Whalesong Lodge

Address: 83 Cliff Street, Gansbaai, Western Cape, 7220, South Africa | 4 star hotel
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This 4 star hotel, located on 83 Cliff Street, Gansbaai, is near Bontebok National Park, Drostdy Museum, White Shark Diving Tours, and Unreal Dive Expeditions.
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Travel Blogs from Gansbaai

Happy Thanksgiving sharks!

A travel blog entry by chel.ro on Nov 27, 2014

5 photos

... of us were pretty bummed out. We left our last camp and headed for Victoria Falls before going to the airport. The falls were geologically fascinating and very beautiful. We happened to be there at the wrong time of year for the whole thing to be flowing, but we still got some excellent views. It was approximately a million degrees so we tried to stay in the shade as much as possible as we walked back from the falls and checked out the open market, ...

Day 5 : Shark!

A travel blog entry by cyann.samson on Aug 07, 2014

... fin her name was Groot skoonheid which in Afrikaans means Great Beauty known for her size and her peaceful nature she was one of the largest whites known in the area. We were eager to get in the water and when we did the view was amazing, the deep water seemed to continue forever and a dark shark was emerging from the deep slowly, the shark swam slowly up to the bait just meters in front of the cage, as the shark swam closer I ...

Try not to look delicious

A travel blog entry by rita_d on Jul 12, 2014

2 comments, 19 photos

... hmm... perhaps we are about to become the chum for the sharks and the joke is on us) and we take off on a very bumpy, tossing and turning ride out to sea. At this point I have the Gilligan's Island theme song stuck in my head but it is a mash-up with Jaws. This is not a calming feeling I am creating. Birds were flying next to our boat the whole way and I was trying to remember what the captains on Deadliest Catch said about this. Is this good luck or bad? I choose to ...


A travel blog entry by bakkepackers on Mar 12, 2014

33 photos

... I were reluctant to leave lovely, Northern California-y Mossel Bay, but we had to push on with our Garden Route itinerary. The first doses of Cipro seemed to work; feeling a little less sick, and having gotten more sleep than the previous two nights, I managed better as we explored charming Swellendam. Swellendam is the fourth oldest town in South Africa. Besides being incredibly cute, with wonderful old Dutch architecture, its claim to fame is that it was briefly an ...

With the least dangerous animal, Great White Shark

A travel blog entry by onestepahead on Aug 01, 2013

1 comment, 16 photos

... of wine where I’m living (currently NYC – alright that’s unfair competition in that sense...). And the glass of water here is like 1.5$ - in the restaurant.
There is only one thing you need to be aware of:
the cheap alcohol rebound-effect (©PW).

And a question at the end, you are welcome to comment:
Why does a lady immediately thinks about betraying her girlfriend if you simply ask her for a ...