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Global business looks to Cape Town as African gateway

(This article was published on 14 May 2016 in the Weekend Argus, a weekly newspaper published by Independent Media in Cape Town, Western Cape province.) 1,421 more words

Winter in April

The final day in April saw my first foray into painting in public along downtown Indianapolis’ Canal Walk.  In defiance of a cold spring drizzle that eventually became a steady dampening, I set up my easel underneath a modest overhang and went to work with a few other brave artistic souls. 133 more words


Cape Town Malls where Salaah facilities are available

Research shows that Muslims value things just as much as travellers do, one such being the provision of a prayer facility. So when I’m out grocery shopping or away from home, some of the malls I frequent makes it easy and convenient by offering just this facility and I have taken the liberty to list them below. 83 more words

Travelogue: Indianapolis, Indiana (Feb 2016)

Continuing from the previous post, we started driving to Indiana from Kentucky. Google maps said it would take 3 hours but because of the blizzard and traffic, it ended up being 6-7 hours… 385 more words


The little things: Finding Writing Inspiration and Ideas

There is nothing better for inspiration than going for a walk. It’s best to choose a new place; it increases the adventure factor. If you only walk out with enough intrigue, you will find writing ideas in each little detail. 402 more words

The great unplanned.

With travel, as with anything in life, things don’t always go as planned.  While it’s easy to do a bit of bitching and moaning when things don’t go to plan, for the most of it, I really do try to roll with the punches.   961 more words


Retail Therapy: Where To Find S.A's Finest Malls And Craft Markets

South Africa has no shortage of luxury shopping malls, vibrant craft markets, and quaint boutique stores. Here’s where we think you should be spending your cash the next time you need some retail therapy: 771 more words

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