Steve Davies

Karmic Cape Town

Whatever your faith…whatever your journey. This is simply a slice of mine… I’m looking out. I’m looking forward. I’m looking on. I’m reflecting. I’m absorbing. I’m appreciating all the different nuances that have come...

Township Turnaround

There are between 8-10 black townships and around twenty coloured townships; Langa in Cape Town is one of the oldest. I took an informative tour of two with Coffee Bean Routes to deepen my understanding of the history and current situation surrounding these...

No man’s an island

If you want a unique experience when you visit Cape Town take the trip to Robben Island or Seal Island taken from its Dutch origins. In days dating from the 17th century to the 20th century it has been used as a prison, a hospital for socially unacceptable groups, a...

Sideways in South Africa

  The white dove of peace is flying high today. As I sit reflecting on yesterday at La Perla in Cape Town my internet connection requires no password. Nothing gated in the community here. All runs free. Long live trust. A rare and treasured commodity in these...

Cape Town Chronicles

There is something about traveling that takes my breath away. I live. I die. I am one. I am not one. There is a distinct difference from the norm. I am elevated to a new height. Undiluted liberation rises to the surface. Everything changes. Another thing i’ve...