We attended the South African Cheese Festival on Friday. We were very fortunate to attend on this day as it was absolutely glorious weather for such an event. After entering and exploring the vendors; sampling treats as we went, we bought a few varieties of cheese, olives, baguette, and some wine and had a little picnic as the band played. These types of events are important to local producers of these delicacies and provide an opportunity for people to try new things from a variety of farms.
Final Days in Cape TownJuly 1, 2017
Settling back into the Cape Town lifestyle following our road trip was a cinch for me. The final week of the trip was to be spent hanging around the city, exploring the beaches, and sights around town. I was most happy about having a place to stay in Sea Point. When I lived in Gardens, […]
South Africa Road TripJune 18, 2017
Following the research workshops and conference, I was ready to switch into vacation mode and start further exploring around the Western Cape. I feel very fortunate that I was able to tack some vacation time onto this trip, and had another two weeks with which to explore further and enjoy the late South African […]
Return to Cape Town: First Few DaysJune 13, 2017
I feel so fortunate to have had a chance to return to Cape Town in March, nearly five years to the date I left. I always knew that I would return again, but I did not realize that time would come so soon and under the circumstance it did. I made my way to Cape […]