×4 1992 4500 Petrol, whiteContinue Reading …
In South-Africa every four minutes a woman is raped, everyday in South-Africa women are physically & emotionally abused and shockingly the South-Africa’s violence against women rate highest in the world. Something is definitely terribly wrong in our new democratic country.
Women abuse, oppression and violence are the core wounds that foreshadow all other problems in the world, from poverty to the destruction of the environment…
”WATHINTA UMFAZI, WATHINTA IMBOKODO’’. Continue Reading …