African shoestrings – South Africa Day Fourty one – Stellenbosch

One of these future expeditions was the now confirmed Kalahari trip that left in three days time from a place called Upington in the far north, so we thought we'd just relax and hang around Stellenbosch in the meantime. Strangely enough after a day just ambling around, we got bored!  It's not that we hadn't … Continue reading African shoestrings – South Africa Day Fourty one – Stellenbosch

Wine tasting in the Napa Valley

I've written before briefly about my love of wine. See Willamette Valley. So more in that theme. I've been to some of the most famous wine regions in the world and none more so than the Napa Valley in Northern California. Well known for it's Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardies (Chardonnay), it's also got a few … Continue reading Wine tasting in the Napa Valley

Tables in Salamanca Spain

Salamanca in Central Spain is a little bit off the tourist route but well worth a visit. It's pretty much a university town with architectural splendour and a lively party scene. (like everywhere else in Spain). Of course it has its fair share of restaurants. This is one is in Salamanca's main square, the Plaza … Continue reading Tables in Salamanca Spain