Hiking up Table Mountain!

Hey!! Time is flying by and I only have 3 more days left at St. George’s now before I start my last week of volunteering at the Red Cross Children’s Hospital. The weekend before I went to Port Elizabeth, I went to go see Alex at Ashanti in Cape Town. We decided to (I made […]

Surf’s Up!

After I had finished my scuba diving course, I thought I would challenge myself just a little bit further by trying some suurfing!  It didn’t take long before I learned that surfing is not easy! I knew it would be difficult, because I’ve never quite understood how those surfers get up on their boards, but that I […]

Day 4: The best day of my life (PS. I saw sharks)

It was the last day of our scuba diving Open Water course and I would probably rank it as one of the top 10 days in my life. I still can’t believe it really took place, it did indeed feel like it was a bit too good to be true and I feel extremely privileged and […]

A look into events of the past

You can’t go to Cape Town and not go to Robben Island, so after 5 weeks over here, Alex and I had booked tickets to go there on Saturday. We hadn’t exactly taken into consideration that Friday was Halloween, and so we trotted down to the Waterfront Saturday morning with a slight headache being quite […]

“African” market

After Amalie, Alex, and my visit to Bo-Kaap on Saturday, we strolled to the Greenmarket Square, which is just a 5 minute walk from Bo-Kaap. Off to the market we went! There is a market at the Greenmarket Square every day until 5pm. Selling anything from bags, to paintings to jewelry, small giraffe and elephant statues, clothes, bags – […]