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How To Take Great Vacation Photos
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How To Take Great Vacation Photos

Going on holiday is exciting for so many reasons, but the time just flies and, before you know it, you’re back to the routine of daily life. Taking photos of your holiday, no matter how short or close to home, is an essential part of remembering it. There are ...
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 ...
Stanford Photographs
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Stanford Photographs

Stanford is a quaint, sleepy village that is found on the other side of Hermanus in the Cape Overberg.  Sheltered by the Klein River Mountains it’s a peaceful village that has a healthy mix of art galleries, antique and second hand shops, restaurants, sidewalk...
Bay Harbour Market Photographs
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Bay Harbour Market Photographs

I’m a big fan of a market so imagine my sheer joy when we walked into the Bay Harbour Market in Hout Bay!  It seemed to be a case of ‘the early bird catches the worm’ because on arriving at around 9.30am we managed to walk around easily, found a table to sit a...
Spring in the Western Cape in photographs
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Spring in the Western Cape in photographs

We were sent some really beautiful photographs which were taken near Philadelphia in the Western Cape which got us all excited about Spring. It's a wonderful time of year. Join us in celebrating the imminent arrival of Spring in the Western Cape. "I love this...
A Seafood Extravaganza at Strandloper in Photographs
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A Seafood Extravaganza at Strandloper in Photographs

A friend decided to have his birthday at the Strandloper Seafood Restaurant in Langebaan and it was a scorcher of a day. We all arrived with plenty of suntan lotion, hats and cooler boxes filled with drinks and ice (definitely recommended when its hot). Boo...
Zinkwazi Photographs
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Zinkwazi Photographs

Zinkwazi is probably one of my most favourite places in South Africa.  A small seaside village on the Dolphin Coast of KwaZulu Natal, it hasn’t changed much since we started visiting it thirty odd years ago.  In fact the only growth is Prouds Pizza on the beac...
Gorgeous Greyton Photographs
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Gorgeous Greyton Photographs

The gorgeous Greyton village located in the Cape Overberg and surrounded by farmlands and the Riviersondered Mountains is a very manageable 90 minute drive from Cape Town and is just perfect for a weekend getaway. Greyton village has a number of super resta...
Franschhoek in mid-winter – photographs
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Franschhoek in mid-winter – photographs

Even in the middle of winter the gorgeous town of Franschhoek in the Cape Winelands enchants. If you are looking for a romantic breakaway, Franschhoek in winter is a gem with lots of charming places to stay and lots to do in and around the town. Franshhoek’...
Franschhoek Bastille Day Festival Photographs
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Franschhoek Bastille Day Festival Photographs

Some of our team members attended the Franschhoek Bastille Day festival on the weekend of 16 July and brought back some wonderful photographs of the festivities. We especially like the photos of the Solms-Delta marching band - aren't they a handsome bunch? ...
A Day Visit to Vermont – Photographs
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A Day Visit to Vermont – Photographs

Last weekend my family headed off to Vermont in the Cape Overberg (just before Hermanus) to say a fond farewell to my grandfather. He had lived in Vermont for more than 25 years and we thought it fitting to scatter his ashes in the town he called home. Althoug...