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 there
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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 hideaway
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South Africa itinerary
People always ask for ideas on a typical South Africa itinerary. Obviously they want to see as much as possible but
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What to do in Oudtshoorn
The small town of Oudtshoorn in the beautiful Klein Karoo is almost always included in a Garden Route tour. Not
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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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