A visit to the Oyster Box Hotel is one way to add a little panache to the annual Indaba tourism and travel show. When in Durban I don’t need much of an incentive to visit the coastal village of Umhlanga. Much less to have a drink at the landmark Oyster Box that is part of… Read More Umhlanga Lighthouse – Epic Landmark
Almost at the southernmost point of Africa but not quite… the Danger Point Lighthouse.
On New Year’s Day I took an Overberg road trip from Hermanus to Agulhas. With good company in the passenger seat I drove on country lanes and sang to hits on the radio. First to Stanford for coffee at the Ou Meul. It was pumping and you could sense the stress of potentially running out… Read More Southern Africa Road Trip – Hermanus to Cape Agulhas
At the southernmost point of Africa lies the coastal village of Agulhas. Marked by an impressive lighthouse there is not much more this far down south. What else do you need if you have an iconic red and white candy striped beacon that stands tall next to the rocky shore? Founded by Portuguese seafarers many… Read More Southernmost Point of Africa