Safari Day 2

Safari Day 2

The natural beauty of Kapama Private game reserve. The second day of our safari adventure got off to an early start with a 5 am wake-up call. Thankfully the room had a coffee pod machine, so I could caffeinate before seeing people. We then had a quick breakfast. This...
Safari trip

Safari trip

This was our vehicle for the trip. We finally went on a safari after a few delays and bumps along the way We had originally planned to do this trip in January, with P’s brother and his wife. Unfortunately, P’s brother had a health issue come up and they...
Flowers are blooming

Flowers are blooming

Last weekend we took a trip to a national park on the west coast with some friends. Even though it was close to Cape Town it was a park we hadn’t been to yet. The wildflowers were in certainly in bloom. Unfortunately, it was partially overcast and some of the...
Carnival

Carnival

Last night I was able to go to Carnival with some fellow expats. I went into it expecting something similar to what I’ve heard Carnival in Brazil is like. Cape Town didn’t disappoint. The weather was beautiful and since the parade was at night we...

Perspective

Earlier this week I went on a little tourist excursion with another trailing spouse expat. Since neither of us have a car we relied on one of those busses that drives tourists around.  I’m sure you’ve seen the busses packed with folks taking pictures at...