Franklin House

Address: 30 Franklin Road, Cape Town, Western Cape, 7708, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel, located in the Plumstead area of Cape Town, is near Table Mountain, Rhodes Memorial, Para-Taxi Tandem Paragliding, and Sleepy Hollow Horse Riding.
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Driving on the left side of the road.....

A travel blog entry by winjacklinc on Nov 24, 2014

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... onto the large rocks at the end of the beach to get a better view and take some pictures.

By now it was lunchtime and we perused the restaurants on the main street of Camps Bay looking for a place to grab some lunch. We settled on an outdoor tapas restaurant and ordered a series of dishes (Greek salad, chicken skewers, spanakopita, grilled octopus salad, Spanish tortilla, meat filled pastry that I can't remember the name of) and a pitcher of sangria ...

Holy Table Mountain Batman!!!

A travel blog entry by mkolya21 on Jun 09, 2014

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... ever. I get why there is a sales office at the airport but who the hell does that? Of course there were two Kulula counters one of which was filled with employees who weren't doing anything and they sent me to the one with a huge queue with some dizzy girl buying a ticket for same day travel. The other people holding up the line were from Russia and their travel agent booked them a ticket that apparently Kulula didn't know existed.....oh my.

Luckily ...

The Cape of Good Hope

A travel blog entry by daveanddale on Apr 01, 2014

... with them here as some people feed them and then as a result the animal becomes aggressive so they shoot it. Because this tour was on such a tight schedule we took the funicular up to the lighthouse and looked out to see where the 2 oceans meet. Even though we had been lucky with the weather, as the overnight rain had cleared, you could tell how wild it would be. The actual Cape of Good Hope was a fairly ...

I can drive (even after wine tasting)

A travel blog entry by dgandj9 on Jan 17, 2014

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... of wine it was off to the next vineyard (Constantia Glen) to sample their wine delights. On arrival I decided it would be a great idea to take part in a proper wine tasting. 6 tastings for approx 3.40.. bargain!!

Before partaking I casually mentioned to the waitress that I was driving and had already sampled a couple of glasses of wine. Her response was "in South Africa we are less worried about that sort ...

South Africa - Cape Town

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

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... to make a payment. Everything worked out perfectly. The next day we went to experience shark cage diving.

Later we had lunch in Eastern Food Bazaar. In Cape Town Eastern cuisine (Indian, Thai, Chinese and Turkish) is very popular. Unfortunately for me it is generally very spicy. I had to accept it as a part of my training for India :)

Day 3: December 31, 2013

At 5.30 the tour operator picked us up in our hostel and we started to head to ...

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