The Coffee Shack is a near-perfect backpacking experience. Initially the plan was to stay three days ... but it ended up being closer to two weeks. The Going Homeless Project’s only complaint was that I had to leave. Reluctantly.
Collectors Treasury reveals books stacked high and low, old and new, sorted loosely into various collections. Books just patiently waiting for their new homes inside an old building wedged under a highway overpass.
TThe Montecasino Bird Gardens in Johannesburg are a riot of colour, have spectacular cycad gardens, and boast not only 60 species of birds – both endemic and exotic – but some very strange creatures as well…
Being a tourist is all about those feelings of novelty and awe. If you’re not going away these summer holidays, why not pretend to be a tourist in your own city? Here is some help on how to ignite new-found appreciation for your home town.
There’s a certain laid-back feeling that permeates the coastal city of Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape – almost as if the strong ocean winds have blown away the worries and urgency brought on by typical city life.