Month: September 2015

Tru-Cape plants clone of the oldest pear tree in The Company’s Garden.

The oldest cultivated tree in South Africa still lives in the Company’s Garden enclosed by a cast-iron railing and supported by poles and braces due to its extreme age for a tree of its species. The Pyrus communis or Saffron Pear tree is approximately 363 years old 

Just cruising: Finance-friendly vacay

  First published in the September issue of SKYE Magazine: Cruising abroad luxury liners is far cheaper than people imagine. When you consider that the cruise price is typically inclusive of travel, accommodation, food and non-alcoholic beverages as well as service and high quality entertainment,