Monthly Archives: October 2013

The Tortoise sets the pace

From Capetown to George and Knysna for work, but not until after a day spent looking around. There is a Botanical Garden in George. The highlight there was a bird hide, from where I was able to watch the Weaver … Continue reading

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Wine with Attitude

For me, a visit to South Africa would not be complete without tasting some of the amazing wines that this country produces. On this trip, I have been fortunate enough to be able to visit the Stellenbosch area – just … Continue reading

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Fair Winds and Stormy weather

After a fairly rigorous 33 hour journey, I arrived into Capetown, ready to take on new challenges. There is so much that seems familiar in South Africa to a person from New Zealand. the pragmatism, the seeming casualness and the … Continue reading

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