There are three tall buildings visible from the climb up to Table mountain called Salt, Pepper and Mustard. The cloud cover over Table Mountain is known as the Table Cloth. You can hear the noon cannon shot from Signal Hill right across the city. It can be very windy in Cape Town! Load shedding is […]
Enjoying the sunshine if not the wind, enjoying the increased allowance of outdoor exercise. Alver Valley once a quarry area and now wild grounds for everyone to enjoy with trails, ponds and wildlife. Located in Gosport, Hampshire.
Highlights of our stay include Staying at the Fleur du Soleil Lunch at Protege Wine Tram curated experience Motor Museum Driving into Franschhoek was a treat in itself, grand wine estates flanked either side of the road giving us a glimpse of what to expect over the next couple of days. We were also lucky […]
With daily exercise rules relaxed its great to explore the local. With the weather more than acceptable walking has been a great lockdown pleasure. Here are a few photos of Haslar and Hardway area. For those of you that do not know the area, Hardway was of great historical importance during the D Day operations […]
The Perfect Margarita – Applebees, chain restaurant across America. Rickey Reynolds – which includes Aviation Gin and found at TGI’s Moscow Mule – sip this and people watch away from the crowds in Celebration Town Tavern, especially love the metal tankards, usually copper which they are served in. For something a little different a refreshing Pineapple Mojito […]
To reach the Cape of Good Hope or Cape Point you need to pay £15 to enter the national park, although it is much more expensive for international visitors I still felt it was well worth it as there is so much to see and do. This is one spot where I would like to […]
I’m thinking and I’m no expert ………..that each country will tentatively open borders to some countries late summer and gradually increase flights and destinations. Travel is too big a global industry to leave dormant for too long. However many people will decide not to travel or at least wait until there is a vaccine, some […]