Bed & Breakfasts




A friend from Germany was in town last week and desperately wanted to visit some natural hot springs. We have 4 of such that I am aware of, and there are all within 2 hours of Cape Town. Goudini Spa: A large family resort with municipal charm and old world […]

Hot Springs and spas in the Cape



Arniston is a sleepy fishing village about 2 and a half hours from Cape Town and is a favourite retreat for families, and weekender’s. It is frequented mainly by South Africans, so if you are looking for something less touristy and with no choice of restaurants this is it. The […]

Arniston/Waenhuiskrans Overberg


The fantastic fishing spot we found on our trip to Wilderness was the Jetty at Victoria Bay, and what lovely little place it is too. You often hear about Vic Bay in surfing circles as they have annual comp here, but this was the first time I had been. The […]

Garden Route: Victoria Bay




There is a lovely lodge just after the Huguenot tunnel on the N1, that I have always seen , but never stayed at until this weekend. With the advent of the tunnel it brings it too close to Cape Town, to be an overnight stop before heading North and I […]

Du Toit’s Kloof Lodge: Good Cop Review


SA Logue’s friends at Amohela ho Spitskop, a country guest house in the tiny Free State village of Clocolan, have sent through these stunning photos of snow in the Drakensberg mountains – taken, more or less, from Amohela’s front porch! Feast your eyes on winter in Africa: Drakensberg Snow View […]

Stunning Snow Pics from Amohela ho Spitskop


If you’re planning to visit Joburg, and find yourself with a free night or two, then this weekend’s edition of The Star newspaper has a tip for you: head over to the Magaliesberg, and take a Magaliesberg Meander to the 5-star Budmarsh Lodge. I’ve never seen the lodge myself, but […]

On a Magaliesberg Meanderabout? Stay at the Budmarsh Lodge



Coffee on the Rocks 81 Cliff Street De Kelders, Western Cape | Map View from Coffee on the Rocks Specialty: Coffee, tea, cake, light meals. Contact: Tel: +27 (0) 28 384 0217, Fax: N/A SA Blog recommends a look inside? Don’t miss it!

Coffee on the Rocks, De Kelders, Whale Coast: Cafe Review