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Win a Two Night Stay at the Black Oystercatcher in Cape Agulhas – CLOSED
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Win a Two Night Stay at the Black Oystercatcher in Cape Agulhas – CLOSED

The Black Oystercatcher in Cape Agulhas is more than a wine farm. It’s a destination - a place to relax, breathe in the fresh country air, and reconnect with nature. Win a Two Night Stay for Two at the Black Oystercatcher, and a trip for two on the Sunset Wet...
13 Secrets of Agulhas National Park That Will Have You Visiting, Tomorrow
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13 Secrets of Agulhas National Park That Will Have You Visiting, Tomorrow

Agulhas National Park is the country's newest park - proclaimed only in the late 1990s – that lies on Africa's southern most tip with one of the most beautiful and varied landscapes of any parks in South Africa. Its fundamental role is to protect lowland an...
Expert Tips For Spotting Whales On The Cape Whale Route
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Expert Tips For Spotting Whales On The Cape Whale Route

The winter whale watching season is upon us! From early July until October every year the Southern Right Whale makes the Cape shoreline of South Africa its nursery. Whales come to warmer waters (from the icy waters further north) to mate, give birth and nurse...
Top 10 Views in South Africa
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Top 10 Views in South Africa

South Africa has heart-stopping vistas aplenty. We struggled more with narrowing it down to a list of 10 than trying to find the views in South Africa ... BRANDWAG BUTTRESS, GOLDEN GATE Close to the border with Lesotho, in the Free State, lies the Golden...
Visit these 10 Lighthouses in South Africa
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Visit these 10 Lighthouses in South Africa

Lighthouses pepper the country's coastline all the way from Port Nolloth in the west to Cape Vidal in the east. Why? Well, sailing the 3 000 km stretch that is the country's shoreline is obviously nothing short of hazardous. Many of these lighthouses went u...
Cape Agulhas Day Trip
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Cape Agulhas Day Trip

We woke early, ate our breakfast and drank in the panoramic views of Walker Bay and the surrounding fynbos from the balcony of Grootbos Private Nature Reserve. Early this morning we had decided, spur of the moment, to go and visit the southernmost tip of the A...
Revamp for Cape Agulhas
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Revamp for Cape Agulhas

The Cape Agulhas Lighthouse itself, as well as the precinct that surrounds and supports it, has, for some time, remained somewhat untouched and unexplored. For those that have visited this, the southernmost tip of the African continent, it is a very special an...
I Love Elim Because …
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I Love Elim Because …

Hi, I’m Heidi Maritz from Doornbosch Guesthouse & Country Cottage in Elim in Cape Agulhas, Western Cape. ELIM IS BEST KNOWN FOR its historical buildings and church. GET YOUR PICTURE TAKEN AT the waterwheel - it is very old. THE BEST wedding PI...
Napier Photographs
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Napier Photographs

Napier is a pretty town surrounded by fields of barley and wheat and was named after the Governor of the Cape at the time; Sir George Napier. Interesting shops and eateries line the streets of the town and if you are in town you must make sure you visit The...
Elim Photographs
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Elim Photographs

I'd heard about Elim and seeing as we were in the area over the weekend we stopped off for a wander around on Sunday.  Elim dates back to 1824 when it was founded by Moravian monks and became the third Moravian mission station in the Cape.  Today it is one of ...
L’Agulhas Photographs
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L’Agulhas Photographs

The relatively small village of L’Agulhas is situated in the Cape Agulhas region of the Western Cape, a mere two hour drive from Cape Town and is famously known as the place where the two oceans; the Indian Ocean and the Atlantic Ocean meet.  Discovered in the...
Arniston Photographs
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Arniston Photographs

View Photographs of Arnistion - This picturesque little fishing village on the shores of Marcus Bay is also known as Waenhuiskrans (‘wagon shelter cliff’).  The name comes from a large sea-cave, which although only visible during low-tide resembles the structu...
Struisbaai Photographs
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Struisbaai Photographs

Although a bit windy on the day we visited Struisbaai and not being during ‘season’ just yet we could still get a vibe for this pretty seaside town located in the Cape Agulhas region of the Western Cape.  Colourful fishing boats bobbed in the harbour and child...
Bredasdorp Photographs
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Bredasdorp Photographs

We had the opportunity to visit the town of Bredasdorp when we took part in the Voet van Afrika Marathon this past weekend.  The town is situated in the Cape Agulhas region of the Western Cape and claims to be the first town or dorp to be established in South ...
I Love Napier Because …
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I Love Napier Because …

Hi, I’m Craigan Millar from The Suntouched Inn in Napier. Napier IS BEST KNOWN FOR the being the little arty town on the way to Arniston! GET YOUR PICTURE TAKEN AT the biggest sundial in South Africa, at the Napier Muncipal Building. THE BEST scen...