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Durban to Cape Town in 6 Days

posted by Dan Carter June 18, 2016 4 Comments

After completing Comrades, I decided to road-trip down the west coast of South Africa. I had heard about the tranquility of the Transkei and of the swell in Jeffreys Bay…

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Origin Coffee Roasting, Cape Town

posted by Dan Carter January 21, 2016 3 Comments

When Joel Singer, owner of Origin went to Seattle he saw great things happening in the coffee industry. It was booming and the demand for high quality, independent cafés grew day by day. Yet back in Cape Town, there was nothing of the sort. Fast forward to 2006 and Origin was born: creating a “space about people”. Origin quickly became known for it’s incredible tasting coffee, with it’s own roastery situated right above the café.

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The Cape Fires

posted by dancarternow March 4, 2015 0 comments

I am woken by heller winds, the thick smell of smoke…and my light being turned on as I am woken up and told to pack up all my belongings. Groot…

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