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Category Archives: Travel Fix

  • Waterkloof Wine Estate in Somerset West

    In the spirit of Throwback Thursday I want to tell you about my favourite restaurant in the Cape Winelands, Waterkloof Wines‘ signature restaurant. As we drove up the Schapenberg Hills I was struck by the beauty of the juxtapose of the WaterKloof … Continue reading

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  • BLT at The Hart and The Hunter West Hollywood

    I was in LA a month ago visiting a friend who packed up her life two years ago and moved from Johannesburg to the US. She now lives in West Hollywood, so while she was at work I decided to … Continue reading

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  • Talking Istanbul and red lipstick with Rachel Khoo

    In person, Rachel is just what you’d expect after watching her show. Composed, friendly with an infectious smile and oh so funny wearing her signature red lipstick. Cookbook author, in English and French, yes one of her French books is exclusively … Continue reading

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  • Jozi Foodie Fix is back with a little something new

    Hello again! It’s been a long time since my last post and I do apologise but I took some time out to evaluate everything, existential stuff and what not. This quote is particularly apt “The only courage you ever need … Continue reading

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  • Eating New York – The BEST Bacon Caramel Corn and Candy Bars from Liddabit

    I love the Chelsea Market for the under roof close to Meatpacking district Smorgasbord it is. Since my last visit a candy store has popped up it’s called Liddabit Sweets and it’s AMAZE! I first heard of Liddabit from OhJoy! so I … Continue reading

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  • Eating New York – Cronuts at Dominique Ansel Bakery

    As I mentioned here I was in New York for two weeks, I’m back on the Jozi Cool as of  this past Sunday. Of course after the craze and my craving (see here), I couldn’t be in New York and stop … Continue reading

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  • I’m in New York in case you’re wondering!

    So I’m on the New York COOL! Got in last Friday to catch the Made In America festival in Philadelphia and back in NY in time for the labour day parade in Brooklyn on Monday. This is a sneak peak … Continue reading

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  • Eating Amsterdam – Le Pain Quotidien

    After spending a wonderful morning riding the trams, yes just watching the city go by hopping on and hopping off. Then a familiar cafe caught my eye Le Pain Quotidien, so off the tram I hopped in De Pijp. I … Continue reading

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  • Eating Amsterdam – Salad at Edel

    My first lunch in Amsterdam was at Edel, a great spot along the canal with a floating deck. I was starving and it was a spot recommended by my host Flavia that was within walking distance of the apartment. I … Continue reading

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  • A home away from home in Amsterdam thanks to airbnb

    As I mentioned in my Hello Amsterdam and Istanbul post (see it here) I treated myself to a trip to Amsterdam and Istanbul for my 30th birthday in July 2013. I decided I want to live as a resident would … Continue reading

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