Aidan Antonienko

About Aidan Antonienko

Aidan Antonienko is an intern from Rochester, New York in the United States. As a recent high school graduate, she is taking a year before university to travel and learn new skills. Before coming to Cape Town, she was based in Seville, Spain for six weeks. She hopes to write and learn about the beautiful and diverse city of Cape Town and how it’s growing and changing.

Recent Posts

Six Weeks, Nine ways of Uncovering Cape Town
10 February 2017

Since I arrived in Cape Town almost six weeks ago as an intern, I was excited by the promise of natural beauty and prospect of a new city, but of course also nervous about the unknown. I’ve found the city to be diverse, active, delicious, and surprisingly affordable. Affordability As a student, traveller, and intern, I’m

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Why Every City Should Have a Library of Things
30 January 2017

What if a trip to the library meant borrowing camping equipment, power tools, or toys instead of books? New library A library of things or tool library is similar to the concept of a traditional library, but you don’t borrow books, you borrow a variety of technology, equipment, or toys. So instead of buying the ladder

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