SWELLENDAM is more than just an Overberg stop-over – it is steeped in history and surrounded by natural beauty. Swellendam, SouthRead more.
Western Leopard Toad looking for love
We recently wrote about various wild animals that roam the streets of South Africa but we didn’t mention the Western LeopardRead more.
Sunday lunch in Philadelphia
It’s the middle of winter and the rains are late so the weather has been fabulous. Cold and crisp but sunny,Read more.
Hemel en Aarde – heaven and earth!
A client gave me a simple brief for a day tour: wine tasting, lunch must be a food and wineRead more.
Brocken Spectre on Table Mountain!
Yesterday, my group and I headed up Table Mountain in the cable-car just before 09:00. The temperature was about 5 degreesRead more.
Wild animals in the streets?
There’s an old joke in South Africa that foreigners think we have wild animals roaming the city streets. Of course thereRead more.
Winter at the V&A Waterfront
I really like the V&A Waterfront in winter because it’s less crowded than in summer and it’s the perfect hideawayRead more.
South Africa itinerary
People always ask for ideas on a typical South Africa itinerary. Obviously they want to see as much as possible butRead more.
What to do in Oudtshoorn
The small town of Oudtshoorn in the beautiful Klein Karoo is almost always included in a Garden Route tour. NotRead more.