Pinotage at the Cape of Good Hope
On a recent tour to the Cape of Good Hope. I sent my two lovely Russian clients off on the walk
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Rotary Way, Hermanus
Rotary Way is often described as the best-kept secret in Hermanus. It’s a fabulous drive along the spine of the
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Rotary Way, best-kept secret in Hermanus
Rotary Way is often described as the best-kept secret in Hermanus. It’s a fabulous drive along the spine of the
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Companys Garden – Part 1, The Trees
  This is the first in a series about the historic Company’s Garden in the centre of Cape Town. Originally designed
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The infamous dompas of Apartheid
What was apartheid? Many visitors to South Africa ask ‘What exactly was apartheid?’. You might be puzzled at such a question
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Cape Town weather – unpredictable as always!
I always tell people that Cape Town weather is fabulous during early autumn because there’s a lingering summer heat without
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Off the beaten tourist route on a private tour
Off the beaten tourist route on a private tour – the only way to deal with plans going awry. Last
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Cape Town fires 2015
Cape Town fires 2015 – the worst since 2000, we won’t forget them in a hurry. The Western Cape mountains
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No Ebola in South Africa!
Since the outbreak of Ebola in December 2013 the world has panicked. The three countries affected – Guinea, Liberia and Sierra
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Bleskop Memorial
Driving in and out of Franschhoek on the R45 as often as I do, I’ve passed a cryptic sign and small memorial
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