Castle Street Backpackers

57 Castle St, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8001, South Africa | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Cape Town

'Captivating Cape Town'

A travel blog entry by sarahandjustin


Stage 1... Cape Town, the first leg of our World Discovery with no limits. Bright eyed and bushy tailed Sarah & I arrived early Sunday morning with a bank account full of cash and excitement running through our veins. We literally ran out of the airport only to be introduced to a cold, rainy Sunday morning. But that did no jar our enthusiasm, …

Cape Town, Robben Island and a fun wine tour!

A travel blog entry by daveandnat


Daveandnat stayed here on Aug 15, 2010 during their trip titled: Dave and Nat's Great Adventure.

Beautiful Cape Town

A travel blog entry by ohheyafrica


... market, we went to Stellenbosch Winery. The drive out was about an hour or so.  At the winery we were welcomed with a nice sweet white wine, white wines are not my favorite but I gave them all a chance. We went on a tour of the facility and saw the entire process of making wine. The most interesting part to me was that red wines are made red because they sit with the skin for weeks at a time after they are crushed, white wines are separated from the skins ...

"Braai Brekkie Will Change Your Life"

A travel blog entry by bakkepackers


... time, united in an us vs. them attitude; personality conflicts naturally arose and people didn't always agree. Interestingly, though, he said that the prison leaders in each cell block made sure that everyone sat down together on Sunday afternoons to both compliment/praise each other, and to offer constructive criticism or to raise personal concerns in a way that everyone could discuss and hopefully come to terms with. It really does sound as though there ...

Life at Artscape

A travel blog entry by watchnickrun

... from Jordan. When asked why he was a Drama major, when there was such political turmoil and social issues in his country, he said “I wanted to do something that I knew would make a difference”. Although I wasn’t there, his words ring in my ears daily.

Tomorrow, winelands tour! We have a well-deserved break from the craziness that has been work. More to report then, I’m sure ;)

Cheers! ...

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This hostel, located on 57 Castle St, Cape Town, is near District Six Museum, Abseil Africa, Bo-Kaap Museum, and Church Square.
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