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Cape Town does it again! NY Times voted us one of 10 best destinations for a 36 hour period

A plan for this stunning city might include a 5K run (or walk), browsing farm markets, dinner at a wine estate and, no surprise, heading up Table Mountain (by cable car). “We’ll make a plan.” It’s a phrase you’ll hear often in South Africa, whether you show up at a restaurant without a reservation or…

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Cape Town wins Best City – 4th year in a row!

  Cape Town Wins at UK Travel Awards for Fourth Year LONDON – Cape Town was voted the favourite city in the world and South Africa the third-favourite country in the Telegraph newspaper’s annual travel awards, based on what it calls the most comprehensive, wide-ranging and reliable travel survey in Britain. The ceremony was held on Tuesday. The survey, which…

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Cape Agulhas – the Southernmost tip of Africa

I am lucky enough to live close enough to Cape Agulhas to make it a weekend destination. It may be hard to believe, but I have lived in the Western Cape since the early 80’s and until this year, I had never made it to the actual point! Our first trip was in October 2015.…

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