Best of: South Africa 2013


South Africa was the first stop of my world trip this year and set a high bar for the following countries. We barely wanted to leave for Australia after three wonderful weeks of sun, wine and beautiful scenery. This is my personal selection out of a few hundret photographs.

Dubai from above

Twelve Apostels


View over Camps Bay from Table Mountain

Lion’s Head

Cape Town by night

Table Cloth – clouds floating over Table Mountain

Cable car at Table Mountain

Lion’s Head

Fish Market in Hout Bay

Strange Flower at Kirstenboosch Botanical Garden

Sundown at Camps Bay


Beautiful Bird at Cape Agulhas


Sundown on the motorway to Cape Town

Neighbourgoods is a wonderful market selling local goods on the area of an old biscuit mill in Woodstock, Cape Town

Peacocks on an ostrich farm

Surfers at Blouberg Beach

One of the many ships at anchor in front of Cape Town

Cape Point

Kalk Bay

Paraglider at Signal Hill

Sunset cruise

The Taalmonument looks like an alien building straight from the movie Prometheus

Inside Taalmonument

Watching sunsets seems to be a national sport in Cape Town since sundowns are quite predictable.