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African Sunshine - Noordhoek Beach via Chapmans Peak

  I have another stunning photograph filled with African Sunshine to warm up all the cold embroiderers in the North.   This is a photo that Linda Rose took on our hike up to Chapman’s Peak. It was a beautiful hike and this is what we saw…   Click on the image to enlarge.       […]

Springtime in Cape Town

  ˙·٠•●Ƹ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒ●•٠·˙ Spring is in the air and I thought you would enjoy seeing some lovely pictures of the beauty around us. Some of these photos were taken by my friend, Linda Rose.   Enjoy!   Nature seems to be angry with us at the moment, what with floods and hurricanes, cyclones, earthquakes and drought, […]

The waterfall at Silvermine

    The waterfall at Silvermine on Sunday  :-)     Click on the image to enlarge        

The mountain

      My help is in the mountain Where I take myself to heal The earthly wounds That people give to me. I find a rock with sun on it And a stream where the water runs gentle And the trees which one by one give me company. So must I stay for a […]

Overlooking Hout Bay

Hiking in Silvermine…. Overlooking Hout Bay.    Click on image to enlarge      

Jonkershoek Nature Reserve

  Jonkershoek Nature Reserve outside Stellenbosch – a hiker’s paradise!   Click on the images to enlarge                

Sand dunes near Fish Hoek

  On the way back from Peers Cave above Fish Hoek Sand Dunes…   Click on the images to enlarge                

Hike up to Chapman's Peak via Noordhoek beach

Hello! This is what my friends and I did on Mother’s day… Treated ourselves to a wonderful hike up Chapman’s Peak via Noordhoek beach. A most magnificent day. Thank you Linda and Sumi and Anita!   Click on the images to enlarge                 Highly recommended.  Happy Monday to […]

V&A Waterfront, Cape Town

  At the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town :)   Click on the image to enlarge      

A King Protea above Kalk Bay

A King Protea above Kalk Bay on our hike to the very special Spes Bona Forest    Click on image to enlarge    

Happy Valentine's day!

      Happy Valentines day! It is very hot here…. 33 degrees C, so I am sending everyone in the cold countries some hot African sunshine!   Have a super weekend.   Love Di ♥  

Hike above Kalk Bay

  High above Kalk Bay overlooking False Bay, on the way to the Spes Bona Forest…   Click on the image to enlarge      

Hike over Vlakkenberg

  Hello! Thought I would show you where we hiked the last two weekends. Last Sunday we hiked from Groot Constantia to Vlakkenberg and the views were spectacular.   Overlooking Constantia…. a little to the right of this picture is Groot Constantia, the oldest wine estate in South Africa.         And we […]

Waterfall at Silvermine

  Beautiful waterfall at Silvermine after a winter’s rain   Click on the images to enlarge          

Captivating beauty of Cape Point

  Good morning ♫♬♪  I thought I would show you where I hiked this weekend. 60 km south-west of Cape Town, at the tip of the Cape Peninsula, lies Cape Point, a nature reserve and a Natural Heritage site. Also known as the  “Cape of Storms” I was fortunate enough to hike there with some special friends and hikers. […]

Hiking at Cape Point

    I thought you would enjoy seeing the beauty surrounding Cape Town.   This photo was taken by my friend Lyn Veary on a hike at Cape Point.   Don’t you think it’s beautiful?   Sunday 24 March 2013: We went up Newlands’ ravine yesterday and over the top at the saddle via Devil’s […]

Hike up Lion's head mountain at full moon

  Hello nature lovers    Just wanted to show you some pictures  that I took on our hike up Lion’s head mountain this weekend by full moon…   This was earlier on in the evening…     This was as the sun was setting….     Cape Town by night….       and the […]

Happy Easter

    To everyone celebrating Easter this weekend: I wish you a Happy Easter! May you find lots of Easter eggs….   Have a good rest this weekend.   Love   Di ♥

Paternoster

  Paternoster.   A small, quaint fishing town on the West coast of South Africa, about 150kms north of Cape Town.   Famous for its crayfish and friendly fishing community   See why you need to visit Cape Town :)   © Bruce van Niekerk 2010. Bukela Africa Safaris “Africa with Pride”   Click on […]

Close to home

  I thought I would show you where I often walk:   Click on the images to enlarge                     Kirstenbosch Gardens in Cape Town – 5 minute walk from my studio and home. This is where I go for a lot of my inspiration….     […]

Cape Town Stadium

  This is one of my favourite photos of Cape Town at night, by Andre Bester, a talented photographer from Cape Town.   I will never forget the excitement and pride of the South African people during the world cup … it was a magical time.   Hope this will inspire you to visit our […]

A beautiful place ....

  I am sending you some African sunshine  today :))   This is a photo of L’ermitage on the slopes of Franschhoek Pass, not far from Cape Town…. Click on the image to enlarge                     Have a beautiful day ♥   Photo by Ryan van Niekerk […]

To brighten up your day ...

A little village called Paternoster.   click on the image to enlarge   A small, quaint fishing town on the West coast of South Africa, about 150kms north of Cape Town. Famous for its crayfish and friendly fishing community :)   © Bruce van Niekerk 2010


 

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