Company's Gardens, Cape Town, South Africa

The Company’s Gardens

We had a lovely outing to The Company’s Gardens in the Cape Town city centre behind Wale Street. I was pleasantly surprised by how green, lush and relaxing the well-maintained gardens are and I could easily spend a couple of hours walking around and chilling on a picnic blanket. We explored the grounds and aviary…

West Coast National Park, South Africa

Flower season at West Coast National Park

Yesterday we had a stunning day out at the West Coast National Park enjoying flower season with Aunty Dee and Uncle Wayne. During flower season the Park opens up to the public the 1800 hectare privately-owned Postberg region from 1 August to 30 September so that everyone can enjoy the beauty and some game viewing.…

Pavilion Rotary Park

Paige and I joined our friends Debbi and Juliette for a playdate at the Pavilion Rotary Park which is situated around the corner from the public pools on Beach Road in Sea Point and is a great little park to visit. Although Paige is still too young to join in she loved watching on as…

Green Point Park, Cape Town, South Africa

Green Point Park

After a trip to the clinic, Paige and I crossed the road and went for a walk in Green Point Park. The start of our excursion was delayed as I stood roadside trying to open the pram like a bumbling fool. Five minutes later and a kind offer of assistance by the gardener, I finally…