Road Trip South Africa: The Finale

Chapman's Peak Toll Road

Chapman’s Peak Toll Road

After two days spent mingling with high-society, it was time to move on.  We drove to Strand, a beach town just south of Cape Town, for a reunion with our friends Chris and Megan.  We’d met them on the southernmost tip of Africa, at the end of the Road to Nowhere, in a chance encounter that typifies global travel and proves that the world can be simultaneously small, yet immensely vast.  Continue reading


The Road to Nowhere

Watching the sunset in Cape Agulhas, South Africa

Watching the sunset in Cape Agulhas, South Africa

The time felt right for a road trip.  Due to more incompetence from the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, I still didn’t have my new driver’s license; which meant it was Mandy’s turn to learn how to drive on the left. Continue reading