Mosselberg on Grotto Beach
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... in the small community. At L'Agulhas Point there was a lighthouse that was being renovated, the sign on the beach and a very small gift shop. I couldn't even find a nice refrigerator magnet or souvenir there or anything in their small town.
After a few photo ops on the beach we headed for Stelllenbosch which is the wine capital of that region. The distance is about 200 kms/124 miles and took about 3 hours in commute traffic. ...
... swim by the cage. After that it was the next groups turn so I went up top to the viewing deck for a nice view of the sharks and some of them went after the bait line this time. After that group went it was time for me to get back in and see some more sharks. This time one of the sharks bite the bait line and swim right to the cage (see the first video) hitting the cage with its fin inside the view port and its mouth right next to mine. Its fine brushed along ...
... br> In the hostel I noticed a special offer advertising white water rafting for only R300 (£20) for one day only so I jumped at it. What they didn’t tell me was that we would be using two-person rafts, so more like an inflatable canoe and I wasn’t too confident about making out to the other side, but it was too late to turn back.
My fears were well-founded though when I repeatedly got stuck on the rapids and finally succumbed ...
... rocky shore line, whale watching. We were lucky to have mostly sunny weather during our stay in Hermanus, which was a welcome change from Cape Town. After a late night dinner, we made our way back to our guest house to get ready for our departure back to Cape Town the following day. I knew that I would dearly miss the views and hospitality and breakfasts provided by our hosts (during our stay in Hermanus)... but mostly the hair dryer! Four days was just not enough.
... 8221; the water and that sometimes salt crystals are excreted from their eyes as part of the process. How clever is that!!!!
We then drove on through Kleinmond to Hermanus. Its not whale watching season but we enjoyed our picnic lunch on the cliff top. We then wandered through the African curio stalls. What an array of batiks, carvings and beaded goods. I felt quite overwhelmed and ...