De Oude Meul Guest House
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... last 30 years since it was founded by John and Erica Platters (of the famed guide), there have been various owners and winemakers here. Since the jeweller Laurence Graff purchased the property, it has been extended around the winery with a rather splendid Relais & Chateau hotel and spa and two swanky restaurants.
Before we formally tasted, we were treated to a rather splendid lunch menu.
Pan seared Trout, fish ...
... Rains down in Africa" which was incredibly fitting. I didn't stay the night in Cape Town but a few of the girls got a room at Once hostel on Kloof street so we met there after and sat by a fire and had some drinks. We watched part of a movie in the movie room while for the guys to meet us after the rugby match they were at in the afternoon. We went out on Long Street to Beer House for a drink and then to the Dubliner for dancing afterwards. At around 2am we called one of ...
... and had the usual milo, think its becoming a favourite! We hit the road again to a wine estate called we day under the oak tree and enjoyed a 5 course picnics in a beautiful settings which was topped even more wine! The picnic was such a great idea and was something different to do! Now we are in stellenbosch catching up a last minute of shopping and exploring the area before we go back and prepare for our 48 hours of travelling to ...
... colony of African Penguins. The penguins are best viewed from Foxy Beach. Let me mention at least a few interesting facts about penguins:
- From just two breeding pairs in 1982, the penguin colony has grown to about 2 200 in recent years.
- The African Penguin is listed in the Red Data Book as an endangered species. Of the 1,5-million African Penguin population estimated in 1910, only some 10% remained at the end of the 20th ...
... first outing was to the Cape of Good Hope, which is probably one of the most beautiful places in the world - next to Waipio Valley in Hawaii. Here we were able to see the Indian Ocean join with the Atlantic Ocean, which for a traveller like myself was fantastic. The second event was Boulder's Beach which is the location to see penguins in South Africa. I loved this visit because we got to see several of the penguins do their penguin walk and because I have ...