Our next road trip about to start!!!

We are really looking forward to our next road trip due to start early next week – can’t wait!!  some very interesting and exciting adventure lined up… Leaving Cape Town and traversing through the Karoo with a few pit stops, sleep overs and culinary experiences along the way toward Gauteng and once there we will be […]

Lots of interesting stories coming…..

Tiny and I have recently been on a an amazing trip around South Africa and have experienced some truly delightful culinary explosions… From Lesotho, Eastern Cape, Karoo and West Coast and culinary delights from some of the finest Cape restaurants as well as some delicious wines – certainly our flavour of the month is Bosmans […]

Kambro-Kind Guest House Sutherland, Karoo

Driving into Sutherland late at night in rain and freezing cold wind, it was a welcome site to see the signboard KAMBROKIND GUEST HOUSE on our left on the Main Road in Sutherland an old style bed and breakfast graded four stars and after a night spent there – a well earned four stars! This […]

Sutherland – the coldest place in South Africa

Day one of our latest trip through South Africa took us from Cape Town to Sutherland in the heart of the Karoo recently. Unfortunately the heavens opened up as we drove out of Cape I have wanted to visit Sutherland for many years – since the telescope SALT (Southern Africa Large Telescope) was built and I […]

Mizen Head Lighthouse – Top of the list so far!

Slowly but very surely we are making our way through the lighthouses of the world in our quest to find the top 10.  Lighthouses, by there very nature at such amazing places, so tranquil and refreshing usually surrounded by hills, mountains, cliffs and of course the sea crashing onto the rocks below. The squall of seagulls […]

A weird St Patricks Day in Ireland this year

Ok this is NOT  a joke but a sad and true story – we travel across the world to holiday in Ireland for the mega Guinness drinking frenzy party of the year, to end up in what must be the ONLY town or village in the country with NO pub!! After having spent a number of absolutely all fall down […]