Road tripping

Best Drives in Cape Town: Suikerbossie

I’m not sure if the drive I’m about to describe to you is actually called Suikerbossie, but after seven years in Cape Town that’s what I call it (and everyone I know…

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Driving In The USA For South Africans

I recently returned from a trip to Northern California where I spent a week driving around the Golden State. Driving in the USA was something I was very nervous about but…

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What’s The Buzz About In Swellendam?

Swellendam, historically recognized as the administrative post of the early Cape colony, will be abuzz this long weekend when it hosts its first, Big Bee Festival. The…

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The Magic of Dwesa

Sometimes you just need to get away from it all, find a secluded part of the world, free of any schedule or cell phone signal. A few months ago, my wife and I found such place…

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Kagga Kamma: Back to nature

If you drive out of Cape Town and through the Huguenot Tunnel, keep going past Ceres and don’t stop till you see a signpost outside a little town called Op-die-Berg, a signpost…

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