Steve Davies

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...

Inside Out of Mind

This my photographic documentation with audio of the play ‘Inside Out of Mind’ which started its second tour earlier this week. The cast and crew were a joy to work with and I shared some unforgettable moments. It should be seen for its sheer unbridled...