Poplar Tree Lodge

9 Fountain Dr, Hout Bay, Western Cape, 7806, South Africa | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $52.00

Travel Blogs from Hout Bay

Day 13 Cape Town

A travel blog entry by roamed

... and handmade malachite bangle bracelets. Then we went on the Cape Town Wheel. It was so windy up there. The sound of the wind was scary.

After that we went to a steakhouse on the water but we decided to sit inside because of the wind. It was good but the prices here are higher- tourist trap.

Now we are safely back at Abby Manor but the sound of the wind is horrible. We missed skyping my husband since we got back too late. I hope I will be able to sleep ...

Teaching, teaching and more teaching!

A travel blog entry by sateacher2013


... t have any lessons for me to do, and the kids had library all afternoon, art for an hour before break and !Xhosa before that. This is one of the problems being in a school that teaches two languages that you don’t speak or understand. I did some admin stuff for Cathi and one of the other grade four teachers and then sat in on the art class. I LOVE art class, especially here. Mrs. Cogan is the kind of teacher that makes you want to jump up and ...

Safari and lots of other stuff!

A travel blog entry by adiorio


... I’ll show
you when I get home). Basically, they catch the ostrich by ringing its neck and
then blindfold it to calm it down. Then, they help you get up and sit on it-
your legs go underneath its feathers but its awkward cause there’s basically
nothing to hold to keep you on. Then these two guys are on the sides of you
steering the ostrich and it takes off – I really can’t put it into words except
that it’s two days later and ...

First Rule... Don't Feed the Baboons!

A travel blog entry by proe2


... learn how to say ZEB-bra before you go. We took the 'Flying Dutchman Funicular' (a sort of cable car on rails) up a steep cliff to the Cape Point Lighthouse and gazed out on a breathtaking view of the Cape of Good Hope. This is where the Atlantic Ocean meets the Indian Ocean. The view alone is worth coming here for. I remember thinking that it was good the funicular is not a 'hop on/hop off' funicular, since the ...

Day 1 - Arrival in Cape Town

A travel blog entry by katepettitpeace


I arrived in famous Cape Town yesterday and jumped on my transfer to my 5 star (very cheap) backpackers in Cape Town City bowl. Once on the transfer bus with 11 other holiday makers, backpackers, interns and surprisingly other volunteers, nervously excited conversation started to flow quietly. As we pulled out onto an incredibly busy highway, we all stopped mid-conversation to soak up the site of infamous Table Mountain. It's ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on 9 Fountain Dr, Hout Bay, is near Rhodes Memorial, Para-Taxi Tandem Paragliding, Sleepy Hollow Horse Riding, and Spirit of Victoria.
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