The Charles

Address: 137 Waterkant Street, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8002, South Africa | 4 star hotel
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This 4 star hotel, located in the Cape Town CBD - Foreshore area of Cape Town, is near Two Oceans Aquarium, District Six Museum, Abseil Africa, and Bo-Kaap Museum.
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      4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

      Travel Blogs from Cape Town

      Aussie Group Fight Band of Hungry Baboons

      A travel blog entry by wendy.batey on Sep 16, 2014

      2 comments, 66 photos

      ... was ignored. We were entertained by a whale breaching as we spread our lunch. However, as soon as food appeared - we were charged by a group of baboons intent on stealing our goodies. Our intrepid guide, David, fought them off with two umbrellas, Jan tripped and fell in a valiant attempt to rescue bread, the rest of us all grabbed food and screamed at the baboons, but they were not deterred ...

      Across the Klein Karoo to Montagu

      A travel blog entry by chagger1 on May 27, 2014

      ... little like northern Nevada - a green desert with succulents etc. Mountains on all sides. Stopped a while in its capital, Oudtshoorn, once the ostrich capital of the universe! Indeed it was so wealthy that it was the wealthiest town in the whole of SA at the time (late C19)...a nice local museum explained it all.... Then westward ho again on R26 across ...

      Leaving on a Jet Plane...

      A travel blog entry by sdanieli89 on Dec 06, 2013

      ... br>
      I can't tell if I am excited yet or not but I know once those bags are checked-in… That's the time to party!!!

      First stop OR Tambo in Johannesburg and then the 8325 kilometre flight to Perth, Australia. A total of 10 hours and 51 minutes! lol…

      Anyway, will keep you all posted.

      Ciao for now.

      Freeeeee Nelson Mandelaaaa + others

      A travel blog entry by lozseex on Sep 13, 2013

      12 photos

      ... they don't know standing behind the sign. Strange. Then we walked up about a thousand steps (I was ashamed of how much I struggled with that) to a lighthouse. I think I was too tired to fully understand what the lighthouse thing was, but there was a stunning view. I think the ocean really was as blue as it had been in Red's dreams even if it was the atlantic rather than the pacific. Then, tired and hungry, we returned to the hostel we temporarily call home.

      It's Sunday ...

      Cape Town day 2

      A travel blog entry by tash-and-gav on Aug 09, 2013

      Awoke to decent weather and the tastiest breakfast spread ( included in our 10 a night fee). Met up with Bec, Baz and the Swissies and went and caught the red bus. It took us around Johannesburg and told us the history, was pretty interesting. Unfortunately, table mountain was closed due to overcast ...