Guests’ Corner: Wonder Here Wander There, Lizzie Lacey-Brennan

As part of the next instalment in my international version of Guests’ Corner (previously a local South African travel interview section on Tamlyn Amber Wanderlust), I chatted to Lizzie Lacey-Brennan, travel blogger at Wonder Here Wander There. Since a young age, Lizzie Lacey-Brennan has been a naturally keen explorer, whether this has meant hiking up Snowdon as a young scout, […]

Travel Photo Essay: A Sunny Midday Spring Hike up Lion’s Head

Last Sunday I went for just my second Lion’s Head hike since I’ve been living and studying in Cape Town. Since my first hike in late October 2014 (when my brother, his girlfriend and myself went for a beautiful, brisk and completely unforgettable sunset hike. See the following link to read my post on that particular hike:, I’ve been dying […]

Travel Review: Sun International’s ‘SunStar’: A Shining Beacon of Hope Atop Signal Hill

Last year in mid-November, Cape Town CBD dwellers watched from afar with interest as a mystery construction was being set up on the historic Signal Hill. This generated quite a bit of excited chatter among observant residents. Then, on the night of November 19th, for the very first time, a man-made star lit up Signal Hill’s crown and out of […]