Locally known for its colourful houses, Bo Kaap made the Huffington Post list of most colourful places around the world. Listed along with the world greats, it’s humbling that our little Bo Kaap made it….
Over the past few days I’ve been inspired by very different people within the communities of Johannesburg and Cape Town. It started with Lebo. As I described in the last blog Lebo created his backpacker’s…
Branding can go further than the idea you want to sell. It can be a creation that assists in your community buying into what it has to offer, enhancing a sort of pride and ownership…
Capetonian coffee shops never seem to rest. Before most of the proletariat trundle into their offices to start the day, these coffee parlours are already wide awake. They are filled with whizzing, hissing, clinking noises…
In the last few years, a global trend has emerged which favours the hand-made, the organic, the free-range, and the artisanal. Cape Town has embraced this trend, with the result that craft markets have popped…
The Bo-Kaap teems with neighbourhood delights: whether you’re looking for that unique gift, hunting for a caffeine fix, searching for a rare spice or exploring the city’s rich heritage.
Rumour had it that Bean There was planning to open a roastery in Cape Town, however this was over a year ago and all hope was lost when after months there was nothing to show….
Bo Kaap Cooking Tour: Among the many things to do in Bo Kaap, cooking should top the list. Experience the famous Bo-Kaap Cooking Tour with the passionate and well- acclaimed Zainie Misbach while you indulge…
Take a stroll through the Bo-Kaap. A rich texture of sights, smells and emotions awaits.
Coffee is an essential part to many people’s morning, preparing them for the long day ahead and we chose our favourite spots in the city. Follow the link to find out more with our guest blogger, ilovecoffee.co.za.
Truth – De Waterkant
Not all coffees are created equal. The streets are overflowing with watery brew; and this taste-bud nightmare continues to exist because good people remain silent.
Haas – Bo Kaap
A concept store, a design gallery and a high-end coffee house & roastery, as well as the add agency, this coffee store has it all.
Dear Me – The Loop
We believe in staying true to the integrity of our ingredients by respecting the produce used. We celebrate local seasonal produce and we only use the freshest and highest quality ingredients
Newport Deli – Mouille Point
The humble Newport Deli is the perfect for a quick stop of for freshly brewed coffee and an assortment of side dishes.
Daily Deli – Tamboerskloof
“It is difficult to function without it. I notice how my regulars come alive after their first cup in the morning.”