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 :)

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Saturday, January 10th, 2009

Sunshine and beautiful beaches! Always makes for a good holiday :)

Tuesday, January 6th, 2009

During our trip home to South Africa, we visited Cape Town to attend Richard’s sister’s wedding.

Sunday, September 7th, 2008

Mom and Ruth came to visit on their way up to Scotland. It was so great to see them!

I think I pretty much shopped Ruth out though… (Mom you can NEVER outshop!)

Wednesday, June 25th, 2008

On one of the clearer days (apart from the minor shower) we headed out to Yetholm Mains for a walk in the hills. We did part of St Cuthbert’s Way and a little of the Penine Way but mostly just explored the hills in the sunshine. I landed up going to Scotland to get a [...]

Wednesday, June 25th, 2008

Well, the photos I landed up look pretty summery, but most were taken while wearing a raincoat! We were quite lucky with the weather for most of the visit, but it still made coming back to London feel like returning to the tropics. The picture above was taken at the main ceremony of the Melrose [...]