Situated on the waterside and developed along the coast boasting 2 marinas, Langebaan is a nature lover’s paradise. On a good day the lagoon is a mesmerizing dam of aquamarine and can easily be mistaken for the Mediterranean. If you have only one day to spend here the secret would be to stay close to… Read More 24 hours in Langebaan
It does not get much better than a Hermanus summer night’s dining experience at Bientang’s Cave with a range of Creation wines paired perfectly with Le Chalet Chef Leo Romer’s dishes. Bientang’s Cave is a must do. For dinner or just a cocktail. Pick the right night with weather to complement the setting for an… Read More Seaside Cave Dinner
Kleinmond Golf Club is not the biggest golf course in the Overberg. It’s also not the swishest. But it is authentic, very well priced and set in the most beautiful fynbos surroundings. A great place for people to learn how to play this game that used to be for Gentlemen Only Ladies Forbidden. Kleinmond Golf Club… Read More Golfing Around Kleinmond
Bosman Family Vineyards opened their Hermanus tasting room this week. The structure adds meaning to the name – The Frame House at Bosman Hermanus. Drive up Hemel-en-Aarde Road towards Caledon. Just past La Vierge take a shotleft onto the Karwyderskraal Road. 1,6 km along this road and…VOILA you can taste wine. Good Hemel-en-Aarde wine with the… Read More Wine Tasting at The Frame House, Hemel-en-Aarde
Tuesday’s neither here nor there. An in-betweener. A hope of better things to come. As a champagne and Méthode Cap Classique lover the following pic goes well with Tuesday. The illustration was done by Frans Groenewald.
Nature has a way of communicating the right message at the right time. I look around me and listen to the whispers and find hope and inspiration in nature’s signs. Today the clouds reminded me that there is always a silver lining. Every challenge comes with encouragement.
The sun sets on another week and it’s getting closer to the end of another year. Simultaneously it is the start of a new week and I’m diarising events for a new year. That’s life – it goes in loops. I am totally trusting the magic of tomorrow and that of new beginnings. Monday, 2018…… Read More The End or the Start?
2017 has been quite a year. Not always easy. And it’s not even over yet. Despite all the challenges I experienced this year I am overwhelmed by a feeling of gratitude. Blessed with great friends, caring family, interesting work, two cats with generous cuddles and to top it all … I live in the most… Read More Feeling Thankful
REALLY? Could the lyrics “All I need is the air that I breathe” be true? It seems so but only if it is Hermanus air. London’s Harley Street doctors knew all about the positive impact of Hermanus on their patients’ health. Way back in 1896 these doctors were quick to prescribe a visit to the… Read More The Air that I Breathe
Show up, stand up and speak up… There’s more to a presentation than meets the eye. Or is there? Today was the final presentation in a series of 4 and it always strikes me that the best presentations are not those with the flashiest PowerPoints. It’s those with a powerful message and some lightheartedness. Engaging… Read More ABC of Public Speaking