Author: Tanya Van Der Spuy

Whale Mystery :-)

Whale Mystery 🙂 Lurina Eykelenboom-Fourie photographed this scene from Gearings Point on the 08th of December last year and was wondering if anybody remembers this incident? She writes ” To me it seemed as if the boat was pulling a whale across the ocean. At first I thought my eyes were playing tricks on me, but the more I looked at what was happening, the more real it seemed. The distance between the boat and the whale remained the same and also the direction the boat and whale were moving as it passed from right to left, just like...

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Construction of the Hermanus Homeless Shelter Imminent

Hermanus Night Shelter patron, Penny Streeter, has a”Heart for the Homeless”. Who better to act as Patron of the Hermanus Night Shelter Association [HNSA] than well-known, self-made entrepreneur, Penny Streeter? This formidable and respected businesswoman, who herself experienced the trauma of living in homeless accommodation with her three children in the UK, went on to build a hugely successful global medical staffing empire. She was awarded the Order of the British Empire [OBE] and has a long list of business awards while fast making inroads into the wine industry. While she describes herself as “just an ordinary person” she comes across as driven but warm,...

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Heritage Cottage Restaurant

Heritage Cottage is a charming establishment. The quaint historic structure with a fabulous sea views has been transformed into a delightful Restaurant by Chef Warwick Taylor who also owns Source Restaurant in the Hemel en Aarde Village. Heritage Cottage is nestled in front of the Misty Waves Boutique Hotel & Spa on Marine Drive and is open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The understated elegance of this establishment is carried through to a menu, that offers no more than half a dozen starters, mains and desserts, catering for all tastes. Enjoy good, honest food whilst looking out over...

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