Some small town stuff

Years ago when we were the owners of Soekershof Botanical Gardens one of our slogans was: “Everything you always wanted to know about SEX … in the garden but never dared to ask” Reason for the local tourism bureau to inform tourists not to go over there because it was all pornography … šŸ˜‰ Very …

Art or Craft?

Whatever; the sculpture stands in front of the local tourism bureau in my village.

Whale Watching

Just to attract more tourists the tourism bureau in Hermanus announced that the first whales were spotted. This turned out to be a hoax for nobody living and working along the coastline has seen one yet…. Even the subsidized ‘Whale Horn Blower’ (guy who blows the horn when a whale is seen) hasn’t been spotted… …

The mystery of The Red Bike of Stanford

South Africans …. well … there are no better story-tellers in the world and sometimes the truth is something different although the best stories always have some truth in them…. But now they are stuck. Everybody I ask about the background of The Red Bike stands with his/her mouth full of teeth (as far as …