Tag Archives: ocean

Beach Yoga  – my new favourite activity

“Those who live by the sea can hardly form a single thought of which the sea would not be part.” ― Hermann Broch I’ve come to understand that I will always need to be close to the sea. You see, the … Continue reading

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What better way to celebrate a birthday than on top of Table Mountain in Cape Town

For my Mom’s birthday last month, my Dad and I joined her on a spontaneous sun downer trip up Table Mountain. As locals who glance at the mountain everyday, you sometimes forget how spectacular the view from up there is. … Continue reading

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Muizenberg Musings

To end off my holiday break on Sunday, a few friends and I headed to Surfer’s Corner in Muizenberg for a surf followed by brunch at Knead. Yes, you all know I’ve done this outdoor activity many times but it … Continue reading

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The ebb and flow of life – a guest post by Natalia Cohen

From the day I met Natalia Cohen at the required yachting STCW 95 qualification training we were doing in Cape Town; I was inspired by her spirit and sense of adventure. Natalia has seen and experienced so many different parts … Continue reading

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DEAR VELVET: The Sea Is Calling Me

You may have noticed, as I am settling back home in Cape Town, South Africa, that my blogs have become more about my travelling mind rather than venturing to distant, exciting destinations. My mind never stops ticking, as my friends … Continue reading

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A weekend away to Misty Cliffs near Scarborough, Cape Town

This weekend I joined my friend and Birthday girl, Nicole, along with some of our best friends for a weekend away to Misty Cliffs near Scarborough. After work on Friday we all packed our cars, put on some good tunes and … Continue reading

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Another gorgeous Cape Town sunset along Sea Point Promenade

Following my love for outdoor activities in Cape Town, South Africa; I had to share these gorgeous iPhone snap shots taken along the Sea Point Promenade yesterday evening. My friend, Louise, and I were in need of fresh sea air … Continue reading

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