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 December, 2006

Saturday, December 30th, 2006

Christmas at home was pretty awesome this year. The weather wasn’t as good as we normally get it but there was still lots of hiking and chilling on the beach to be done.Richard was also in George spending Christmas with his family so we managed to spend a lot of time together. On Christmas day [...]

Friday, December 29th, 2006

During the holiday we spent a few days on the beach at Herold’s Bay. Richard’s friend, Martin, was staying in a house there with the family’s new border collie puppy.I want a puppy!!

Thursday, December 28th, 2006

We drove back from the Cango Wildlife Park in Oudtshoorn on what must have been the hottest day of December. But thanks to the heat, the pass was beautifully clear and we got some photos as we came back through to George. I was glad we got to travel it on such a clear day. [...]

Thursday, December 28th, 2006

On what must have been the hottest day this holiday, we went to the Cango Wildlife Park in Oudtshoorn. Joining us were Richard’s family from Australia, Karen and Ryan and Tracy and Michael. We started with a guided walk through the crocodile section of the park. They were all just chilling out in the heat [...]

Wednesday, December 20th, 2006

Last night we went down to Vic Bay to watch the film festival sponsored by Wavescape. We went with Kyle, Karen and some of Richard’s family from Australia. The whole vibe is pretty kief. They set up a massive blow up screen on the grass there and everyone brings blankets and picnics and it’s a [...]