Running our little bnb Lily's Cottage post-retirement has been the best job ever, and the most fascinating too!
Pool view from cottage entrance
We initially started on Airbnb as we have a two bedroom [...]
The city fathers are hard at work together with NGO's to revive the inner city of Durban which has become a temporary home for refugees from across the South African borders
Sadly many of them have tu [...]
Durban beachfront on the east coast of Africa, is famous for stunning sunrises, super surf, endless stretches of white beach sand for leisurely walks and safe bathing spots with shark nets and lifegua [...]
Finding a ship in the middle of a building is quite something, especially when it's just a stone's throw from the beach!
On closer look that ship happens to be a pub called the Resu-Wrecked Heron Pub a real quirky joint
I would never have guessed just how much work it takes to have that cup of coffee we take for granted each morning!
My day always starts with a strong cup of dark roast plunger coffee, and boy oh boy, if I cannot have it for whatever reason, it's lik [...]
There are benefits to being discarded by the corporate world when one reaches a certain age, and that is having the freedom to take breakaways in the off-peak season
We have been doing quite a bit of that of late as some of my friends have noticed :) [...]
For today's #wednesdaywalk initiated by that wonderful photographer tattoodjay, I will share with you some sights that we do not normally see when we go walking in our neighbourhood
A warning though, if you have a fear of heights, make sure you're si [...]
I shared our visit to the Doghouse Craft Cafe in my #wednesdaywalk post this week when rynow pointed me to detlev's #beersaturday
Thank you to both ge [...]
So I will be frank from the beginning - what I'm sharing with you today for tattoodjay's Wednesday Walk Challenge is not just 5 blocks away from my home
No, the Doghouse Craft Cafe at Yellowwood Fores [...]
An old lighthouse or mill? at Umdoni Park Golf Course - I tried my best to find info on this but no success
For today's Wednesday Walk Challenge run by that wonderful photographer tattoodjay, I will b [...]
I love my city Durban and will share a little of the scenic Promenade along our Golden Mile which stretches from Ushaka Marine World on South Beach up past the Suncoast Casino and ending at the Blue L [...]
Rock pool at Pennington
Every so often we take a slow drive down the south coast of Kwazulu Natal, home of the annual sardine run and a place of memorable holidays spent fishing, swimming, surfing and [...]