Ada Mak and Steve Armstrong

New York - USA

9 July 2009

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I met Ada and Steve at Kensington house and as the weather prediction was that we would have a fine day we started out on a Cape Peninsula tour


Doing the Table Mountain shuffle atop of Table Mountain


Walking on Table Mountain


Ada watching the repellers jump off  Table Mountain 


We had a great fish lunch at Kalkies in the Kalk Bay Harbour


Ada and Steve joined Karl on his Watertaxi to Simonstown







Buying biltong from Sam at Gogo's


At the penguin colony on Boulders Beach


At Cape Point with the Cape of Good Hope in the background


At the Cape of Good Hope


Steve decided to ascend the Cape of Good Hope. Can you find him on the cliff??




Close up of Steve on the Cape of Good Hope mountainside.



Great sunset picture taken at Long Beach, Kommetjie


We ended our day by visting Yoshi , the Japanases chef at Saigon restaurant, where we had a wonderful sushi platter + wonderful Don Pedros for dinner






Steve and Ada walking through the gardens at Backsberg farm


Winetasting at backsberg


In the maturation cellar at Backsberg


Winetasting at Haute Chabrier in Franschhoek on Bastille day


At Haute Chabriere


Panormaic picture of Ada and Steve with the town of  Franschhoek and the Franschhoek Valley in the background
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Enjoying a cheese and meat platter at the Bread and Wine deli on Moreson farm



Taking a walk on Moreson winefarm


Ada twinetasting at Muratie winefarm


Steve declares "I have had enough of wine" JJ


Making friends with the Cafe Cat after we had toured Stellenbosch

The above journey represented 2 great days with a wonderful couple on a fabulous tour. The weather payed ball even though it was Winter and together we had a splendid journey travelling through the Cape Peninsula and Cape Winelands region. Ada and Steve we fantastic, friendly company and together we all enjoyed our ride through the Cape Town region. I learnt much from Ada and Steve and I hope they gained similarly from me. Wonderful 2 days.