Articles Tagged 'Cape Town'

Cape Town and Table Mountain

During our short stay in Cape Town in October of 2012, during the first few days we could barely see the summit of Table Mountain, due to the 'Tablecloth' — a large formation of cloud which blankets the mountain.  On this particular day, it was the first time we had an uninterrupted view of Table [ continue reading ]

Africa: Day 6 - From Jo'burg to Cape Town

Our sixth day in Africa began a new chapter of what was a short but intense two-week journey.  The day before, we had been in the African bushveld, surrounded by amazing wildlife, some of which we had never seen before.  After the conclusion of that trip, we had flown back to civilisation, where the only [ continue reading ]

Africa: Day 1 - Arrival in Johannesburg

Wednesday, 3 October, 2012 was the date to which we had been counting down since June, when we received an invitation to attend the wedding of Joanne and Matt, to be held on 14 October in South Africa of all places.  Jo is a South African friend of Xenedette's, who was living in Sydney and is presently [ continue reading ]

Off to South Africa Tomorrow

The eve of our departure has come: Tomorrow, we fly to South Africa for an intense, once-in-a-lifetime trip.  Our four-day private photographic safari in Kruger Park, Mpumalanga, begins on Thursday.  Leading us into an amazing world full of majestic creatures, quintessential African landscapes and amazing photographic opportunities is our crack-shot team of Mario Moreno and Chad [ continue reading ]

Africa Trip Developments

Since I first announced our upcoming trip to Africa, we have been busy planning and preparing.  We have finalised a private photographic safari in the Timbavati region of Kruger Park, South Africa, with excellent landscape/wildlife photographer Mario Moreno.  Check out his work.  It is going to be a truly awesome safari, with up-close access to [ continue reading ]

It is official: We are off to Africa

It is official: we are off to Africa in a few months.  This unexpected trip has been on the agenda for a while now, as a friend is getting married in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, and we were invited to the wedding.  Naturally it is a fantastic opportunity to see and photograph wildlife and landscapes in [ continue reading ]

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