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Hawston Fish Festival

On the first Saturday of December the community of Hawston hosts a Fish Festival.  This festival is an institution and attracts visitors from far and near.   78 more words


Lunch at Newton Johnson, Hemel-en-Aarde, Hermanus

Newton Johnson remains a favourite stop on the Hemel-en-Aarde road just outside Hermanus.  Good news is that the restaurant is back in business.  A wine tasting here has once again the potential to progress to lunch.   282 more words


Ell 269 - a vegan eatery in Hermanus

We stumbled upon Norah Hudson’s vegan restaurant ELL 269 in Hermanus today. ELL stands for Eat Love Life and 269 refers to the 269 Life vegan activist movement. 604 more words


Part Two- Obby and the Two British Bears

Chapter One

‘Hello Obby, you look very busy this morning.’

‘Good morning Mrs Macdassie,’ greets Obby waving his Pritt covered hand.

‘What are you doing?’ 1,485 more words


Nissan SA - How amazingly stupid!

Nissan South Africa have sent out letter to Nissan Lavina owners recalling a number of models because of a potentially faulty airbag …. the letter to the clients do not outline any course of action the client is meant to take, nor who to contact, in short they say ABOLUTELY NOTHING other than they are recalling the model. 85 more words

The Overberg

The Royal Oke in Stanford

Here is yet another place hubby and I need to re-visit when next in the Hermanus/Stanford area … The Royal Oke.   Cheryl and Bob have had a breakfast there which they said was very good. 83 more words


Elim Wine Festival - Sip Sip Hooray

Elim is a 2 hour journey south from where I live in Hermanus.  This drive down south feels like a real road trip as the best way to undertake it is to start early and stop over in Stanford for supplies of the sweet and flaky kind.   155 more words