Posts tagged: Iced Tea

I is for Iced Tea and Irma Stern

Bahora Girl

It was during a quiet Sunday afternoon in Cape Town city centre that we came across this unexpected scene of traffic chaos outside the government building on Wale Street.

The cars had been carefully positioned to create the traffic jam and the ‘drivers’ sat in the passenger seat to create the impression that this was an American city or someplace else they might drive on the ‘wrong side’ of the road. Read more ›››

Commercial Break

We visited the city yesterday afternoon thinking it would be quieter that the noisy chaos of Saturday. And it was, mainly because pretty much everything closes on Sunday in Cape Town.

It felt like the day of rest used to be in the UK before the stores, shopping malls, pubs and restaurants decided there just weren’t enough days in the week for us to spend our money. It’s something I really like about Cape Town. Read more ›››