Beijing Opera: Where they don’t sing opera and you can eat dim sum

Sometimes my soul craves for something different, foreign, new or strange.  I then tend to react impulsively and go off in search for some unique experience to satisfy my wandering whims.  When I don’t have the chance (or leave) to travel to some exotic location, I tend to search for local places I haven’t discovered yet.  More often than not, I get satisfaction through enticing views or in this case…food.

I love Asian food.  I’m definitely not an expert in it though, but I know what I like.  I’ve had dim-sum before, but nothing remarkable enough for me to remember.  Steamed Asian food, instead of fried is a concept I have only come to terms with the last year.  So on a chilly winter afternoon in the Mother City of Cape Town, I went to search for something interesting and flavorful to brighten up my day (and my off weekend).

 

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