If you’ve been here for a while, then you may remember this post and this post about my favourite little beach town, Jeffrey’s Bay. J-Bay locals live a life centered around the ocean and surfing. That’s probably why the town has such an undeniable laid-back feel.
Supertubes has to be one of the most famous waves in the world (think the WSL championship tour) and is widely considered as the best right-hand point-break out there. It’s wild to think that for us Eastern Cape locals, it sits right here in our backyard.
Sitting right above the wave of every surfer’s dreams, is African Perfection, luxury guesthouses on Supertubes. It really doesn’t get much better than this. The guesthouses are made up of three self-catering properties and two B&B properties. When African Perfection reached out to offer a complimentary stay, the answer was a no-doubt-about-it yes, yes, yes!
I had this post ready and waiting in my drafts for months – and then the pandemic started. For a while, I was scared that we would never have events like this again. Considering how long we were trapped indoors for, you can forgive me for jumping to that conclusion.Continue reading “Baakens Food Truck Funday.”→
Local travel is the best. South Africa is home to a lot of stunning, seaside gems, and Knysna is one of them. This beautiful town in the Western Cape is where we spent the weekend, 2 months ago when the mid-semester break offered us a chance to have a bit of freedom from university work.Continue reading “Knysna.”→
Sunshine, stunning seascapes and the best right-hand point break in the world – there are a lot of reasons to love Jeffrey’s Bay, but today we’ll be talking about just one: The Corona Open J-Bay.Continue reading “The Corona Open J-Bay 2019.”→
Today marks exactly one week since the end of the National Arts Festival 2019, hosted in the lovely Grahamstown (Makhanda). The National Arts Festival is an event I eagerly await all year round till the June/July period arrives. It’s a (really, really) good excuse to head out for a road-trip, and more importantly, to come together with other festival-goers young and old, local and foreign, to celebrate the arts. Continue reading “The National Arts Festival 2019.”→