Tag Archives: Chapman’s Peak Drive

Cape of Storms and Superlatives (5)

Clever contributors to local talk radio have said that the reason why Chapman’s Peak Drive is still closed is that the company running the show is paid just as much whether the drive is open or closed. So the lazy … Continue reading

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Cape of Storms and Superlatives (4)

According to TV Bulpin, Hout Bay used to be the rock lobster capital of the world. Our foremost ichthyologist, Prof JLB Smith (who first identified the coelacanth), wrote in his book Our Fishes (1968): “. . . the seas about … Continue reading

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