First Hike of the year 3

3 January I joined the first hike (12 km) of the Strandveld Hiking club. The hike followed a coastal stretch between Die Kelders and Gansbaai in the Western Cape, South Africa. It was a surprise hike that lead us through some public and private caves. The first post (yesterday morning) consisted of blue tinted B&W …

First Hike of the year 2

3 January I joined the first hike (12 km) of the Strandveld Hiking club. The hike followed a coastal stretch between Die Kelders and Gansbaai in the Western Cape, South Africa. It was a surprise hike that lead us through some public and private caves. This first post this morning consists of blue tinted B&W …

First hike of the year 1

3 January I joined the first hike (12 km) of the Strandveld Hiking club. The hike followed a coastal stretch between Die Kelders and Gansbaai in the Western Cape, South Africa. It was a surprise hike that lead us through some public and private caves. This first post consists of blue tinted B&W pictures (portraits) …

Die Kelders ..

.. is a suburb of Gansbaai and known for its caves which are only accessible with low tide.

Sea Mist moving in

This picture was shot last Tuesday afternoon at around 4 near Die Kelders in the Western Cape, South Africa.

The Dunes …

… at ‘Die Kelders’ between Stanford and Gansbaai in the Western Cape, South Africa  

Beach Walkers

On the isthmus between lagoon and ocean. The hamlet in the background is Die Kelders and is 20 km away; the mountains in the background around 25 to 30 kilometers.

The Arch

Die Kelders, between Stanford and Gansbaai in the Western Cape, South Africa is known for its caves. One of the caves has its own arch.

The trick that did it.

Last Sunday I had difficulties in photographing a chameleon nearby the beach in Die Kelders between Stanford and Gansbaai. Only when I put my camera in the bag the little creeper came out of his hiding. Whenever I opened the bag it rushed to its hiding in the rocks. That repeated a few times until …