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Shopping in the buff at Nude Foods in Cape Town

Nowadays everything from strawberries and cucumbers to almond flour, chickpeas and honey come smothered in plastic, which makes its way home with us. It is estimated that consumers on average use 50 – 150 kilograms of plastic per person per year. This is why we are extremely excited that the packaging-free shopping trend has been sweeping the […]

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A Cevicheria in Lisbon: Masterful Ceviche

This tiny, unpretentious gem of a restaurant on trendy Principe Real in Lisbon stops pedestrians in their tracks. Partly when they see its Instagram-famous octopus sculpture and partly because of the commotion of hungry punters waiting their turn at the door, sipping wine and cocktails. The interior of A Cevicheria in Lisbon is beautifully decorated […]

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Hotel Valverde: inner-city Lisbon stay for foodies

Heading to Lisbon soon and looking for some oh-yes-please accommodation in an unbelievably beautiful part of town? Hotel Valverde is where you book your Lisbon stay if you want a lush haven in one of the most luxurious spots in the heart of this vibrant city. Inspired by London and New York’s Town Houses, it’s […]

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Baixa House in Lisbon: ultimate hide-out for food lovers

If you’re a foodie, chances are you’re a pretty relaxed human – someone who enjoys sitting back, tucking in, winding down and savouring the good things in life. This is what makes Baixa House in Lisbon the ideal destination for gentile gluttons; it’s the absolute perfect place to revel in a vida linda. Baixa House […]

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Classic cocktail: the spicy yet zesty Moscow Mule

Folklore and tale surrounds the origins of the Moscow Mule cocktail but the popularity of this drink remains undisputed. Legend has it that three merchant friends each with surplus stock of vodka, ginger beer and copper mugs put their problems together and came up with the Moscow Mule cocktail whilst watering their sorrows in the bar […]

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Moscow Mule cocktail recipe