Our first weekend adventure of the year was to the Overberg, specifically Elgin and a quick pop in at Caledon. I struggle buying presents for Dean and even more so that his birthday and Christmas lie so close to each other so this year I decided to do something different... I planned a whole surprise weekend away and Dean loved the idea.
I only came up with this idea the week before deans birthday and so I struggled a bit trying to find accommodation and I couldn't make up my mind of where to go. Eventually I settled on Elgin as we had never been before and it always looked so pretty driving past on the N2. The bonus is that it's really close to Cape Town but still feels like you're far from the city. I had my first air bnb experience where I found our accommodation, but more on that later.Read more