Oasis of reflection.

A self drive tour through the western Cape offers one of the most diverse landscapes in the world. Travelling eastwards from Cape Town through the Garden Route to Port Elizabeth, a rapidly changing mosaic of jagged peaks, rolling hills, aquamarine coastline and stark semi-dessert are all interwoven with extents of fynbos that defy botanical belief. Occasionally off the beaten track, in the, swathes of fynbos … Continue reading Oasis of reflection.

Blooming magic – photographic rewards in the Fynbos.

Mother nature abhors a vacuum, or more accurately nature strives to shroud every inch of exposed earth. From ground level to canopy height plants, when undisturbed cover the entire surface of available soil. In the South African fynbos of the Cape, the epoch of 20,000 years following the glacial melt of the Southern hemisphere has permitted a profusion of floral evolution resulting in botanical diversity … Continue reading Blooming magic – photographic rewards in the Fynbos.