The Incidental Daddy – Exhibitions

As an Incidental Tourist I find myself forever on the lookout for experiences, visuals, tastes, smells and inspirations. I was therefore delighted to be asked by the Grand Daddy hotel to share some of these on their blog. I’m in love with the Grand Daddy, and secretly long to be Airstream Trailer trash of a rather permanent kind.

Bubble Wrap: Who ate all the pies?

Bubbles lets her secret out and asks who ate all the pies ... For breakfast?

Daddy’s Monthly Wrap-up

What daddy has in store for you in the month of lurve ...

Bubble Wrap: Bombay Bicycle Club

Our resident foodie comes to the last stop on her magical Madame Zingara trail.  This week the bubbles and the sparkles intertwine at Bombay Bicycle Club.

Bubble Wrap: Sidewalk Cafe

The Grand Daddy Hotel’s Head of Events, Christina continues her epic voyage into all things tasty around Daddy. This week Sidewalk Cafe comes under the spot light. How finds this “purveyor of fine palate” the fare on offer?

Bubble Wrap: Cafe Paradiso

The Grand Daddy Hotel’s Head of Events, Christina continues her epic voyage into all things tasty around Daddy. This week Cafe Paradiso comes under the spot light. How finds this “purveyor of fine palate” the fare on offer?

Bubble Wrap: Cafe Mozart

The Grand Daddy Hotel’s Head of Events, Christina continues her epic voyage into all things tasty around Daddy. This week Cafe Mozart comes under the spot light. How finds this “purveyor of fine palate” the fare on offer?

Picture of the Week: Daddy Looks Good!

On Friday, January 7, the Daddy’s rooftop was heaving with eager rockabilly fans who pulled through to watch Them Tornadoes in action. Check out the size of that audience! Daddy knows how to show them a good time …

The Daddy and Ray-Ban Get Together for a Good Time in the Shade

This summer, all the barmen in the Daddy Cool Bar and Sky Bar will be wearing Wayfarer and Aviator frames, preparing for the Ray-Ban “Rocking the Rooftop” party. Top musicians like the Dirty Skirts, JR, Toby2shoes, the Springbok Nude Girls and Die Heuwels Fantasties customised Ray-Ban Aviator or Wayfarer sunglasses.

Bubble Wrap: Fork Restaurant

I’ve always been a devoted fan of this relatively small eatery in town. I say small, but it can seat up to 60 guests split between two floors, so I guess it’s not that small. It gives the impression of a French bistro with bar stools, booths, comfy couches and dishcloths as napkins.