Tag Archives: Maiden’s Cove

Camps Bay and Sea Point Tidal Pools on ‘14 prettiest ocean pools in the world’ List!


Conde Nast Traveller has selected two Cape Town Tidal Pools in their list of 14 prettiest ocean pools in the world’.

The Camps Bay Tidal Pool is about 500 meters from my home, and is a favourite for me to photograph at, especially at sunset. It is one of two Cape Town Tidal pools included in the list, even though the publication chose the wrong photograph of it for its article, using the Maiden’s Cove Tidal Pool photograph. The latter Tidal Pool is also based in Camps Bay, towards Clifton.

The Sea Point Tidal Pool at Milton Beach is the second Cape Town Ocean Pool on the Condé Nast Traveller List. Continue reading →

Corona Virus: Lockdown Journey Journal, Day 26 of Level 3, 21 August 2021


Friday 21 August 2021, Day 26 of Level 3 😷

Corona Gratitude 🙏

#gratitude for such a wonderful day, with no stress or strain; for an admin and writing catch up day, allowing me some time off this weekend; for a visit by Anna Marie V. Tielmann, who saw me on my terrace when she walked past with her baby son, catching up on 6 months since we had last seen each other; for a wonderful Bakoven walk, seeing three heart and one dancer clouds; for my Minsky showing me so much love, being far more housebound than ever before, finally having forgiven me Continue reading →

Corona Virus: Lockdown Journey Journal, Day 8 of Level 2 Adjusted, 7 June 2021


Monday 7 June 2021, Day 8 of Adjusted Level 2 😷

Corona Gratitude 🙏

#grateful for a perfect 7 hour continuous sleep, it being quiet in the next door apartment overnight and the renters checking out this morning 🙏; for a speed working morning, so that I could attend a meeting in Sea Point, meeting the owner of the hotel, so that I could get to know him better; for a quick shop at Kleinsky’s; for discovering a massive film shoot for Fear Factor India at Maiden’s Cove, having to stop and photograph the action, even though we were told not to 😱; for a working Continue reading →

Corona Virus: Lockdown Journey Journal, Day 91 of Level 1, 30 May 2021


Sunday 30 May 2021, Day 91 of Level 1 😷

Corona Gratitude 🙏

#Grateful for a very foggy morning turning into such a beautiful day, perfect for the Camps Bay Community Litter clean up we did this morning; for being spoilt with tea by The 41 restaurant, our sponsor; for a safe drive to the Tyger Waterfront and back, starting with an ice cream spoil at The Dairy Den in Willowbridge; for a good Status meeting with my new client Harvest Culture Eaterie, followed by its launch function this evening; for getting home safely, despite more roadworks Continue reading →