On our first full day in Cape Town we visited the National Botanical Gardens of Kirstenbosch – surely one of my top ten best places in the world.
The gardens were as spectacular as ever and we had a few glimpses of birds on the coast road to Kirstenbosch (mainly cormorants) and at the gardens (although as yet I don’t quite know what I’m seeing).
Seals and sea birds on the coast road out of Camps Bay
A sample of birds from Kirstenbosch:
And some of the amazing flora:
I have created a travelog page of our stay in Cape Town for family and friends who might be interested (but they won’t all be nature photos).