Brendan Seery
Deputy Editor
4 minute read
28 Mar 2021
7:35 am

Getting away from it all

Brendan Seery

Eternal struggle for some peace and quiet.

Getaway to local coastal areas. Picture: Brenden Seery

As we rounded the corner, I swore. Cars were parked on both sides of the road, a long way from the entrance to the restaurant in Magaliesberg. It just got worse: there were at least five times as many vehicles as I had seen on our two previous visits to the place. So we moved on, finding a smaller, yet much less crowded (with people) place further up the road. Never mind the Covid paranoia – the mass of people at the first eatery meant social distancing would probably not be that great. And, heaven knows how long we would...