Yip! So that's it! Almost 7 weeks of holiday done and dusted! Honestly it feels like it just started yesterday haha.... no idea where it all went!!! It was grand though... whatever we did lol!
Being the last day of the holidays, we asked Jude what he wanted to do... his initial choices were "arca
Yesterday morning we headed off to Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens for a walkabout and a farewell lunch at Moyo with Dave's sister as she headed back to the UK early evening. We could not have asked for a more beautiful day to spend surrounded by so much natural beauty!
The gardens are H
It is not every day that you get to travel around your home town doing all the "touristy things" and it is also not every day that you get to stand on top of one( the Seven Wonders of the World - Table Mountain! Yes, it is on our doorstep but aside from a free annual visit on your birthday, as a
Some Sundays are so random, with nothing specific planned, but at the end of it all, they end up being really fantastic! Yesterday was one of those Sundays! I was up pretty early (especially for a Sunday) but I suppose a good nights sleep will do that for a person haha... although, admittedly - a
Anybody who knows me well, is more than familiar with the fact that that I absolutely love to wine and dine - especially at venues with great atmosphere and views which leave me gobsmacked! So whenever those opportunities arise, I am there like... well, lets just say I am there and leave it at th
It is always a sin to waste a good Summer's day here in the Cape, and considering we had a few things to deliver on the other end of the peninsula, we decided to make an occasion of it and headed out to a wine estate which lies in an area called Sauvignon Blanc Country, which is located between t
It is amazing how many places there are to explore
right under your nose, if you open your eyes!
The other day we headed off to
an amazing restaurant in the seaside suburb of Kalk Bay
CAPE TO CUBA
Now I have actually been here a few times
in the years passed, but have not been ba
We have been lazing around the house quite a bit the last few days and
today was such a fabulous day weather wise,
we decided to cure some of the cabin fever
and head out to the local craft market in Hermanus.
For those unfamiliar...
Hermanus is a magical little seaside town southeast of Cape To
We were all superbly lazy yesterday,
so today we decided to kill a little bit of the cabin fever
and get out and about...
After the other days experience, of NOT planning ahead,
and being turned away from almost EVERY place,
we were a little wiser today
and booked in advance.
I have tried to get
“This Cape is the most stately thing and the fairest Cape we saw in the whole circumference of the earth.” – From the journal of Sir Francis Drake, on seeing the Cape for the first time, 1580
It was an absolutely GORGEOUS day in this amazing town that I get to call home... so we decided to hit t
Anybody who knows me well, knows that I have had a life long obsession with anything Eastern! One look at the general decor and aesthetics in my home will testify to this too! I don't know exactly what it is, but I am so incredibly drawn to all of it! Recently, I discovered a REAL little GEM of a
Our Mother City, truly does have some of the most AWESOME restaurants (and venues in general) to discover! And although I have been to this particular restaurant before, one of the things I love about the creative spirits of Cape Town is that they are always reinventing their spaces - so it esse