The Quagga Project, bringing back the extinct
The Quagga Project is a sort of Jurassic Park in South Africa, but not quite. The Quagga Project, started inRead more.
What happens in Greyton ..
After a detour soaking up history and culture of Genadendal, it was just a few kms to Greyton. And whatRead more.
Genadendal, an Overberg treasure
Roadtrip to the Overberg, first stop: Genadendal! My sister, who lives in Pretoria, came to visit me last week and weRead more.
Homo naledi, new species discovered at Maropeng
Homo naledi There was huge excitement in South Africa, and the world, this morning as we turned on our televisionsRead more.
Hiking Table Mountain safely
Table Mountain attracts hikers from all over the world and there are locals who walk to the top on aRead more.
SWELLENDAM is more than just an Overberg stop-over – it is steeped in history and surrounded by natural beauty. Swellendam, SouthRead more.
Western Leopard Toad looking for love
We recently wrote about various wild animals that roam the streets of South Africa but we didn’t mention the Western LeopardRead more.
Cape Town ghosts
Everyone loves a ghost story – here are some of our favourite Cape Town ghosts. Tokai Manor House Built inRead more.
Sunday lunch in Philadelphia
It’s the middle of winter and the rains are late so the weather has been fabulous. Cold and crisp but sunny,Read more.