brewery tour · SAB World of Beer · South African Breweries

SAB World of Beer Tour

Did you know that the (current) second largest brewery in the world started right here in South Africa? I sure didn’t – until my husband and I went through the tour at SAB World of Beer. We joined a very fun and interesting group of people through a Meetup, which made the whole experience even… Continue reading SAB World of Beer Tour

Food · South African food

Food, Glorious Food (Part 2)

  My last post was about the South African foods that I love – and I realize that I barely scratched the surface of what this country has to offer in good food.  But now let’s focus on the stuff that I find ……well, not so good.  As the quote says, “You have to take the… Continue reading Food, Glorious Food (Part 2)

Food · South African food

Food, Glorious Food (Part 1)

I think that no matter how much or how little we enjoy about an area that we’re in (whether visiting or living), we can usually find local food(s) or drink(s) that we wish that we could take back home with us.   I find myself thinking about food a lot. It’s not unusual for me to… Continue reading Food, Glorious Food (Part 1)

Drakensberg Mountains · Royal Natal National Park

A Weekend in Northern Drakensberg

It had been a stressful couple of days. Some of it had been exaggerated in my own mind, but it was there, nonetheless.  I was going bonkers listening to the incessant noise that comes along with living smack dab off a busy main road. My belated anniversary trip to the Northern Drakensberg mountains couldn’t have… Continue reading A Weekend in Northern Drakensberg