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3-6 October: The Two Oceans Hermanus Whale Festival

The Hermanus Whale Festival is celebrating its 23rd year as the only enviro-arts festival in South Africa, “putting the creatures of the deep on stage and under the spotlight alongside top performers and musicians from 3 October to 6 October”. 147 more words


Whales in the bookshop

The whales have arrived in Hermanus! 

A new arrival on our bookshelves is Watching Whales and Dolphins in Southern Africa by Noel Ashton who is not only an expert in his field but is also a talented artist.  62 more words

Hemingways Of Hermanus

John, Sophie and Nunu

Last night we got to babysit little Nunu, she is the sweetest little girl we have ever met!

This is Calvin teaching her to play guitar, she absolutely loved spending time with him! 9 more words

Baby Sitting

Wendy & Diesel

We spent two days looking after Diesel, the funniest little charmer we have ever met.

Wendy thank you for going the extra mile to make us feel welcome in your home, it was such a great weekend and we hope we can come visit Diesel again soon.

Kate & Calvin

Baby Sitting

Hemel-en-Aarde tops SAWI's 2014 wine list



The South African Wine Index (SAWI) started out in 2009 and produces a guide for South African wines that have been tasted blind. Results are entered into an algorithm which spits out a value out of 100. 202 more words


Hermanus, home to South Africa's whales

About 1,5 hours driving from Cape Town is a top whale watching spot in South Africa: Hermanus. The sea near Hermanus is deep fairly close to the land and that’s why it’s a perfect spot for whales. 162 more words