An American (Diner) in Parisretoria Naama and I had the pleasure of visiting the local American pub/diner in Pretoria last weekend, Mustang Sally’s. It’s always great to get a glimpse into how other places view America and if Mustang Sally’s is any indication South Africans think we are awesome – some combination of party animals, … More Our Visit to the Local American Diner (USA! USA! USA!)
This past weekend, Jon and I took the one-hour drive to the Cradle of Humankind (CoH) for a nice sojourn into history. It’s a paleoanthropological site that covers the area of roughly 180 square miles, housing the finding places of some of the Earth’s oldest fossils. (3.5 million years, to be exact.) As such, it … More The Crisps Go To Where it All Began – The Cradle of Humankind
I FINALLY went to Nando’s a few weeks ago, the South African chain that is this blog’s namesake. Theoretically, this should have been the first thing we did after I got off of the plane but we had a few things to deal with, first… It’s basically a nicer KFC with a Mozambican flair, obviously. (It … More Naama Meets Nando! (FINALLY!)
Jon and I were invited to an awesome market in Johannesburg a few weeks ago and had a great time! It’s a parking lot that they convert into this multi-use space on Saturdays and was a cornucopia of food, drinks, crafts and music. We got up there and explored all of the booths, first, trying … More Neighborgoods Market – What a Place!