Hotel for vampires?

So when I was at the Design Indaba, I stayed at one of the many “boutique” hotels in Cape Town. It was in the upmarket suburb of Fresnaye. Convenient, stylish, but like much of the touristy side of Cape Town, once you scratch the veneer, there is substance lacking. My room looked swish enough – … Continue reading

First glance: Design Indaba Expo

The Design Indaba Expo opened today, and many felt that exhibitors had upped their game from last year, which was considered too craft heavy. It is always hard to balance the talks at the Design Indaba with having a leisurely look at all on display at the Expo – the programme is just too intense. … Continue reading