Here a growing list of interesting links to websites of places and businesses we enjoy:

Sustainable Living:

  • Blue Sky Organics – THE Organic Olive and Chilly farm in the Klein Karoo!
  • Eco Atlas – SA’s all-inclusive ethical directory: Find places to eat, shop & stay.
  • Ethical Co-op – Organic market online – Get your organic veggies HERE!
  • Faithful to Nature – Organic online shop – From food & cosmetics to clothing.
  • Global Worming – Worm farmers since 1999. Suppliers of Worms, Organic Fertilisers and Worm Farms.
  • Green Times – South Africa’s Green News portal since 2009, read about the good, the bad and the ugly of our everyday environmental life – a wake-up call just in time.
  • HelpX – Volunteering, help exchange on farms and others worldwide.
  • Soil for Life – Build the Soil, Grow your Food and Heal the Planet.
  • WWOOF SA – The other WWOOF website – membership fee required.

TRAVEL & Activities:



  • Gecko Trail – Our adventurous hiking trail: Wild stuff!
  • Geocaching – The official global GPS cache hunt site – This is FUN!!
  • Leave No Trace – Out Door Ethics.
  • Open Street Map – The Free Wiki World Map.
  • Slingsby’s Maps – Maps for Africa made in Africa – And Simonskloof? We were the only spot Peter had not mapped until his 2017 edition: Day Drives from Cape Town!
  • MCSA – Mountain Club of South Africa – Cape Town section.
  • Rim of Africa – A 650km long mountain traverse along the length of the Cape Fold Mountains. It’s Africa’s wildest, toughest and most awesome “hike”.

…and The odd ones:

If you are interested in getting listed, drop us a line with the link to Simonskloof on your website – NO “Cheap Hotels in Amsterdam” nor “Best Bangkok Car Rentals” sorry!