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Travel and a bit of shopping

Jollity at Jonkershuis

First published on http://www.grootconstantia.co.za  Walking towards Jonkershuis Restaurant at Groot Constantia evokes images of scenes in art films where extended families and groups of friends gather around long tables laden … Continue reading

September 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

Olfaction (the sense of smell) and other senses at Ormonde

First published on http://www.westcoastway.co.za  The word sensory comes from the Latin word sentire meaning to perceive or feel. This adjective describes something relating to sensation i.e. something that you feel … Continue reading

September 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

Take a red bus on a purple route

First published on http://www.grootconstantia.co.za  The wheels of the bus go round and round… and everyone on the City Sightseeing Red Tour Bus swivels their heads from side to side as … Continue reading

September 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

SO MAK SOOS ‘N LAM(METJIE)

First published in Die Burger, July 2014 (Since this article has been published some places have closed down or changed ownership) Die oumense het gesê jy skei die skape van … Continue reading

September 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

Stoksielalleen op verlate strande

First published in Die Burger, July 2014 Stap van Brandfontein na Suiderstrand ‘n Waarlik ongerepte strand waar jy vir ‘n paar uur se stap net enkelinge teëkom. Daar’s nie so … Continue reading

September 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Ek kan jou ‘n brief gee

First published in Die Burger, July 2014 (Since this article has been published some places have closed down or changed ownership) Helaas, die dae van ‘n brief skryf, in ‘n … Continue reading

September 10, 2018 · Leave a comment

IN DIE KOL MET KOLWYNTJIES

First published in Die Burger, June 2014; original photographs not used) Almal ken mos maar kolwyntjies van kindsbeen af. Soos dinge maar gaan, het kolwyntjies uit die mode geraak en … Continue reading

September 5, 2018 · Leave a comment