Fresnaye

Fresnaye

Fresnaye is a prime option for the rich and famous of Cape Town, most likely because it escapes the ravages of the Summer wind. The first thing I think about when I see the word ‘Fresnaye’ is that: ‘surely this is some type of cheese’. This is...
Simon’s Town

Simon’s Town

Simon’s Town is a suburb, or town, in the far outreaches of Cape Town. Technically it is a part of the city, but somehow, like other parts of Cape Town, it’s really its own town completely – as the name surely suggests. A former place of harbour for...
Boulders Beach

Boulders Beach

Boulders Beach is a wonderful option if you want to both swim and see some penguins. Or just want to be chased by a wild animal and survive to tell the story. Recently I made my way down here with a friend as a second stop that was part of a giant Peninsula tour. The...