The Green Cab

The Green Cab is a participant in the Responsible Tourism Pilot Project with the City of Cape Town. The Green Cab is launching a Green Pass project comprising a daily shuttle service from Cape Town centre to Cape Point.  Project implementation partners include the SAYouth Travel Confederation, CT Tourism, Greenpop Trees for Travel, SANParks and the Provincial 110% Green Campaign, of which The Green Cab is a flagship project. Although the service already kicks off on 1 February 2013, it is to be officially launched with a mini Green Drive to Slangkop Tented Camp in Kommetjie.   SANParks has kindly offered […]

Tea for Tranquility

The following article about Rondevlei Nature Reserve tearoom, was written by environmental reporter John Yield in the Cape Argus on 21 January. There’s a Flash of brillian blue as the malachite kingfisher darts into the water from its reed perch and emerges with somethig glinting silver in its rapier-like beak. Overhead, a grey herom sails serenty past, while ine the high dustance an unidentified raptor slowly circles.  A pair of waterbirds- possibily little bitterns, as they appear and again too quickly for non-birdwers to be certain – shoot past into a thick reedbed. If Faye Alkana had been seated at the table on the […]