Blue Mountain Backpackers

Address: 208 Long Street, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8001, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel, located in the Cape Town CBD - Foreshore area of Cape Town, is near District Six Museum, Castle of Good Hope, Abseil Africa, and Bo-Kaap Museum.
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    Travel Blogs from Cape Town

    May 9

    A travel blog entry by kollc on May 09, 2013

    1 comment, 73 photos

    ... America too?" (referring to Ranelle and Megan)
    Me- "Yup."
    Guy- "Are you going to let me have one of your women?"

    Anyway, we kept going and stumbled on the place where polio and measles vaccines were being distributed. We decided to stop in. We talked to the nurse who was getting ready. After literally a 3 minute explanation of who we were, she was more than happy to let us administer polio ...

    "People who sound like me!"

    A travel blog entry by clareburn on Dec 24, 2012

    ... South Africa. Say that's where you're from and people immediately think that they know something about you. Playing up the worst (and often most obsolete) stereotypes, they tell you things about you, your country, your people. After spending so long away from home (five years!), it's an exhilarating feeling to be the same as the people around you - to share a country, an identity, eleven languages.

    Sometimes, the best thing about going home is blending in.

    Seperated in Capetown

    A travel blog entry by 2enma5ter on Sep 14, 2012

    20 photos

    ... from the Indian Ocean took this bay already having Table Mountain and Capetown already in sight until finding out that the bay ended a good chunk before the saving harbour. False bay really earned its name. On our hike up to the light houses of Capepoint we had some unexpected company as monkeys were circuling people with food in their pockets. Whales were unfortunately not seen. Martin really knew this place, he could tell what heap of **** was from which animal and otherwise had ...

    Yzerfontein to Cape Town

    A travel blog entry by miguel.ta on May 12, 2012


    ... to be South African). A million plus memories went through my head in the final 30km. Crossing the finish line was great jubilation between family, friends and riders. The medal ceremony was held after the ride, one of my proudest moments, receiving my EFI medal, +- 11500km but bigger than that one billion km (if I can measure it in km) of fun! In closing I would like to thank you for following us on this amazing journey? About ...