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Munich in Winter

16 Mar

The English Garden

Five years ago, after failing to find a willing friend to take time off and part with lots of money to go see the world with me, I decided to go it alone on a short Contiki tour through Europe.  Eight countries jam-packed into twelve days was definitely a worthwhile whirlwind experience (and a lot […]

Two days in Istanbul

10 Mar

The Blue Mosque

Istanbul was a revelation for me. It was by happy chance that we spent two and a half days there on route to our holiday in Germany and Switzerland with H’s family. After arriving at our hotel at 6:30am (6 hours too early to check-in), we suited up against the 1 degree chill, stashed our […]

West Coast National Park & Darling

22 Sep

West Coast National Park

Possibly one of the best things about a proper sopping wet Cape Winter is the Cape Spring that follows.  If you’re not already queuing outside the West Coast National Park this morning, I suggest you go get your picnic basket on and make a plan to “go see the flowers”.  Last weekend, in the name […]

Montagu & Greyton – small town inspiration

29 Apr

Greyton Market Lemonade

We’ve hit that stage of life with our group of friends where 21sts are just happy (blurry?) memories and only a few brave souls have dogs, never mind babies.  Instead it’s weddings that are coming along thick and fast.  I adore weddings, and while before my own I used to shed a little tear as […]

Earth Fair Food Market in Tokai

17 Mar

I’ve paid two unexpected visits to the Earth Fair Food Market in Tokai recently, and definitely plan to make a few more scheduled trips there in the future. The first visit was a quick stop on a Wednesday evening after work, just to check it out since it’s so close by.The place was absolutely buzzing […]