Green Elephant

Address: 57 Milton Rd, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 57 Milton Rd, Cape Town, is near Lion's Head, District Six Museum, Castle of Good Hope, and Bo-kaap.
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    Travel Blogs from Cape Town

    Cape Town, Day 1

    A travel blog entry by dougo on May 04, 2015

    46 photos

    ... could drop off our luggage tomorrow morning.

    But first we made an unexpected stop.

    Mount Nelson Hotel

    Bobby turned off the road into a driveway where I could see a large entrance way with Mount Nelson Hotel. This is THE place to stay in Cape Town – ie, if you have plenty of money !!

    Once past the security gate where Bobby had to give some details to the guard and ...

    Ah, the Winelands...

    A travel blog entry by watchnickrun on Nov 24, 2013

    6 photos

    ... pretty similar, but the last one also had a cheese tasting! I was so taken with one of the cheeses that I bought it… for the American equivalent of $2. 10 Rands = 1 US dollar, so things over here tend to be pretty cheap, especially if you know how to barter. Obviously, I happily took my cheese, recovered from several wine tastings and headed home.And here I sit, putting off a paper on the Music of South Africa to update the blog (finally). For any faithful readers (the few, ...

    Mountains, Beaches, Cliffs, Penguins & Vineyards

    A travel blog entry by simonv on Jun 30, 2013

    28 photos

    ... We got up for a late breakfast, took a walk on the 9 acres that our hotel sits on and said goodbye to our friend and colleague. We were picked up again by our South African friend and headed to the Stellenbosch wine country. What is most amazing to me is that my friend, his wife and two kids were with us again. First they invite us over to their house on Friday, take us everywhere on Saturday and they are ...

    South Africa certainly has its charms

    A travel blog entry by ray_harrington on Mar 19, 2013

    11 photos

    ... br>
    And that is the end of my African adventure - been away about 10/11 weeks and the time has absolutely flown by. It now seems so long ago since I was retching at the roof of Africa in Kili. Have seen some fantastic stuff but the animls stand out - Gorilla's, Shark's and Lion's in particular. Namibia was the country of choice and no competition for Cape Town as the must see city. You could certainly do the trip or the best parts of it in a campervan if the ...

    Wet Towels!

    A travel blog entry by thejaverys on Aug 26, 2012

    20 photos

    ... of how fast paced and mental everything is here we have had to
    set small challenges for ourselves each day just to get by. Challenge number
    one was to call the guest house we had pre-booked into. Easy….now all I need is
    a pay phone! I asked around and was pointed in one direction by every person I
    asked but I could not see the pay phone they were referring to. The last guy I
    asked noted my confusion and walked me over to a man sitting at a wooden