Paternoster is exactly how many who’ve been there described it. It’s a little piece of Greece with whitewashed cottages, exquisite shorelines, charming restaurants and home to local fishermen; giving the entire village a romantic air of nostalgia.
All towns aren’t the same. They different in history, characteristics, religion, faith, people and food. Especially, the food; always viciously searching for relatively unknown attractions, eateries and stories. Yet somehow Vredenburg gave me none of that. None at all.
Road trips were a trend of the past to most when hopping onto a flight became more easier, quicker and accessible but personally, road tripping is my favourite form of travel, and I think that the world needs to embrace the beauty of going off the beaten path and finding the well-kept secrets around them.
The Western Cape has the worlds best beaches with pristine white sand, glittering blue ocean with a blend of two oceans, the options are endless. And with summer still around, it’s best to spend the lazy days at the beach.