Me, Rachel Swailes. My blog about stuff I get up to in and around the Western Cape, Cape Town, George, Wilderness, Hermanus and other cool places :)

Archive for November, 2006

Thursday, November 30th, 2006

A few weeks ago I got a call from my good friend Nena in Joburg. Mark, a friend of hers, had organised an Otter Trail trip and there were some places open. So Richard and I jumped at the idea and this week we got back from five awesome days outside. We got to George [...]

Saturday, November 11th, 2006

At work, every other day I try to go for a walk around the Company Gardens. They are just a few roads over from work and it’s a great stress relief to go wonder around the greenery. The Gardens are surrounded by all of the museums, and standing on the grass in the center of [...]

Sunday, November 5th, 2006

Sunday was a beautiful day so we decided to get up Table Mountain again. This time via Skeleton Gorge through Kirstenbosch Gardens. The climb is basically uphill with no level bits along the way. But as you get out of the forest you get this awesome view stretching out behind you. Once at the top [...]