It’s Time for Kamers Once Again!

I love local markets and there are hardly any in Joburg that I have not been to over the last three years. But if I was to choose my favourite, it would definitely be the trendy and chic Kamersvol Geskenke. Touted as SA’s biggest pop-up market, Kamers (which means rooms), first started in 2003, in a few…

Visiting the Taj Mahal & Fatehpur Sikri

This may be hard to believe, but it’s true! When I first heard about it, even I was flabbergasted. This was about three years ago when K told me that he had never seen the Taj Mahal – one of the greatest wonders of the world and the most beautiful ode to eternal love. The reason why…

Weekly Photo Challenge – Trio

A trio of ingredients that go into the ubiquitous ‘paan’ or betel leaf. In India, chewing paan dates back to thousands of years and is a favourite palate cleanser and mouth freshener of a lot of Indians. The popularity of this modest leaf has ensured that paan shops dot every corner and street in the country. On…