False Bay


We have been getting increasing reports of shark sightings around Noordhoek beach and Kommetjie. These reports are not coming from surfers or fisherman, but dedicated “Sharkspotters” who’s job it is to warn surfers and bathers to the presence of large toothy fish.

Shark Alert in False Bay! Sharkspotters to the rescue.


On the lovely road that runs from Fish Hoek to Simonstown (a.k.a. Main Road, a.k.a. the M4), there’s a turnoff point near the hamlet of Glencairn, where motorists can stop for a moment and scan the smaller Simons and greater False Bays for sailboats, sharks and – during the season […]

Glencairn Whale Watching Viewpoint


SA Logue brings you the top five places in Cape Town for fish & chips. See our Fish & Chips Top 5 tag for more. Fish Hoek Fisheries Main Road (M4) Fish Hoek | Map Fish Hoek Fisheries Specialty: Fish & Chips Tel: +27 (0) 21 782 2314 SA Blog […]

Fish Hoek Fisheries, Fish Hoek: Fish & Chips Top Five



Spotted! A haul of yellowtail! (Seriola lalandi) Where? Kalk Bay Harbour, Kalk Bay | Map Loving SA yet? No! Why not? Because we were caught by the local fisherman, obviously! Yellowtail Highlight so far? Swimming freely off Cape Point, eating every smaller fish in sight. Sore points? Ending up in […]

Piscine view: A Haul of Yellowtail!


St. James Beach St. JamesOff Main Road, Cape Town | Map St. James Beach St. James beach is not a true beach – it’s a man-made tidal pool surrounded by scraps of sand, with a large grassy verge for picnics. Directions: From Cape Town, take the M3 or M5 highways […]

St. James Beach, St. James, Cape Town: Beach Review


The Olive Station 165 Main Road, Muizenberg Cape Town | Map (Near the Muizenberg train station.) The Olive Station Specialty: Olives, coffee, Mediterrannean breakfasts & lunches, vegetarian and special-diet deli foods Contact: Tel: +27 (0) 21 788 3264 [email protected] SA Blog recommends a look inside? If you’re in the area.

The Olive Station, Muizenberg, Cape Town: Cafe Review