Tag: Port St Francis

  • It’s time to debate the growth of holiday homes — major #gamechanger

    In 2007, driving through Langebaan towards Club Mykonos for the first time in ages, I was horrified by the huge housing estates — many Tuscan — that were primarily second/holiday homes which were empty for a large part of the year. I’ve seen this over and over again in towns all over South Africa.  Municipalities […]

  • A Bay, a Cape and a Port… St Francis

    Endless beaches, a busy little port and canal-living make Cape St Francis one of the most desirable destinations on the SA coast. Or almost… but I’ll get to that later. When I heard that GT Ferreira (FirstRand Group, Tokara Wine Estate, etc.) has recently bought property there, it’s obvious one can’t question it as an…