Lunch at Blaauwklippen … and my 1000th post !!

One thousand posts !!  Cannot believe it !!  Anyway, there it is .. the stats don’t lie.  I thought of doing something special like re- posting my first one, or the 100th, or the 500th, or my favourite post, or the best place we’ve travelled to …

.. or I shall carry on with ‘our Cape visit’ posts 🙂

Blaauwklippen Vineyards in Stellenbosch is one of the oldest wine farms in South Africa

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It was an extremely hot day so hubby and I had salads for lunch accompanied by a Blaauwklippen Sauvignon Blanc for me, and a Rose for hubby under the shade of large trees.  That’s how hot it was .. we drank crisp light wines .. and a jug of iced water ..

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Next time we’ll do the wine tastings, antique carriage museum and market.  They cater for kiddies, with jungle gyms and a farmyard  (all animals finding shade in the midday heat)

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Blaauwklippen’s 17th century magnificent Manor House, beautifully maintained ..

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Ducks had the best idea that day ..

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5 Responses to Lunch at Blaauwklippen … and my 1000th post !!

  1. Jeanette says:

    Wow 1000 posts!! Well done 🙂
    That looks like such an amazing place.

  2. Cheryl says:

    Amazing how many times we have passed this estate and never thought to pop in. Must put on our list for next time!

  3. Really enjoy reading and looking at your postings, Cousin!

  4. COngrats on a 1000 posts! I always love the wonderful visual content

  5. A stunning place to feature in your 1000th post. Congrats!!!!!! May there be 1000’s more

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