Lingering at the Old Rectory in Plettenberg Bay: Green Route

When we arrived at the Old Rectory the first thing I did once we’d checked in to our private garden apartment with its own terrace was go looking for the swimmer girl.

Eco-Warrior Woman Jess Sjouerman from Warrior Youth talks trash: Green Route

Meet climate activist Jess Sjouerman who shares her passion for living a greener life

Bridget’s fabulous trail through Haenertsburg in the Magoebaskloof mountains: Green Route

Hotelier and travel author Bridget Hilton-Barber (from the Ministry of Fabulousness) traces a green-spirited route through Haenertsburg in the Magoebaskloof

Babylonstoren offers a succulent lunch on route to the Tiny House: Green Route

On the way to Fynbos Estate in the Paardeberg we stopped at Babylonstoren. What a way to spend the day. We had a zero-waste lunch in the Greenhouse, walked among many greenhouses and snapped many photos.

My pick of the most Instagrammable cafes in Cape Town: Green Route

What’s your favourite cafe? Nourish’d Cafe in Obs was recently voted the 13th most Instagrammable cafe …. in …. the …. world. So let’s have some fun and vote for our own most Instagrammable cafes in Cape Town – they must be sustainable, eco-conscious and visually pleasing. Let’s go!

Where to go for an eco-conscious experience: Green Route

FLYGSKAM* is real and one way to offset carbon criticism is to shop at eco-conscious businesses so I’ve put together an eco-conscious tour of Cape Town. You’re welcome

Daily Goods Store is a zero-waste store in the heart of Muizenberg village: Green Route

Your Green Route ZA Zero-Waste tour of Cape Town continues at The Daily Goods Store in Muizenberg. The Daily Goods Store is at 29 Palmer Road

Zero-waste store NUDE FOODS in East City Cape Town: Green Route

Paul Rubin opened NUDE FOODS in the East City in December 2017 and in August 2018 NUDE FOODS opened its second store, housed in an upcycled shipping container at the Montebello Centre in Newlands.

Discover eco-conscious living in the Cape

Discover eco-conscious living options in the Cape, from zero-waste stores to vegan cafes to the coolest sustainable fashion shops. Eco-conscious shopping in Cape Town | Simon’s Town gets its own zero-waste store | Nourish’d Cafe in Cape Town world’s 13th most Instagrammabe cafe | Chill off-grid at Numbi Farm in the Karoo | West CoastContinue reading “Discover eco-conscious living in the Cape”