Travel Blogs from Plettenberg Bay, South Africa

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Plettenberg Bay, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa travel blog

Plettenberg Bay

A travel blog entry by mindabarley

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... we spent some time by the pool catching the last few rays before sunset. I met a lady there who had come from London to South Africa for the weekend!!! Not quite the full story, her and her husband were building a house nearby so they'd dropped by ...

Storms River, Storms River, South Africa travel blog

Storms River

A travel blog entry by stephen.j.booth

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Charlotte has morphed into Lara Croft. Not only has she learned to ride a bike AND attempted to Paraglide but our first day in SR was the most tiring so far - a huge hike and a treetop canopy tour (Ok, maybe not Lara Croft, more like Connie Huq) The ...

Early Start But Worth It, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa travel blog

Early Start But Worth It

A travel blog entry by mindabarley

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... on the wild side we returned to Emily Moon where we spent some time by the pool before going for some lunch in Plettenberg Bay. We then drove the Keurbooms River for an afternoon cruise. There was us and an older British couple there who were avid ...

Hey, Check Out the Line on the Map!, Cape Town/Garden Route, South Africa travel blog

Hey, Check Out the Line on the Map!

A travel blog entry by allisonandjeff

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... view of the Indian Ocean and went canoeing through a national forest, we drove further on to the upscale resort town of Plettenberg Bay. We unfortunately timed our travels at the same time as winter public school holidays and even the backpackers' spots ...

Sorry Mom!, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa travel blog

Sorry Mom!

A travel blog entry by globedecker

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... few bungees along the Garden Route, so I did a bit of research. Turns out that the jump from the Bloukrans Bridge just east of Plettenberg Bay is the highest in the world, at 708 feet! So I figured I'd never get a better chance at redemption. We drove ...

Zipline at Storms River, Storms River, South Africa travel blog

Zipline at Storms River

A travel blog entry by ieeworldvoyage

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Version traduite plus bas Dec 4, Ziplining in Storms river We camped at Tube and Axe packpackers place Laying everything on the grass, it is hard to decide who takes what and in what container... Peggy and Tristan have to go ahead of us because they ...

Monkeys and birds galore!!, Plettenberg, South Africa travel blog

Monkeys and birds galore!!

A travel blog entry by hels_belles

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We headed off to Monkeyland and nearby Birds of Eden today, both similar kinds of places - they rehabilitate monkeys/birds that were previously captive and endeavour to restore the animals natural behaviour. We took an hour guided tour around ...

Tarantula Blaster put to the test, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa travel blog

Tarantula Blaster put to the test

A travel blog entry by cdrewitz

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This next journal does not come to you very easily. Following our harrowing experience in Mossel Bay we caught the Baz Bus to Plettenberg Bay, a beautiful (yet again) beach-side town. Our hostel was situated on its' own island and it's been our resting ...

Thank you, Girls, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa travel blog

Thank you, Girls

A travel blog entry by tonyandmarina

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Today, we drive to Plettenberg Bay. Greta calls while driving and finds an expensive place. I have my cheap day and resist. The girls gave us an night in an expensive hotel of our choice, before we left. We did not spend that voucher yet, so they offer to ...

Off to Plett, Plettenburg, South Africa travel blog

Off to Plett

A travel blog entry by hels_belles

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TBC ...

Baz Bussing down the coast, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa travel blog

Baz Bussing down the coast

A travel blog entry by chrissyandmarc

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... of him and I’m not sure if the snake or Marc was more scared!  We’re now at a placed called Plettenberg Bay and staying at a backpackers called Starling’s Village which is just outside the centre.  Hiring a car for the next 6 ...

Rain..., Plettenberg Bay, South Africa travel blog

Rain...

A travel blog entry by a_d_smith

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The rains continued when we got to 'Plett', but we did get a couple of sunny days.  We were staying at Nothandos, recommended by a friend from Dublin whose name we saw in the book when we got there from 2006.  The town was really nice, some ...

Now here is a place I could get used to, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa travel blog

Now here is a place I could get used to

A travel blog entry by beth

... also volunteering from California and questioned me about traveling alone, saying people had been concerned about her traveling in South Africa as a single female. We both concluded it was quite safe and neither of us had encountered problems. The ...

Knysna & The Crags' sanctuaries, The Crags, South Africa travel blog

Knysna & The Crags' sanctuaries

A travel blog entry by barbieandken

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Ziplining in the forest, Titsitsikamma Forest, South Africa travel blog

Ziplining in the forest

A travel blog entry by angela_louise

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We went into the forest where I went ziplining through the canopy and walking along the coast to a ...

World's Tallest Bridge Bungee Jump!, Storms River, South Africa travel blog

World's Tallest Bridge Bungee Jump!

A travel blog entry by tristan_g

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The Garden Route cont...../, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa travel blog

The Garden Route cont...../

A travel blog entry by clairechris2008

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We are now in Plettenberg Bay and checked in to a backpacker's lodge just up from the main street in the town. We got here this afternoon having spent two nights in a lovely tipee-style thatched six-sided bungalow in a small complex called Palms in ...

cheap stay for a few days, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa travel blog

cheap stay for a few days

A travel blog entry by gonroamin

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... like a nice area. Even the town wasn't particularly nice from what we could see so we headed on down the coast to Plettenberg bay. This place looked a lot nicer, only problem was the prices that people were charging for B&B were quite high, like ...

Bloukrans Bungee:  The Godfather of all Jumps!, Stormsrivier, South Africa travel blog

Bloukrans Bungee: The Godfather of all Jumps!

A travel blog entry by travelens

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... at the gigantic single–span-arch engineering wonder situated on what is known as the Garden Route on the eastern cost of South Africa. The highest bridge in Africa and 15th overall across the world had been constructed during the period from 1980 to ...

i am still alive, Jeff' bay, South Africa travel blog

i am still alive

A travel blog entry by jamescavanagh

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... since we left aparently the hostel we were staying in got held up by gunmen. my luk must b getting better. next up was plettenburge bay. here i went 4 a lot of walks, good scienery. met a few ppl and went to a pub that nite. a drunk local kid bumped into ...

The worst part of my job., Plettenberg Bay, South Africa travel blog

The worst part of my job.

A travel blog entry by lozseex

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Now there's plenty of down sides that comes with doing a zoology degree or even just wanting a career working with animals which is that for the majority of the time you are a part of the waste management team, or simply a full time shit shoveller. I ...

Three, two, one - JUMP!!, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa travel blog

Three, two, one - JUMP!!

A travel blog entry by sibsibba

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... to Port Elizabeth where the opening game will be watched and then on satur I will disappear into the bush - finally - to discover real africa, yeah!! so not sure when you will hear from me next but stay tuned! Bafana bafana - happy world cup watching! ...

Are you seriously still reading this?, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa travel blog

Are you seriously still reading this?

A travel blog entry by lozseex

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... . It frequently gets into the 30's but unfortunately frequently pisses it down with rain. It really wouldn't bother me however South Africa basically works around the fact that you are always outside unlike England where it is expected to rain 300 days ...

Rendezvous wth friends, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa travel blog

Rendezvous wth friends

A travel blog entry by tristan_g

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

Nature's valley, a stunning place., Nature’s Valley, South Africa travel blog

Nature's valley, a stunning place.

A travel blog entry by gonroamin

... Valley, it is one of the most beautiful places we have been to on this trip, and easily the nicest place we have visited in South Africa so far. The beach is huge and has gorgeous white sand and big surf, and it is surrounded by hills that are covered in ...

The Garden Route, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa travel blog

The Garden Route

A travel blog entry by natecropp

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... we had lunch and took in the views. Not a bad way to get introduced to the Garden Route. That afternoon we went to Plettenberg Bay. The book describes "Plett" as being a playground for the rich. This would be pretty accurate if there was any body ...

Last few days in South Africa, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa travel blog

Last few days in South Africa

A travel blog entry by benjamine

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... with friends (Adam&Sally, Greg, Nathalie) that we have forgotten to spend time on the Internet lately. So in short, in South Africa we have spent some time in Cape Town, travelled along the garden route (hiked in many National Parks along the way) ...

Album dedicated to plettenberg bay, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa travel blog

Album dedicated to plettenberg bay

A travel blog entry by laureneden

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Plettenberg bay/robbergs nature ...

Joey, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa travel blog

Joey

A travel blog entry by lozseex

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There are 2 capuchins in a cage in monkeyland. They are fairly new and go into a cage before they're let out into the forest. We need to clean them out and feed them and things like that. So off I head into the forest with my bucket and the key and some ...

Plettenberg Bay, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa travel blog

Plettenberg Bay

A travel blog entry by daveandnat

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