South African Honeybush Tea

Indigenous honeybush tea is a South African delight. Every time I drink a cup, it takes me back to rich growing regions in the coastal fynbos biome. The tea is made from leaves of the Cape honeybush plant. The honeybush shrub produces flowers with a fragrant, rich “honey-like smell, giving the plant and tea its…

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Cape Point Hike

Spring break from volunteer work is a great opportunity to spend time hiking the Cape. Today I went for an all-day hike at Cape Point with Binny Ridgway and a client of hers from France, Edie, who is staying in Simon’s Town. Binny also leads four-day overnight tours in the Cape Point area. When there…

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