Simon's Town Backpackers

66 St Georges St, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 66 St Georges St, Cape Town, is near Table Mountain Aerial Cableway, Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve, Simon's Town Museum, and Goukamma Nature Reserve.
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    Travel Blogs from Cape Town

    Maputo Madness

    A travel blog entry by chagger1 on Apr 13, 2014

    Today we returned from Inhaca Island after a relaxing weekend out on the sandy offshore island. Tonight's dinner started well - buying seafood at the fish market & having it cooked by the small restaurants next door. But we had a colossal row over the bill....could have turned nasty so we paid them more than was fair and got out without any serious problems or anyone ...

    The Wilds of Africa. Now comes with Sharks!!!

    A travel blog entry by keithandkim on Jan 18, 2014

    55 photos

    ... sitting on a rock right beside some people in bikini's getting their picture taken not 2 feet from them. The african Penguins were everywhere, on rocks, in the shade, in the water. They were chilling out just taking in all the photos and relaxing on the beach. We were shocked and surprised they happened to be so tame. We walked around a bit and found out the beach extended down through the rock boulders, so we climbed and swam our way down the beach to a ...

    Cape Town, South Africa

    A travel blog entry by longwayhomenz on Dec 03, 2013

    6 photos

    ... mountain we made the right decision to walk down not up. It took about 1 1/2 hours down the huge gorge steps - basically boulders as steps! Our knees were buggered afterwards! Our final night, we had a nice dinner and said our goodbyes to the rest of the group. It's been an incredible 75 days over landing through Africa - no doubt that this has been the greatest trip of our lives. It'll be sad to leave Africa and our new friends - but back to lone backpacking: off to ...


    A travel blog entry by hannabrowne on Oct 23, 2013

    3 comments, 3 photos

    ... place the animals on a chart on either the sea animal side or the land animal side. We ran workshops for each table, read them a story, and did rhythm and movement where they all get in a circle and sing. We went back to the house for lunch, we cleaned and organized the toys, then back to GAPA! Today the older kids are doing the craft and the younger kids are doing sports. Today we taught the younger kids the games that the older kids play so that ...

    Crazy Start

    A travel blog entry by mattgottwald on Oct 02, 2013

    6 comments, 5 photos

    ... for credit card orcash card things are going well - we're getting picked up 06:30 tomorrow to go cage diving with great white sharks, what an incredibly start to this amazing journey! I am quickly crashing and so need to get some food and sleep, will try and work out a way to get photos off my camera onto this blog so I can start making people properly jealous :D Love to you all, keep in touch and let me know what's going on your life, ...

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