Maggie Follett

I'm a freelance journalist, amateur poet and sometime filmmaker, with a passion for history, culture, and - above all - storytelling! I especially love to share fascinating, little-known facts about quirky people and places in and around wonderful Cape Town, the city of my birth.

buildings architecture het posthuys south african police museum battle of blaauwberg gallery culture labia hisotry mountain sergeant wynand willem muijs miltary abe bailey false bay rock pools cecil john rhodes cape colony herbert baker manor whale winelands southern right whaling marine life seal dolphin navy dutch east india company kalk bay glencairn stellenbosch hottentots holland balmoral hotel history south peninsula 1800s coast seaside mansion graceland john garlick rhodes cottage heritage site victorian bathing boxes surfing change restaurant beach film photography shark great white shark peter wright empire café rudyard kipling poetry george bernard shaw steam vintage train battle of muizenberg british dutch tidal pool st james hotel roman catholic church phillipines spanish fishing shipwreck danger beach scenic fynbos boyes drive traffic anchorage ship wagon supplies lime fish railway shop sculpture khoi barbara wildenboer suffrage democracy activist novelist graveyard lych gate theatre afrikaans busker sea view
Amble at a leisurely pace along the stunning False Bay Coast

Walking Tour

60 mins