Travel Blogs from Stellenbosch, South Africa

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Stellenbosch Nights!, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Stellenbosch Nights!

A travel blog entry by erhi

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We new Stellenbosch as a wine region but it is also a huge student town, one fifth of the population were students so we couldn’t resist going out for student ...

Que lugar romāntico | A lovely and romantic place, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Que lugar romāntico | A lovely and romantic place

A travel blog entry by sarita.castilho

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... : "drop-on and drop-off" as much as you need, it means, up and down when you want. He goes through the entire coastline of South Africa and in all important and beautiful cities as well as in hostels. Very cool. I will travel up to J-Burg with him. Well, ...

Wine Tasting and Drunk Dummies, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Wine Tasting and Drunk Dummies

A travel blog entry by mikemaya

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Stellenbosch is a famous wine region outside Capetown. The area is HUGE and has so many wineries. We stayed in this little town, which was VERY cute and safe (safety is key, especially in SA). We went wine tasting at Hartenburg Estates. It was very ...

Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Stellenbosch

A travel blog entry by bangkokrandy

... said "Between them and us. They are ruining the country." Quinton, my driver for the previous tour, suggested that the problems in South Africa stem from the past mistreatment of blacks by whites, as well as the lack of education of the blacks, which ...

When in Africa, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

When in Africa

A travel blog entry by resiststatusquo

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... in the seating area. Depending on how you rate minority (I say "race", gender, ethnicity, age), I was the minority the entire time in South Africa. At first I was the only white female. Then a few more came, but went toward the sleeper cars. But I was the ...

Entry coming soon, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

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A travel blog entry by dgandj9

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Entry coming soon, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

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A travel blog entry by dgandj9

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Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Stellenbosch

A travel blog entry by montysafrica

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... the pepper tree, a medicinal plant, planted by Mandela in 1996 and the yellow Bird of Paradise named in his honour. Stellenbosch is a picturesque town bordered by the rock mountains to the east and the surrounding vineyards in every other direction - very ...

Stellenbosch, day 2, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Stellenbosch, day 2

A travel blog entry by derrick241

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... a meal unlike any other I have ever had on an overland trip, big juicy steaks and salad, then he bought out some BBQ’d South African sausages, what a meal that was, words can’t describe it, and every plate Was left clean, to say thanks I did ...

Heaven on a stick, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Heaven on a stick

A travel blog entry by callyblackie

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... others in this way & be OK with it. ·         Driving back To Stellenbosch this afternoon the news reported police spraying protesting public servants with water cannons! This was supposed to have happened on ...

Entry coming soon, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Entry coming soon

A travel blog entry by dgandj9

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Entry coming soon, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Entry coming soon

A travel blog entry by dgandj9

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Wine country, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Wine country

A travel blog entry by mbnyland

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We spent the last 3 nights in Stellenbosch which is the heart of South African wine country. Lots of excellent food and wine at very reasonable prices. We toured some really old wineries and saw their harvest and crush. Yesterday we went on a bus wine ...

Oudtshoorn to Swellendam to Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Oudtshoorn to Swellendam to Stellenbosch

A travel blog entry by mbnyland

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... most beautiful drives we have ever been on. We were not aware of how awesome the drive between the coast along the cliffs was going to be. We then stopped a a couple of fancy wineries before finding our hotel in Stellenbosch. And it had a thatched ...

Over wijn en de goede dingen des levens, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Over wijn en de goede dingen des levens

A travel blog entry by alexstil

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The place to be in de omgeving van Kaapstad: Tokara wine estate, Stellenbosch. Underdressed, geen kiddies menu en twee tafels verwijderd van een kakkineus en pretentieus ouder echtpaar uit Wassenaar (of een vergelijkbare lokatie), maar wat een geweldige ...

Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Stellenbosch

A travel blog entry by derrick241

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... the bikes looked better than last time (the bakes work and the seat stayed in one place I went off to have a mooch about in Stellenbosch, see what there is around It does look like a prosperous town/city, but as its in the wine growing part of SA, ...

Day 78- 81, Stellenbosch ansd back to cape town, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Day 78- 81, Stellenbosch ansd back to cape town

A travel blog entry by sn_travels_2014

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Day 78- 81, Stellenbosch , wine country and back to cape Town We stayed at a place called Stumble inn which was recommended by Dan from India. We did a wine tour and met a really nice couple from Belgium or Germany, had some really nice wine, cheese ...

Wine and Cheese Club, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Wine and Cheese Club

A travel blog entry by tess.johnson

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Today we went on a wine tour to the Stellenbosch wine region just outside Cape Town. It was a lovely day and we learnt about the process of wine making, I was surprised it only takes 21 days to make a white wine (Chardonnays take longer as they are oaked ...

Stellenbosch, South Africa – wine country, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Stellenbosch, South Africa – wine country

A travel blog entry by amyandluke

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... with sore heads and groaned when we had to get back on the truck! It was just a few hours to our next destination, Stellenbosch, in the heart of the wine country. The scenery was stunning with vineyards spreading as far as the eye could see through the ...

Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Stellenbosch

A travel blog entry by ambulerende

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ANSA samling i nęrheten av ...

Last Days of the Program, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Last Days of the Program

A travel blog entry by south_africa_11

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... day on the 7th. I slept until I was rested, it was so wonderful!! Then was finally proven that they have turkey sandwiches in South Africa!! and this wasn't just any turkey sandwich, it had fruit on it, hummus, sprouts AND cheese. Since it was our last ...

Follow the Grapes.. find Bill :), Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Follow the Grapes.. find Bill :)

A travel blog entry by bniester

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... the flight is within 12 hours I cannot make any changes online and need to call.  Well working off of my pre-paid SIM card for South Africa which has $40 of time on it.. but I am allowed to use the phone on this guys desk so I don't have to get into ...

Wine and Chocolate on my birthday - I'm in heaven!, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Wine and Chocolate on my birthday - I'm in heaven!

A travel blog entry by africa5

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Happy birthday to my twin Chad! I am sorry to not be with him but being with my family in Stellenbosch, South Africa is a pretty good place to celebrate turning 40-ish! We began our day touring the La Motte Vineyard outside Stellenbosch. The surroundings ...

The End, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

The End

A travel blog entry by cdean

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... US and the world. On that note, thank you to everyone who made my experience what it was. I am so greatful for all the laughs and the craziness that happened along the way. I do not regret coming to South Africa at all and cannot wait to visit ...

6 days in the Hottentots Holland mountains, hottentots holland nature reserve, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

6 days in the Hottentots Holland mountains

A travel blog entry by jovi

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As a student living in the beautiful town of Stellenbosch, the mountains quickly become a part of everyday life. The mountains that create the mouth of the Jonkershoek valley are about a 10 - 15 minute jog away from town. I have soccer training at the ...

Don“t drink and drive bicycle, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Don“t drink and drive bicycle

A travel blog entry by glaro

... good dinner. If you are interested of winetasting, take the advantage of going by your own without any timetable of a organised tour. It“s cheaper and more relaxed. And from Stellenbosch it is definitely not a far way as south africans may believe. ...

Winelands good, Wine BAD, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Winelands good, Wine BAD

A travel blog entry by samcage1

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... point and we were all checked it by 10 o'clock. We quickly got changed and went out to explore as we only had one day in Stellenbosch. A quick stop at the visitors centre and we had our bikes for the day and a map of all the hundreds of winery's we could ...

The four passes, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

The four passes

A travel blog entry by kimclarke

... so dramatic, but coming down over Sir John lowrys pass gave fantastic views of False Bay with Cape Town in the distance. Returned to the country lodge near Stellenbosch where we found tat they ad not ad any rain all day, but lots of sunshine......ho ...

Wine Country Tour, Stellenbosch South Africa , South Africa travel blog

Wine Country Tour

A travel blog entry by sherries

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... , Mushroom Anise and it was delicious; others tried the venison, lamb and ostrich. After lunch it was onward to Stellenbosch and Delaire Graff Wine Estate, an opulent and pretentious property owned by the "House of Graff" international diamond merchant. ...

Dec 24, 2010, Stellenbosch, South Africa travel blog

Dec 24, 2010

A travel blog entry by magis2010

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