Joy of Super Teachers

CoZa Cares – it really does! A few days with their Super Teachers showed us exactly how and why. Mention the word ‘education’ to any South African and everyone shakes their heads in dismay and despair. The system is faulty and there are massive obstacles to overcome but I recently learnt of a pocket of…

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Winter in Cape Town

It’s cold and possibly wet, too, but there’s still lots to do in Cape Town during the short winter. Here are some warm suggestions to pass the time until summer. History and culture Museums are the perfect winter activity and these are two of our favourites: The South African Museum in the Company’s Garden. With more…

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Table Mountain – Hoerikwaggo, mountain of the sea

At 1086 metres and millions of years old, Table Mountain dominates Cape Town and is easily the most recognised landmark in the country. To those lucky enough to live here it is referred to simply as “the mountain” – everyone knows which mountain we mean even though there are many others! Capetonians use Table Mountain…

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