Monthly Archives: April 2015

And now the end is near and so…..

we will be going off on the next leg of our journey. We have been in South Africa now for 20 weeks now and sadly, tomorrow night we will be leaving. We are going back to the UK for 3 … Continue reading

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Taalmonument near Paarl

Yesterday we decided to take a trip to see the Afrikaanse Taalmonument.  This is about 15 miles from Stellenbosch, on a hill overlooking Paarl. It is a monument completed in 1975, to celebrate the declaration, in 1925, of Afrikaans as … Continue reading

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A couple of days in Cape Town

When we arrived in South Africa, Elsa and I intended to visit Cape Town on quite a few occasions. However, due to there being a lot to do in the Stellenbosch area, we had only got round to going once … Continue reading

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