Category Archives: africa

rocklands in motion

Welcome to our world tucked away in the Cederberg mountains of South Africa! This short film was intended as a quick cut of my footage from the past few weeks for a presentation at the Mountain Club of South Africa.  … Continue reading

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transkei road trip, pt 2

On our return from the Transkei, we stopped for a visit to John and Nikki, Steve’s aunt and uncle, and their kids, Katy and Matthew, who live in a small town in the Eastern Cape. We braved the rainy day … Continue reading

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transkei road trip, pt 1

In early December, we hit the road with Steve’s parents, Dee and Mike, heading to Bulungula Lodge, a backpackers perched next to the ocean in a remote Transkei village, a two day drive from Cape Town. From a map, the … Continue reading

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so long cape town. hello argentina!

We can’t believe that 6 months have rolled by since we touched down in South Africa, but its sadly time to say goodbye to the Mother City. Tomorrow morning we fly to Buenos Aires and on to Patagonia where we’ll … Continue reading

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roping up in south africa

After Rocklands, Angie and I spent a few months rope climbing in Montagu, Oudtshoorn and the Hex mountains, three super cool spots in the Western Cape of South Africa. Montagu is a quaint village nestled in the mountains a few … Continue reading

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getting our desert on

In August, we took a two week road trip into Namibia. Our friends Dave and Lee-Ann organized it all, and we got to go along for the ride. With good company, desolate desert landscapes, beautiful light, and pretty good roads, … Continue reading

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Mooiste Meisie

Angie and I went back to the Cedarberg last week to catch the last cold snap of the season, enjoying for the first time the overwhelming luxuries of a De Pakhuys cabin (shelter and warmth!)  Unfortunately, after a trying week … Continue reading

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butt shots

A few of Africa’s finest, captured from the rear. Zebra Impala Elephant Leopard Lion Ostrich Dave

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magical notten’s bush camp

About two weeks after we landed in Cape Town, we loaded down our tiny VW Citi Golf (which must the most ubiquitous design in South Africa, with a body design that hasn’t changed from the eighties) and hit the road with … Continue reading

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where the wild things are

A few animal pics from our africa adventures so far. The full set can be viewed here: Angie in the lions den (tame lions being gradually reintroduced to the wild) We found this squid washed up on Kommetjie beach The … Continue reading

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