Arabian Nights – The Engagement

Friends of ours living in Abu Dhabi, convinced us to come visit, and with persistence, we finally gave in.  Aladdin was one of my favourite stories as a child.  Picturing all the scenes from this adventure, made me excited to explore and make our own adventure a reality.  Soon we would experience our own Arabian […]

The Beginning (Zanzibar)

Zanzibar was only a dream Traveling to Zanzibar, wasn’t even a thought when I first started talking to Heinie and the only reason for me doing that was to prove a point.  A mutual friend told me he thought I was stuck up, and I wanted to prove him wrong.  I carefully walked over to […]

Gin&Tonic Festival

As a recent Capetonian, I discovered that there are some amazing Gin distilleries, and what better way to spend a Sunday than a day filled with Gin and plenty of fun. All the favourites under one roof at the Old Biscuit Mill in Woodstock, Cape Town. Leaving the Motorcycle behind, we decided to take an […]

Garden Route National Park

The Road Less Traveled

When Heinie told me, we were going on a trip to Knysna, using roads less traveled, my eyes grew big with worry.  How am I going to survive such a long trip on the back of a bike? On gravel roads, need I say more.  Well, nothing scares me, normally, and I didn’t want to […]

Trip to Franschhoek

In between mountains is the town Franschhoek, which is only about 75km from Cape Town.  It has centuries old vineyards and old Cape Dutch architecture.  Very good wines, and well known chefs are found in this little town. A must see for everyone travelling to the Western Cape. Local Market is open on a Saturday, […]