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 July, 2007

Monday, July 23rd, 2007

Years ago we used to have family holidays every year. Most of the time we’d head to Wilderness (before we moved there) or to the Drakensburg or (and this is way back in the day) Umhlanga Rocks. Living in Wilderness is almost like living on holiday so that fell away a bit when we moved [...]

Monday, July 16th, 2007

It was great to get away from Cape Town early on the Friday. I thought the traffic getting to George was going to be way worse. Jacques has sorted out some sweet accommodation at the Blue Whale in Pacaltsdorp (i know!) and I was quite thankful to not have to drive all the way to [...]

Sunday, July 8th, 2007

I’ve started writing down information about the hikes and places that I’ve visited during my time in Cape Town. It’s still a work in progress but I’ve put up the link in the blue bar at the top in the meantime. By posting these details I hope to show you that organizing things to do [...]

Wednesday, July 4th, 2007

Be prepared for a lot of photos with this one, the views were too stunning to single out only a few… Yes, for those of you confused that my birthday is not listed in facebook, Monday was indeed my birthday :) So Ruth took the day off with me and we had a great day [...]