Abantu Lodge And Backpackers

177 Long Street, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8001, South Africa | Hostel
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First day

A travel blog entry by tlainy

... and beautiful; stores in the U.S. with items from Africa are making BANK; high 70s is jacket and boot weather for a majority of the locals; savory pastries and coffee=amazing!

Ok, I'll stop boring you now with my tired ramblings of the day. Next up: full-day tour of Cape Point, Cape of Good Hope, and the Kirstenbosch Gardens.

PS can't seem to upload photos on this right now. Hopefully tomorrow!

The end of Africa...

A travel blog entry by watchnickrun


... and more of a groundwork in place, I think they’ll do a great job at helping the youth of South Africa.

We also got to make a farewell luncheon for our work placement, full of American food like gourmet grilled cheese, chili fries and Coke floats. If I have nothing else to be proud of on this trip, I have that meal to remember. Afterwards, we danced, ...

In Cape Town/Robben Island

A travel blog entry by suely.trinh


... then they didn't capture ones attention. Ferry ride was awful too, so choppy! Martin: The hotel is really nice and comfortable, the weather is a bit grey but we will try and made the most of it. "Look on the bright side," at least it's not raining. Robin Island tour was a little slow and not much to see but at least it was sunny and I bought some tasty cookies for the ...

Day five

A travel blog entry by carmenatwater


... in the restaurant. They also raised the fish that they served, and used the waste from the fish tanks to fertilize the vegetables. They even painted our faces as a "welcome" gesture when we walked in! After lunch, we shopped around for a little bit on the waterfront before heading to a township called Langa. In Langa, we received a tour similar to the one in Khayelitsha. On this tour, however, the guide had us stop and try ...

Cape Town, Wine Tasting and Cape Tour

A travel blog entry by kcullivan

... looking to find a good party. He had the trendy dirty hippie attire going (poofy Indian Aladdin style pants that gather at the calf), the dirtiest grey sweatshirt you'd ever seen, blue high tops, and he smoked a lot. He looked like he just woke up from an all night rave or perhaps a one night stand. Despite my quick and inaccurate judgment (that seems to be rampant lately!) I surprisingly found him to be very easy going and likeable. Little did I realize when I actually ...


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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