Five cool things to do in Muizenberg

As the Cape Town chill begins to set in, you may find yourself slowly starting to hibernate. This weekend, press pause on your dvd player, pull back the covers and head to Muizenberg for some ice cream, secondhand books, vinyl beats, cappuccinos and a good old beach walk.

The colours of Kalk Bay

Once you’ve had enough pickled fish and hot cross buns, Kalk Bay is alive with people, artists, fishermen, seals, coffee snobs and sightseers. Take a drive out from Cape Town and enjoy this little rustic haven.

A train ride: the Cape coastline in motion

It’s been years since I braved a train ride in Cape Town, but I decided to hop on and journey to Simonstown on a sunny public holiday to capture the Cape’s coastline in motion.

My Paternoster pig, yerba mate and camping on the beach

If you dream of camping on the beach, playing bongoes beside the fire, lazing in a hammorck and floating in salty turquoise ocean, then get in your car and visit the West Coast. Langebaan and Paternoster will leave you wishing you didn’t to leave.