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Reflections on the World Cup

Reflections on the World Cup July 17, 2010 | What's New | Read More
*During this world cup, the part of Nelson Mandela was played by the whole continent of Afrika. ‘The pressure’s on; you feel it; it’s time for Afrika’ – Shakira (you can’t help but love this song when you here 5 times a day for 3 weeks) I will waka waka with her all...

Snack Time

Snack Time July 8, 2010 | Food, Travel Tips | Read More
So you’re hungry and out exploring Cape Town with just enough time to hit the supermarket for some classic Cape Tonian snacks.  What to try??  How about: 1. Biltong aka dried meat of some animal.  Some people prefer it to jerky, others find it too tough.  Variations on the theme include droewors...

Up a mountain down a beer

Up a mountain down a beer June 29, 2010 | What's New | Read More
For the first time in my life I actually felt like I was on top of the world – Andrew J. Rhodes Jesus Christ Man, I saw the clouds and thought I had killed you all over again. – Paul D. Cosgrove So, back in Cape Town after the nice relaxing trip to PE, what’s a boy to do. Well, for the...

Road Trip Part Deux Love on the rocks

Road Trip Part Deux Love on the rocks June 29, 2010 | What's New | Read More
They were the best of times, they were the worst of times. – C.Dickens Cont…. The next two days consisted of exploring the coast around PE. Unfortunately I explored it a little too closely for my liking. The others guys on the trip were keen surfers, or keen to be keen surfers, so when they...

Port Elizabeth Road Trip Part I

Port Elizabeth Road Trip Part I June 28, 2010 | What's New | Read More
It could be Argentina vs South Africa Boys, how cool would that be! – Tom Corcoran (of the excellent excellent South Afrikan travel agency toescapeto.com The second part of my World Cup experience consisted of a road trip to Port Elizabeth with 4 guys I’d never met and 1 I had, for 5 days...