2010 World Cup

7 01 2009

11 June – 11 July 2010

Men. Lots of men. In shorts. Shorts showcasing muscular legs.

Legs honed by soccer/ football.

This one’s for the Ladies…and Gay Men. ;o)

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Get your fill Ladies and Gents at the 2010 FIFA World Cup -hosted at various sites in South Africa – one of THE largest and most watched sporting events in the World!

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Reserve travel and accommodation NOW as The Faux Socialite© can GUARANTEE from personal experience that the entire country will be booked and sold out!

The V&A Waterfront and beaches at Cape TownGolden Mile at Durbanshopping and bustle of Johannesburg… Sigh…memories…

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Bien sur,  The Faux Socialite© will update as more information becomes available!

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2008-2009 Volvo Ocean Race

6 12 2008

11 October 2008 –  June 2009

Ahoy Darlings!

The Volvo Ocean Race , an around-the-world yacht competition, is held every three years with routes changed to accommodate various ports of call; 2008-2009 routing for the first time includes stopovers in the Middle East and Asia. Starting in Alicante, Spain on 11 October 2008, race will run over 39,000 nautical miles in nine months.  

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Usually departing Europe in September or October, the Volvo Ocean Race encompasses 9 or 10 legs with in-port races at many stopover cities. 2008-2009 race legs include:   

 

 

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Leg 1: 11 October – 15 November 2008- Alicante, Spain to Cape Town, South Africa

Leg 2: 15 November – 13 December 2008- Cape Town, South Africa to Cochin, India

Leg 3: 13 December – 18 January 2009- Cochin, India to Sentosa Island, Singapore

10 January 2009: Singapore In-Port Racing

Leg 4: 18 January 2009 – 14 February 2009- Sentosa Island, Singapore to Qingdao, China

7 February 2009: Qingdao In-Port Racing

Leg 5: 14 February – 11 April 2009- Qingdao, China to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

4 April 2009: Rio de Janeiro In-Port Racing

Leg 6: 11 April – 16 May 2009- Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Boston, Massachusetts USA

9 May 2009: Boston In-Port Racing

Leg 7: 16 May – 6 June 2009- Boston, Massachusetts USA to Galway, Ireland

30 May 2009: Galway In-Port Racing

Leg 8: 6 -14 June 2009-Galway, Ireland to Göteborg / Marstrand

Leg 9: 14 -25 June 2009- Göteborg / Marstrand to Stockholm, Sweden

21 June 2009: Stockholm In-Port Racing

Leg 10: 25 June 2009- Stockholm, Sweden to St. Petersberg, Russia 





10th Cape Town International Jazz Festival

5 12 2008

3-4 April 2009

Celebrating its 10th edition, the Cape Town International Jazz Festival has become one of the African continent’s most prestigious international events since its inception in 2000.

Hosted at the Cape Town International Convention Centre with over 35, 000 in attendance, more than 40 international and local artists and five stages,  this event – “Africa’s Grandest Gathering” – will once again enchant, energize and reward newcomers and loyal fans alike with world-class music!

Oh! And Faux Socialites…DO check out Clifton Beach 4!

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