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Saturday, September 24, 2011

Flowers Darling South Africa

We were looking for an alternative flower venue, and head in the direction of the well known little town on our west coast called Darling, which is about 30minutes drive from Cape Town. We were delighted to come across two really special reserves, the one called the Tinie Versveldt Reserve as well as a very small Vygie Reserve just before Yzerfontein.

I used my 16 - 35mm 2.8is lens with polarized filter to get these shots.  The flowers were too low down for me to make use of my tripod. 









Monday, September 19, 2011

Go Magazine Tankwa Karoo article

A big thank you to all at Go Magazine and Bokomo Rusks who assisted in the layout and printing of our Tankwa Karoo article in the October 2011 issue. 

We look forward to seeing you on our next adventure.

Alex & Juanita.

Weg Tydskrif Oktober 2011

Baie dankie aan almal by Weg Tydskrif en Bokomo Beskuit wat saamgestaan het om ons Tankwa artikel so mooi uit een te set en te publiseer in julle Oktober 2011 uitgawe. 
Ons sien julle hopelik weer op ons volgende avontuur.
Alex & Juanita.


Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Flowers of Table Mountain

Flowers of the West Coast are at their peak at the moment.  Alex has been taking so many beautiful pictures of the flowers lately, he inspired me to also take a walk on the wild side to see if I can find another magic shot.  Im very happy with this photo and hope you enjoy viewing it too.


Monday, September 12, 2011

Tankwa National Park experience

We are very proud to share with you that we have recently won the first prize sponsored by Bokomo when we entered their Greatest Escapes Competition on Facebook.  This article will be published in the Weg Tydskrif and Go Magazine for October 2011.  Thank you to Weg / Go Magazine and Bokomo for choosing our photo's as the overall winner.

We have written the full story of our fun trip to the Tankwa Karoo National park, which can be read on Our Hiking Blog.

Tankwa Karretjie Mense

Sunset of the Karoo

Viewpoint at Elandsberg Tankwa Karoo

Overnight accommodation in the Tankwa Karoo

The beauty of the Karoo never ends

The riverbed of the Tankwa River

Tankwa River Bridge