Jack, Marion and Alan Meikle

Edinburgh - Scotland

23 November 2009

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I met this Scottish family trio at the V&A Waterfroint hotel and it certainly did not take us to long to become aquainted and be on our way on a Cape Pemninsula tour


Alan with his parents Marion and Jack at Muizenberg



Taking the Watertaxi from Kalk Bay to Simonstown with Karl Werksman at the helm


With Just Nuisance in Simonstown


Just                                                                              Nuisance  J


Looking at the Just Nuisance posters in Simonstown


We had a great time ast the penguin colony on Boulders Beach as the below pictures show







Enjoying a pie lunch at my "best restaurant in the world"



Alan. Marion and Jack at Cape Point with the Cape of Good Hope in the bacground


The trio with Cape Point in the background


Alan comng down form the unused upper lighthouse at Cape Point


Descending in the funicular at Cape Point


Yup we made it to the south western point of Africa


Fun picture of Alan. JJ


Alan and Marion on the Cape of Good Hope Beach



On Chapmans Peak


Fun picture on Chapmans Peak


Atop of Chapmans Peak with Hout Bay in the background


Alan saying  "Goodbye cruel world"  J


Sunset on Chapmans Peak


Great final picture on Chapmands Ppeak with the Sentinel in the background.

What a great trio the Meikle's were to tour with. They were so easy going and fun loving and were prepared to have a shot at anything which I certainly appreciated. We had a wonderful day with magnificent weather to enjoy the peninsula tour on and we certainly made great use of the opportunity to do so. The Miekle's were absolutley wonderful visitors to entertain in Cape Town and their wonderful fun loving attitude certainly made the day a fantastic one for me and I trust for them too.


May I add a BIG THANK YOU for your handsome donation to help the kids in Kayamandi. Much appreciated.

Received 2 December 2009



Thanks for e mail and your kind remarks!

Now back home to a cold frost here in Edinburgh and a max of 5 Celsius!

We really enjoyed our 2 weeks in Cape Town and Gauteng and one of the highlights was our Peninsula tour. Thanks so much for making that so special for us!

The photos are spectacular, yours and ours and the memories will "aye be there"

We will be back, I am sure and we will be back in touch!

Thanks again.

Jack, Marion, Alan