Touch of Madness
Holistic Lifestyle Fair
Observatory is the Cape Town apex of alternative lifestyles. On the first Sunday of the month a Holistic Lifestyle Fair takes place at...
Chinese Martial Arts & Health Centre
Come here to practise the oriental martial and meditation arts of kung fu, t’ai chi and the purple cloud chi kung. Everyone is welcome...
An acronym for neuromuscular integrative action, NIA (which also means ‘with purpose’ in Swahili) is a cardiovascular blend of dance,...
Candles, cosy nooks and crannies, and avant-garde music set the scene at this tiny cafe-bar, a favourite with the Obs alternative set....
Sample pap (maize porridge) and veg, grilled springbok or lamb curry at this funky hang-out, squeezed into an alley between two...
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Lonely Planet review
This long-running bar and restaurant, which dubs itself a ‘Victorian quaffery’, offers an eclectic art-house atmosphere, dressed up in purple with lace trimmings. Wannabe poets should check out the Monday night open-mike poetry fests starting at 8pm.