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High Tea at The Palazzo

I’ve rekindled my love for photography and slowly but surely I’ll get back my skill. for now though, I’ll just be sharing as I can. This week I visited the Palazzo for a tour of their Rose gardens and high tea at Rosa (which…

March 18, 2015
Kilic Ali Pasa Hamam

You’ll love this Turkish Wedding Tradition

You already know how much I loved Turkey (posts here). The culture, the city and the people were amazing. But there’s one thing I haven’t stopped thinking about since. Weddings are such a special occasion and no matter what you have to say about…

September 4, 2014
Ottoman Palace Johannesburg

Forced Nostalgia and The Turkish Mosque

Earlier this year I had the most eye-opening and beautiful experience in Turkey. I realised one of my life goals to see the Hagia Sophia in person and I basically ate a ton of kebab. The Man was there too and I know that…

September 1, 2014
galata tower at night

Photo Essay: Cihangir Istanbul

Istanbul is amazing. It’s a city that is so alive and from what I’ve seen there is just so much there. During my recent trip to Istanbul I stayed in Sultanahmet, Levent and Cihagir and Cihangir is by far my favourite. The suburb, is…

April 22, 2014

ALDO Accessories Store Review + WIN! | CLOSED

I don’t know about you, but I’ve been a secret fan of the bags and accessories at ALDO. I love the simple, structured bags and the varied sets of earrings. If, like me you were fond of ALDO accessories too, you’ll be glad to…

March 11, 2014

Polish Nail Spa Review + Win

Tucked away in The Parks shopping centre, a small community centre on Jan Smuts lies Polish, an equally cosy and refreshing nail spa. Polish is small but well-decorated and offers a good variety of services for nails. They are big OPI fans and also…

March 10, 2014