Travel Blogs from Cape Town, South Africa

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Cape Town stop over...., Cape Town, South Africa travel blog

Cape Town stop over....

A travel blog entry by punter2010

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... so different!! Cape Town airport was adorned with posters for the World Cup which starts in 100 days – this is a big event for South Africa (The new Green Point stadium blog will follow). We were picked up at the airport and headed for the 'One and ...

Made it to Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa travel blog

Made it to Cape Town

A travel blog entry by biogrrl

Made it from Joburg to Cape Town.  One of the other students, Brandielee, and I shared a cab from the airport to the http://www.breakwaterlodge.co.za/ .  Rooms are clean but wee.  I am sharing a room with Heather, also a science ed person, ...

Strike Three--GET OUT., Cape Town, South Africa travel blog

Strike Three--GET OUT.

A travel blog entry by horvathck1

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One thing I didn't mention in my previous entry was that although the health workers are part of the SAMWU, they did not go on strike for ethical reasons.  To demand higher wages is one thing, but to leave patients stranded, many of which need their ...

Doing the tourist thing in Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa travel blog

Doing the tourist thing in Cape Town

A travel blog entry by lauraclark

Hey All!! Had a fab few days in Cape Town, arrived late on Friday night and hardly had time to put my bags down before being wisked out to a bar with a couple of people I knew from Coffee Bay and some of the hostel staff! Had fun but was strange to be ...

Dos mil seis, Cape Town, South Africa travel blog

Dos mil seis

A travel blog entry by olea

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... si está largo mejor (aunque recuerden en consejo que le doy a Mandela, largo pero solo hechos relevantes)! Un abrazo a todos desde Cape Town FerOléa Les pongo mi foto más reciente... ya tengo pelo!!! pero ahora si de "pelón de hospicio" PD ...

Nkosi Sikele I'Africa, Cape Town, South Africa travel blog

Nkosi Sikele I'Africa

A travel blog entry by a_d_smith

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... ), jobs, accomodation, and to a lesser extent culture are all still kind of divided along race lines. We got to see the other south africa with a trip to a township.  This i think was the best thing we have done.  We had some booze with the ...

First Stop - Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa travel blog

First Stop - Cape Town

A travel blog entry by robandvron

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... ; religious leaders, lepers, the mentally ill, prisoners of war and more recently the political opponents of the apartheid regime in South Africa. Its most famous inmate, of course, was Nelson Mandela who spent 18 years( of his 27 years' of ...

Sunrise at the tip of Africa, Cape Point, South Africa travel blog

Sunrise at the tip of Africa

A travel blog entry by whiteant

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After Saturday's organisational boo, Sunday had to be a marathon if we were going to see most of what Cape Town had to offer. So it was up at sparrow's in an attempt to get to Cape Point by opening time/sunrise. We almost made it - its a very long way ...

Trans Africa Expedition Members Legs 2 and 3, Cape Town, South Africa travel blog

Trans Africa Expedition Members Legs 2 and 3

A travel blog entry by andrewsinclair

... 51) and Gwynne (53) USA Jessica (25) USA - Left in Cairo at the end of her trip Lene (30) Norway Elyse (23) Canada Kira (22) South Africa - Left in Dahab at the end of her trip Sam (24) South Africa - Left in Dahab at the end of her trip Heather ...

back on the sea side, Simon's Town, South Africa travel blog

back on the sea side

A travel blog entry by gonroamin

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wow what a view , we are sitting here looking over the sea across to cape town, the weather is quite stormy so there are big waves. The B&B we are staying in is great, very new and modern. We had a drive round to Boulder beach to see the penguins, and ...

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