Vacation: Sipping Wine, Walking the Beach…and Riding ELEPHANTS!

After we left Oudtshoorn we drove down the N12 towards George. After a couple of missed turns and backtracking we got on the right road to do a little wine tasting. We were looking for Herold Wines, a small vineyard off the beaten track…WAY off the beaten track, as in there was no physical address,…

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Saturdays

Saturdays for me mean Old Biscuit Mill for breakfast/brunch. Old Biscuit is like an outdoor market/shopping center, but on Saturdays, there is a whole section of food vendors, and the food is EXCELLENT for a food-lover like myself. I always tell myself I’m going to try new things when I go, but there are certain…

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Thursday’s Gourmet Food Night

Today was an impromptu eat-out-food-day. It started with a vegan popsicle in the French Quarter at a place called Meltdown–it was strawberry cardamom flavored. It was a little lacking in cardamom flavor, but it was still great nonetheless. The aim of the afternoon was  to go see the Naval ships (it’s fleet week), but after standing…

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Mardi Gras Weekend

Well I meant to blog throughout Mardi Gras, but anyone who’s been here during that time knows how chaotic a time period that is, especially when it’s your first time me like it was for me. In short, it was so much fun; unlike anything I’ve ever experienced. But, I am still paying for all…

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