Travel Blogs from Mossel Bay, South Africa

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Oldies and young 'uns, Mosselbay, South Africa travel blog

Oldies and young 'uns

A travel blog entry by idarich

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Again, it seemed like we'd never been away, even though our last visit to South Africa was nearly three years ago. As we drove up to Mossel Bay, past bare, harvested wheatfields baking beneath the late summer sun and the green Riviersonderend mountains ...

First Bay on the Coast, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

First Bay on the Coast

A travel blog entry by goodrichodyssey

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Our next stop was the port town of Mossel Bay, which during December- January is one of the number one stops for the locals. When we stopped the season had slowed down, but is was a nice little town- with the water a too for us but good food and ...

Driving to Mossel Bay, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

Driving to Mossel Bay

A travel blog entry by peteandmandy

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... kept me warm but my fingers and toes were numb in minutes, but the waves were more than worth it. Paddling around in South Africa by yourself at a new reef break in an fierce electrical storm trying not to think about sharks is something I'll remember ...

Mossel Bay - Start of the Garden Route, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

Mossel Bay - Start of the Garden Route

A travel blog entry by alinmattrtw2005

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... , through gorgeous countryside, mountains and small towns, until we arrived here on the coast at Mossel Bay. Its a small seaside town, most tourists here are South African, there arent many other international tourists as for some reason the town is ...

How would you like your springbok cooked, sir?, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

How would you like your springbok cooked, sir?

A travel blog entry by cdrewitz

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... best fruit juice ever: 100% strawberry juice! mmmmmm..... This morning we boarded the Baz Bus (a disappointingly safe vehicle) for Mossel Bay. During the drive, we passed yet again clusters of shacks, with tin leaning against tin, passing as homes ...

Feather Barons and Bartolomeu Dias, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

Feather Barons and Bartolomeu Dias

A travel blog entry by bakkepackers

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... the open sea rather than hugging the coastline, so he didn't even realize that he had passed the southern tip of Africa until he was near Mossel Bay and could only find land to his north, not east. He then anchored at Mossel Bay in search of freshwater ...

Primates and other fun adventures, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

Primates and other fun adventures

A travel blog entry by robthebruce

... ; I heard on the radio that they could expect the blackouts to continue for at least 4 months!  Although, I bet is of the people in South Africa switched off their electric fences surrounding their homes, there would be enough power for ...

Entering Mossel Bay, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

Entering Mossel Bay

A travel blog entry by riiki

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De bus vertrekt rond 06:30 vanaf station te Cape Town. Althans "African Time", ik vertrek een half uur later, hahaha. De Nacht ervoor niet veel geslapen. Was het afscheidsfeestje in Hotel Kimberley. Heb veel tips gekregen en telefoonnummers die ik ...

Sharking Around In Mossel Bay, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

Sharking Around In Mossel Bay

A travel blog entry by jennyreynolds

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Breakfast with a view of the mist settled below us in the bay. Shark diving meet postponed until 10am so more time for breakfast to go down. Film first about the scientific discoveries and night time feeding habits of the local great white population. ...

Kynsna, Kynsna, South Africa travel blog

Kynsna

A travel blog entry by templei

travelled to wildpackers. day one walked along beach, played footy drinking games. day two, headed into town, discovered spurs! beach footy and then a beach ...

Intern Life, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

Intern Life

A travel blog entry by lwoolfe

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  After missing my first official week of interning due to partaking in the sardine run (no regrets) it was straight down to work this week, picking up the knowledge everyone had been properly instructed etc the prior week. First up in Monday I had ...

Eastbound on the Garden Route >>>, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

Eastbound on the Garden Route >>>

A travel blog entry by tristan_g

(unfortunately, my camera and pictures were stolen in Jeffrey's Bay, and so I have none to share) ...

Whales and Bioluminescent seals!, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

Whales and Bioluminescent seals!

A travel blog entry by eireanpennylane

After a whole ordeal with the hospital in George and much driving (*for those of you reading this entry before the one previously, I'M NOT INJURED I was just driving my friend Neils to the hospital because he wanted to get an x-ray on a suspected broken ...

walk round the bays, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

walk round the bays

A travel blog entry by gonroamin

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Today we took a cliff top walk along the coast, it was very fresh and quite spectacular, and there were some very cute rock Hyrax hopping about all over the place. Weather wasn't too good we had a heavy sea mist most of the day, still it was a great ...

Mossel Bay - Shark Cage Diving, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

Mossel Bay - Shark Cage Diving

A travel blog entry by lee.d.rosen

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The only reason I went to Mossel Bay was to go shark diving, but was surprised to find a nice beach town.  I had arrived in the afternoon and enjoyed cruising around the town, walking the coastal trail to check out some caves and a nice ...

Garden Route journey reaches its end, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

Garden Route journey reaches its end

A travel blog entry by domjonna

... great B&B perfectly located in the centre of town, that had a Swedish name Asgard Valhalla, but a very friendly South African owner. Mossel Bay isn't as picturesque as Knysna, Wilderness, or Plettenburg Bay but it is still a charming place. We arrived ...

Shark Dive, Whale Watching and More, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

Shark Dive, Whale Watching and More

A travel blog entry by michellem143

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Hi all, I will update the blog with more details when I get home and tell you all about some of the Amazing stuff we did over the last few days: - Dive with the great white sharks - Whale Watching in Hermanus - Arniston Beach - Da Hoop Sand Dunes & ...

Mossel Bay, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

Mossel Bay

A travel blog entry by flyphishn

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Start of the Garden Route, Plettenburg Bay, South Africa travel blog

Start of the Garden Route

A travel blog entry by andy_and_julie

The beautiful scenery of the Garden ...

Great White Sharks on Father's Day!!!, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

Great White Sharks on Father's Day!!!

A travel blog entry by laurenhs

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Hi Dad! I LOVE YOU! Happy Father's Day! Well today was Marcus' thriller day (non-soccer thrills)!  We got up early and drove an hour to Mosselbaii. This is where the Great Whites like to visit an island full of fur seals, we are insane. It is very ...

The Garden Route, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

The Garden Route

A travel blog entry by maz360

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I have just finished a week travelling along South Africa's Garden Route, from Port Elizabeth back to Cape Town. The Garden Route is a really beautiful route down the coast, encompassing stunning beaches, dense forests and vibey little towns, with loads ...

Garden Route, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

Garden Route

A travel blog entry by chrissyandmarc

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... also bumped into Kevin and Alyssa again who we seem to have been travelling with on and off throughout most of our trip in South Africa.  It’s always great to see them and we always spend a good hour sharing stories about what we’ve been ...

Camping in Mossel Bay, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

Camping in Mossel Bay

A travel blog entry by kellie1511

... how on earth Justin managed to get me in a tent? Well the answer is quite simple, it was my idea!   We drove into Mossel Bay just to check the area out. It all seemed a bit industrial but we thought we better go down to the beach and have a look. ...

Day 153 156 - SA, Mossel Bay - Easter in Style, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

Day 153 156 - SA, Mossel Bay - Easter in Style

A travel blog entry by oliveramber

... and Oliver had to scamper down the hill to fetch them. From there we got back on the N2 and continue on our way to Mossel Bay, passing through Caledon and Swellendam. Just passed Caledon we had to pull over to fix the bakkie tarp. Whilst doing this ...

Mossel is Affrikan for Mussel, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

Mossel is Affrikan for Mussel

A travel blog entry by kasnsqueak

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... Around 1pm we arrived at mossel Bay a windy coastal bay with a lot of historical buidings in the centre.We stayed at Mossel Bay Backpackers a very seaside themed place with very friendly staff and a protected patpatio area. Being sunny but windy I went ...

Bunjee Jump!, Storms River, South Africa travel blog

Bunjee Jump!

A travel blog entry by sanjohnno

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Hey everyone! I spent one night in Storms River to do the bunjee jump, its a beautiful place with lots of outdoor activities on offer but i reckon ill get the chance to do these things in other places, plus you could spend a fortune here! But the one ...

Strand (zonder walvissen), Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

Strand (zonder walvissen)

A travel blog entry by africakids

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... van de storm van de voorbije dagen). Misschien morgen. Dus hebben we onze planning maar aangepast en richting Sea Point van Mossel Bay getrokken. Dit was uiteindelijk een schot in de roos want we hebben onze kinderen daar op een strand losgelaten op ...

Day 148 - SA, Mossel Bay - Tubing & Kloofing, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

Day 148 - SA, Mossel Bay - Tubing & Kloofing

A travel blog entry by oliveramber

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... bakkie.  There were 6 of us with two girls (about 16) and two guides, Hussey and Tate.  The girls were friends from South Africa and on holidays with one their parents.  They were a lot of fun, full of constant chatter and laughter. The 45 ...

1st Anniversary at Mossel Bay, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

1st Anniversary at Mossel Bay

A travel blog entry by vannhansen

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... then drove to Swellendam, which was going to be our next stop. But since we arrived at 2pm, we decided to just continue onto Mossel Bay a few more hours east. We found a beautiful backpackers hostel a few blocks from the water and checked in. As it was ...

Jaws, Mossel Bay, South Africa travel blog

Jaws

A travel blog entry by kickthrough

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Lindsey drove down to Mossel Bay from Wilderness in the morning and was glad nobody was in the car to yell at her for her horrible stick driving. She got to the dock and had a briefing about the shark cage diving and boarded the boat to sea. The boat went ...

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