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Pasop vir – of geniet – modeltreinsiekte

First published in Die Burger, July 2018 Die hoofstraat wat deur die suidelike voorstede van Kaapstad tot knap voor die see by Muizenberg kronkel, is die tweelingbroer van Voortrekkerweg wat … Continue reading

October 20, 2019 · Leave a comment

TJIL ‘N AAND IN DULLSTROOM

First published in Beeld, June 2018 (Since this article has been published some details might have changed) Om net ‘n aand in Dullstroom deur te bring, laat glad nie aan … Continue reading

October 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

Roer jou litte na Redelinghuys

First published in Die Burger, May 2018   As dit jou eerste besoek aan Redelinghuys is, hang jou mond oop as jy in die handvol strate afry en die een … Continue reading

October 9, 2019 · Leave a comment

‘n Sweed kuier in die Wes-Kaap

First published in Die Burger, April 2018 Kom kuier weer in Suid-Afrika, vra ek vir Maria Drangel, my penmaat uit die dae toe koeverte en posseëls nog nodig was om … Continue reading

October 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

Raak verlief op ‘n lokomotief

First published in Rapport, December 2017 Daar’s ’n trein – toe-toe-toe, toe-toe-toe, daar’s ‘n trein… Refreine van dié liedjie hoor ‘n mens kort-kort soos al die passasiers op die Ceres-Kaapstad-Ceres … Continue reading

October 2, 2019 · 1 Comment

Can’t get enough of the Buff

First published in Juice, Mango Air in October 2017 Wheelies and donuts at the Buff In 2017 the 40th Buffalo Rally was held in South Africa when more than 5000 … Continue reading

October 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

Oulap se rooi maak mooi

First published in Die Burger, March 2018  Soos die ou spreekwoord lui, helder ‘n spatsel kleur, veral rooi, alles op. Of: hoe rooier, hoe mooier! Die Red Tin Roof, Riebeek-Kasteel … Continue reading

September 30, 2019 · Leave a comment