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 April, 2007

Monday, April 30th, 2007

Hooray for long weekends! We went through to Langebaan on Saturday morning to hang out with Jean, Cuz, Gareth and Clare at Jean’s Aunt’s place in Langebaan. Thankfully the weather had cleared up quite a bit and we were able to spend the day walking on the beach. It was great to get away to [...]

Friday, April 27th, 2007

Nena and Rob came to visit on the long weekend. On the Friday afternoon we took a lovely stroll on Camps Bay Beach only to be chased back to the car by the *massive* rainstorm that had been brewing behind us.

Sunday, April 15th, 2007

On Saturday Night we went to Shaun and Mariette’s for a DIY Sushi evening. They had all the ingredients set out and we had a great time learning how to roll our own. Ater setting out the nori (roasted seaweed) on the bamboo mats, you spread as much rice as you need to make a [...]

Tuesday, April 10th, 2007

Hooray for holiday again! I took full advantage of the long weekend and booked off an extra two days to make the trip even longer. So I arrived in Wilderness on the Thursday morning to start the chilled weekend. On Easter Sunday we always head up to the hill to watch the sun rise with [...]

Sunday, April 1st, 2007

We went down to Llundudno on Sunday evening for a walk on the beach. By going in the evening we hoped to avoid the boiling heatwave weather but landed up walking in the wind. Richard seems to be a complete dog magnet. We walked all around the boulders and the beach with the big husky [...]