Flowers in the springtime

Flowers in the springtime

Look at all these blossoms! Spring is the time for flowers and few places on earth provide more than the West Coast, right on Cape Town’s doorstep. Vehicles line up to see the flower carpet at Postberg Nature Reserve, some go further north to Namaqualand, but there is...
Wine and Wildlife: Cape farmers turn to biodiversity

Wine and Wildlife: Cape farmers turn to biodiversity

Biodiversity in the Cape Winelands We are blessed to live in the Cape Floral Kingdom, the smallest yet most diverse of the six floral kingdoms on earth. It is also the most threatened. The ‘fynbos’ (local name for the Cape Floral Kingdom) is situated on...
South Africa – slang for tourists

South Africa – slang for tourists

What did you say? We seem to have our foreign guests baffled! Yes we are speaking English, we’ve just added slang from South Africa to make it sound ‘lekker’ (very nice)! In Cape Town a lot of the slang has an Afrikaans twist. This reflects the local language derived...
Taylor Tours having a whale of a time in Cape Town

Taylor Tours having a whale of a time in Cape Town

Whale, whale what have we here? It’s that time of year again – Cape Town gets amazing visitors from the Antarctic. How privileged are we? The Southern Peninsula becomes a safe haven for breeding whales! Where do we find them? All along South Africa’s shores and...
Cape Town tours here we go!

Cape Town tours here we go!

Who are these people? We (David and Robyn) are so excited to finally have this company up and running. After years (and years) of corporate slog we are following our dream and showing people around Cape Town, the best place on earth. The ‘Mother City’ has...