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Drink summer

Posted on Jan 23, 2015 | 0 comments

Both Desmond and I grew up with mothers who made Ginger beer and Grenadila cordial as a summer cool drink.The drink was only allowed to...

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holiday on the Namibian coast

Posted on Jan 18, 2015 | 0 comments

In 1994 we moved back to South Africa after a 13 year stay in Walvis Bay , Namibia. They say once the fine Namibian sand gets into your...

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About us

Posted on Jan 11, 2015 | 0 comments

In 1994 we moved from Namibia to a town called George on the Garden Route in South Africa – we found this wonderful property,first...

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History

Posted on Jan 9, 2015 | 0 comments

The grounds on which Fairview stands was first registered in 1864 in the names of Messrs. Swemmer and Meyer, directors of the first bank...

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A foodie wandering in the desert (a blogpost by our daughter Nelleke)

Posted on Dec 31, 2014 | 0 comments

I’ve been on a family holiday in the small coastal town of Walvis Bay for the past two weeks and am really settling into the slow...

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