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 in 1987, is an attempt by a group of dedicated South Africans to bring back an animal from extinction and reintroduce to reserves in its former habitat. The last quagga died in captivity in 1883. At…

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Things to do in Cape Town – Cape Point

I was shocked recently to hear someone say that there is nothing to see or do in the Cape Point Nature Reserve. Well, one could say there’s almost nothing but 7750 hectares of pristine nature and some of the world’s most fabulous views, and that’s exactly how it should be. It was once a farm,…

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