Category Archives: Travel

Do they know it’s Christmas in Africa?

Christmas: WINTER vs SUMMER. “And there won’t be snow in Africa this Christmas time The greatest gift they’ll get this year is life (Oooh) Where nothing ever grows No rain or rivers flow Do they know it’s Christmas time at … Continue reading

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New York, I thank you.

After a whirlwind goodbye, days of travel, hitting the ground running and finally face-planting into 12 hours of solid sleep. I have a moment to thank every human in New York, for making it THE most magical time that exceeded … Continue reading

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New York State of Mind

The original big Apple obsession, before Steve Jobs made it fit in our pockets. As many of you know, I’m headed to NYC in 2 weeks’ time. I’m going to be exploring the underground stand-up comedy circuit, jumping on stages, … Continue reading

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Wild Wild West Coast

Whenever you eat shellfish in South African restaurants, the menu says it comes from Saldanha. I’ve always wanted to go to this magical place up West Coast, the birthplace of yumness, and eat cheap sea-food. So, this past weekend – … Continue reading

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Sri Lank Awesome day 2: Colombo to Kandy

In April 2015 I had the most magical 2 weeks in Sri Lanka, now I’m trying to diarise it both for my memories and your travel reference. I wrote a post about my first day in Sri Lanka here. On … Continue reading

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Grahamstown, National Arts Festival 3.0

My one woman show, Yes Really Angel is going back to the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown in 2015, for it’s 3rd and final run. Directed by Nik Rabinowitz and produced by Siv Ngesi, this show marks my first meander … Continue reading

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Sri Lank Awesome – My Diary of Sri Lanka: Day 1.

Everything about Sri Lanka was awesome, except for the guys on the cover of the guide book. Those fishermen are jerks. Sri Lanka. The first Asian country I’ve ever travelled to where people aren’t surprised that this white girl could … Continue reading

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Random Haai-Fives: Shark Cage Diving with Gordon’s Gin.

    “They say it takes a legend to know one – and in Gordon’s case this couldn’t be any truer.” In September 2014 Gordon’s Gin launched a national search for a true Gordon’s Legend: someone ambitious adventurous and inspirational, who embodies … Continue reading

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The Ancient Platbos Forest #Trees4Hope

What is the Ancient Forest? Watch this 1.40min video. It’s an enchanted heart  and soul of the planet – Some trees are even 1000 years old. Look, I know this is a little tree-huggy and hippy. But honestly, indigenous forests are … Continue reading

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#TBT Living in South Korea.

If you know me, or have seen my stand-up comedy, you’ll probably know that I lived in South Korea for 2008 and 2009, teaching English. I love SoKo, we had the best time, but there are a lot of moments … Continue reading

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