Green Season



SA Blog brings you South Africa news from the weekend which you may not have seen. (Note: over time, some links may expire, as stories are archived.) Weather, weather, more weather, etc. South Africa was hit with heavy winter weather over the weekend: rain, snow, and golf ball-sized hail. Tragically, […]

Stories from the 20-21 May ’06 Weekend: What You Missed





Even for those who’ve lived here for years and years, Cape Town continues to delight with the never-ending variations on its mountains-by-the-sea beauty. Winter Sunset And now that the days are shorter, and we’re into our annual “Green Season” (read: winter), the sunlight gives a clarity and sharpness to the […]

Winter Sunset, Camps Bay Beach


Winter has arrived in Cape Town at last! – and with it, an ominous outbreak of chest infections and head colds. Chicken Soup In the interests of public wellness, SA Blog brings you Your Correspondent’s own fantastic chicken soup recipe, sampled and heartily approved by his Lovely Assistant (among others). […]

SA Blog’s Own Chicken Soup