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When your legs can’t run anymore, run with your heart

Carol Ward’s life was turned completely upside down on the 1 May but the strong, determined mother of 3 is doing whatever she can to help her husband. 511 more words


Kloof Corner Ridge

‘Twas the night before Kloof Corner Ridge, when all through the house

Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse;

The Hiking boots were ready, bags packed with care, 997 more words

Lion's Head

A hike up Table Mountain, South Africa

A must do is a visit to Table Mountain. If it’s not too windy you can take a cable car directly to the top and back down again. 819 more words


Leaving a part of my heart (and soul) in Africa

I’m writing this from back in the UK having spent the best part of the last 3 weeks in South Africa. The first half of the trip was a safari in… 536 more words

Wildlife Photography

Up Diagonal, down India Venster

Mindfulness is a lifetime’s journey along a path that ultimately leads nowhere – only to who you are

We parked the bikes at the parking area where one turns off Kloofnek Road to drive up to Table Mountain.

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Western Cape

Closing Out Cape Town

My last month in Cape Town was a quiet one.  I lived in a peaceful cottage in the Greenpoint neighborhood and spent most of my time simply relaxing or working on my book.   261 more words


Hiking Cape Town: Table Mountain's India Venster

Cape Town, South Africa is a great place for hiking because several classic peaks–such as Lions Head and Table Mountain–sit in close proximity to the city, so it’s possible to access them easily for quick day hikes. 393 more words