Finchley House

18 Finchley Road, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Cape Town

Robben Island Expedition

A travel blog entry by charlottesmith

3

... we made it, and climbed onto the tour bus waiting to take us around the island. Naturally, the windows were wide open. All tours of the prison are conducted by ex-political prisoners, a tradition that will naturally not last for very many more years. Our guide had been a prisoner for 7 years, between 1984 and 1991. He showed us the very cell he spent his sentence in, as well as Nelson Mandela's cell, which has been furnished as it was when the prison was in use.

As well ...

The end of Africa...

A travel blog entry by watchnickrun

17

... a pretty succinct week in review! Other highlights include dancing with strangers, stealing my professor’s hat and a water park visit with our staff. South Africans know how to do roller coasters, and I’ll leave it at that. Great times for all. Can’t wait for London, but also can’t imagine leaving. Who knows what’s in store next?




Cheers! ...

Out and about with the girls

A travel blog entry by centaur169

68

... made foods and beers we headed off to Table Mountain. The weather was less than ideal, to visit this 7th Wonder of the World, but I felt Janet's stay would just not have been complete without going up the mountain, and I was also not particularly keen on the kayak trip as I had done cold and wet with the surfing,lmao.

It was good to see Andrew, king of inappropriate comments, taken down a notch by his 17 year old daughter! Man was he embarrassed and anxiously ...

Sunny days in Cape Town

A travel blog entry by kendrasworld

25

... but then since we were watching them cook we needed to order the calamari and the African cheese plate. We voted the calamari as literally the best thing we have ever eaten EVER, the lamb shoulder, pork belly, mushrooms, and tuna takati were all equally amazing, the fried pig tails were a different experience but also good, and the KFC was our least favorite. I always love cheese and we ended up taking that home with us. Of course, we also had to order dessert, because if ...

May 9

A travel blog entry by kollc

1
73

... seeing was living in what is called a windy house. This is a little shanty off of the main house. The reason we had to wait was because they had some attack pit bulls roaming the yard. We asked a boy if they would bite, and he said they would. After the dogs were "under control", we went back to the windy house. Just as we were walking up to the door, the dogs got out and bolted for us. One of the kids ran to ...

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This hotel, located in the Camps Bay area of Cape Town, is near Robben Island, Camp's Bay Beach, District Six, and City Hall.
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    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good