Category Archives: The Western Cape

14 April is National Dolphin Day

April 14 is National Dolphin Day, an annual event that not only celebrates these amazing creatures, but also shines the spotlight on the plight of the … Continue reading

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Watching the “Right” whale!

Every year southern right whales migrate from their icy feeding grounds off Antarctica to warmer climates, reaching South Africa in June. The coastal waters teem with the giant … Continue reading

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Mountains can help us live a happier, healthier and longer life

“The mountains are calling and I must go,” naturalist John Muir famously wrote back in the 19th century. And while he set off to create and protect one … Continue reading

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So many reasons to love the Western Cape……… Our Fynbos!

South African fynbos largely makes up the tiniest floral kingdom in the world.

Spread in a narrow cupped crescent, … Continue reading

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