Category Archives: Africa

Exploring Africa, the land of adventure and hope, the continent of our birth, where South Africa will always be home…

Jane’s 50th Parkrun

There are no shortcuts. Work hard. Be patient.  Be consistent.  Be persistent.  And never give up! Well done to my mom for completing her 50th Parkrun this weekend!  She even ran in the rain the previous Saturday because she knew … Continue reading

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Corporate Iron Man in Port Elizabeth 2017

Jy’s my batman, superman, IRONMAN…. I did it! I got the medal!  Marc, Pete and I took part in the Port Elizabeth Corporate Ironman 2017.  It’s a tenth of the big Ironman…  It was pretty intense for me, especially the … Continue reading

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Clarens Craft Beer Festival 2017

“If you’re hoppy and you know it drink craft beer!” It was the 7th annual Clarens Craft Beer festival this weekend, the 5th one we’ve been to. And the beer just seems to be getting better and better! We thought … Continue reading

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Kiara Lodge Getaway 

When I was younger I pictured heaven as a place high up in the mountains with soft, fluffy clouds, pretty pastel colours and bunny rabbits everywhere… After this weekend I realized I was just having visions of Kiara Lodge! We … Continue reading

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Wedding in Kaapschehoop

Edit“Two lives, two hearts, two souls become one.” South Africa really has a lot of interesting places!  Like this little village, Kaapschehoop, near Nelspruit in Mpumalanga…which I found out afterwards is where my mom’s grandparents used to stay!   We … Continue reading

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The Fork & Pot -A New and Unique Local Restaurant

“I’m so very fondue of you.”😝  Yay! A new restaurant in the area…35km from Ladybrand…We had to go check it out…  This brand new restaurant has a very interesting decor with a Western/Klein Karoo feel to it. There’s a windmill … Continue reading

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Clarens Beer Festival 2016 & Home-Brew Tasting

Beer, beer and more beer!  There’s always something happening around beer!  And there always seems to be beer around us! 😜 The 2016 Clarens Beer Festival was very festive and most enjoyable. Here’s last years Clarens Beer Festival blog.(Which doesn’t … Continue reading

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