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What to expect: This South African city is renowned for both its scenery and dining scene. Daytimes can be spent hiking Table Mountain or lazing on a beach, while evenings offer buzzy city vibes. Like many cosmopolitan corners, Cape Town is doing away with some of the bells and whistles of fine dining, says chef Ash Heeger of the Riverine Rabbit restaurant. Her tips include scoffing some of the best dim sum in the city at Hesheng Chinese restaurant in Sea Point and sipping negronis in The House of Machines. “The Mulberry & Prince also offers the best brunch in town,” she adds. “Its mimosas and pancakes are the best that have ever touched my lips!” … [Read more...] about Tokyo and Nashville are among 2020’s 10 hottest destinations – which will you choose for your holiday?
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