Visiting Robben Island, privately
One of the most popular tourist attractions in Cape Town is Robben Island, where political prisoners were held during apartheid.
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Spring flowers
It’s been a cold and wet winter in Cape Town, but we’ve already started planning for the spring flowers. After
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Nelson Mandela statues and memorials
There are many statues and monuments, throughout the world, honouring Nelson Mandela. Here are five South African Nelson Mandela memorials.
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Table Mountain hiking safety
The Table Mountain Cableway will be closing for annual maintenance from 8 July to 18 August. This means many people
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Franschhoek Motor Museum
I’m no petrol-head but you don’t have to be a car enthusiast to appreciate the Franschhoek Motor Museum.  Owned by
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Matjiesfontein
My recent Karoo roadtrip included a night at the Lord Milner Hotel in the historic village of Matjiesfontein. To explain
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Sutherland
I recently treated myself to a break from city crowds and traffic woes –the Karoo was an obvious choice. First
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Dylan Lewis
I was recently invited to visit the Dylan Lewis Sculpture Garden in Stellenbosch. What a wonderful treat this was. Located
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Lamberts Bay
And then to Lamberts Bay If you live in Cape Town and enjoy road trips it sometimes happens that you
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ROOIBOS
  I recently spent a few days in the majestic Cedarberg region. It’s well-known for many things – amazing rock
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