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a day in the life of a domestic worker

She rises before the sun, shifting about quietly in her one-roomed shanty, careful not to disturb the three children sleeping on mats on the floor.  She slips on her plakkies, fumbles around for the bucket and opens the door slowly, to minimize the volume of the creaky hinge.   629 more words

South Africa

Things That I Don't Understand

I’ve been in Cape Town for three and a half weeks now, and I don’t understand this city. I love it, but I don’t understand it. 497 more words

The Green, Green Overberg ....

…. in the Western Cape, South Africa. This region is the food basket of Cape Town. If you want to have it real fresh on your plate ….


That's real beer ....

… brewed “Method Classique” and served by people who really know to tell beer-(hi-)stories for hours with a never fading enthusiasm. The brewery is ‘Honingklip’ somewhere hidden in the country-side near Kleinmond in the Western Cape, South Africa. 24 more words


Day 15 - #50photos50days

Cocktails in Cape Town.

One of my favourite cities in the world. Photo taken Cape Town, South Africa, December 2008