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Best Places to Stay in Atlantic Seaboard in Cape Town (You’ll LOVE these!)
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Best Places to Stay in Atlantic Seaboard in Cape Town (You’ll LOVE these!)

The Atlantic Seaboard in Cape Town is Africa’s answer to the Riviera stretching from the V&A Waterfront on Table Mountain’s north shore to Hout Bay. Finding the best places to stay in Atlantic Seaboard gives you the choice of some of the city’s most aff...
7 Jaw-Dropping False Bay Tidal Pools For Swims With A View
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7 Jaw-Dropping False Bay Tidal Pools For Swims With A View

For those who ask if it's safe to swim in Cape Town's waters, here is a list of, not only the safest spaces in which to swim, but also some of the most beautiful. Cape Town has various 'artificial' tidal pools, as opposed to natural tidal pools (natural sea...
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...
Kommetjie’s Imhoff Campsite – permanently on holiday
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Kommetjie’s Imhoff Campsite – permanently on holiday

What better way to spend the last weekend of the holidays than with three little boys in a tent just half an hour from home? In theory. The fact that we needed a weekend to recover from the weekend aside, camping, whilst remaining at home, has a lot to recomme...
Cape Escapes – Villages To Which To Escape, When You Live In Cape Town
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Cape Escapes – Villages To Which To Escape, When You Live In Cape Town

We went away this weekend, yet stayed at home. We drove all of 30 kilometres. Right the way to just beyond Simon's Town. It took us a little over half an hour to get there (longer if you take the wonderfully cheerful route, peppered with roadworks, along Main ...
I Love Kommetjie Because …
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I Love Kommetjie Because …

Hi, I’m Jo Walsh from Sea Breeze Kommetjie in Kommetjie on the Atlantic Seaboard of Cape Town. KOMMETJIE IS BEST KNOWN FOR among many other things, its awesome natural surroundings, world class surfing destination, immaculate beaches, fresh air, cray-fishin...
Top Places For Families to Walk on Sundays in Cape Town
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Top Places For Families to Walk on Sundays in Cape Town

There is something about Sunday afternoons and the need to get out of doors with little ones. Gone are the days of lie-ins and reading novels on the couch. And this fact will be made all the more palpable the more you try and relive them, so getting out is a g...
Blue Water Cafe at Imhoff Farm – Children’s Parties to Remember
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Blue Water Cafe at Imhoff Farm – Children’s Parties to Remember

The social calendar of the average pre-schooler without doubt challenges the 'coming out' - a custom for girls in those days to enter into society by attending a variety of balls and dances in search of a husband - of the average Jane Austin heroine. At least ...
Where to see the flowers in Cape Town
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Where to see the flowers in Cape Town

Whilst a fleeting search on Google will divulge that the spring flowers in Cape Town are found north along the R27, this is not entirely true. There are places in Cape Town where you can see wild spring flowers that erupt at this time of year. Namaqualand dais...
The Imhoff Farm
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The Imhoff Farm

If you’re on the way to visit the Cape Point Nature Reserve - or hey, even if you’re not - be sure make a stop at the Imhoff Farm in Kommetjie. You’ll find yourself whiling away a more than pleasant afternoon at this historical farmstead, whether enjoying a le...
Time Out in Kommetjie
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Time Out in Kommetjie

Separated from neighbouring towns by mountains and cliffs, the coastal town of Kommetjie offers its visitors a sense of undisturbed natural beauty and peaceful isolation. Situated between rural Noordhoek and the seaside town of Scarborough, the wilderness and ...