Abantu Lodge And Backpackers

Address: 177 Long Street, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8001, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 177 Long Street, Cape Town, is near District Six Museum, Castle of Good Hope, Abseil Africa, and Bo-Kaap Museum.
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Travel Blogs from Cape Town

Driving on the left side of the road.....

A travel blog entry by winjacklinc on Nov 24, 2014

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... of the road. And....as Aly quickly pointed out.....that is a team sport. From the person who stood in the road (to stop traffic, if necessary) and guided them out of the pitched driveway onto the hilly and winding road our house was on before hopping in the car, to the "spotters" who looked in either direction on turns to make sure all was clear, to the person that thought out exactly which way we were supposed to go on a rotary or who had the right of way ...

We made it! (just)

A travel blog entry by charlottesmith on Jun 29, 2014

... Namibia, we felt like we had reached the home straight - ahead of us was South Africa, with excellent roads, good campsites, and a vaguely efficient border. How wrong we were.

For some unknown reason, the truck we were travelling in is British registered. This proved a problem as it is therefore not allowed to carry passengers in South Africa. The plan was that another Acacia truck would come up from Cape Town and meet us at the border and then take us back down. ...

The Cape of Good Hope

A travel blog entry by daveanddale on Apr 01, 2014

... large neoclassical public buildings. We then continued walking back towards the Victoria and Albert Waterfront and visited some of the souvenir shops and then met the group for sunset drinks on the roof of a nearby luxury hotel. Sadly the day clouded over so no sunset but the views over the foreshore made it worthwhile. We then headed down to the waterfront for our last meal with the group who were leaving the tour ...

I can drive (even after wine tasting)

A travel blog entry by dgandj9 on Jan 17, 2014

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... of the sun I grabbed the umbrella and wandered down onto the beach. Unfortunately I had not tested it before trying to use it and quickly understood why it had been dumped. It was knackered.

Placing the umbrella to the side we sat down to enjoy the view. A little while latter a man approached us and started yelling totally unprovoked. Confused, we ignored him and he walked off. It was not until we ...

South Africa - Cape Town

A travel blog entry by tereza-gonzalo on Dec 29, 2013

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... of January till the 7th of January and drive with a few stops from Cape Town to Jo´burg, I was buying tickets for Table Mountain Cable Aerialway for the 2nd of January.

Once we were done with all administrative things we had to start getting ready for New Year´s Eve 2013. First of all, we went to the hairdresser´s. They were closing when we arrived but Gonzalo convinced them to let us in (in total we paid ZAR 425!). From there we ran to the ...

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