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 Shark Zone.
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    Travel Blogs from Cape Town

    "Long walk to freedom"

    A travel blog entry by shamiandlauren on Jan 15, 2014

    5 comments, 27 photos

    ... to make homemade beer for any town celebration. The beer is made from "king corn" and called Mqombhoti (spelling?). They serve it in a huge jug and share it together. It was very interesting stuff.

    We then had a quick lunch at the V&A Waterfront and then jumped on the ferry to Robben Island. It is a beautiful 30min ride to the island. Once on the island, buses took us around the island to see ...

    South African Recap - Month 1

    A travel blog entry by lee.d.rosen on Jul 10, 2013

    ... ul>My travels have been blessed with good weather and I haven't been under the weather either! I have seen gorgeous sunrises and sunsets, spectacular landscapes, hiked through the forest, trekked along the coast, biked down a mountain pass, surfed the wild coast, had great white sharks 6” from my face, sat on an ostrich and bungee jumped (technically this was in Zambia). During my time up by Kruger National Park, I saw every type ...

    Teaching, teaching and more teaching!

    A travel blog entry by sateacher2013 on May 06, 2013

    4 photos

    ... and unrealistic totem poles. Not exactly my first choice but it is Bridget's favourite restaurant so off we went :)
    We don't need to talk about the food.
    We came home late in the afternoon tired and ready for bed. Very nice mid-week break!

    Math test first thing and then I marked it while Mrs Henderson did more Math with them. Couple ambiguous questions – need to be specific on tests if you want a specific ...

    Penguins and 'For Richer or Poorer'

    A travel blog entry by krista.and.erik on Nov 02, 2012

    32 photos

    ... colour of those in the vehicle and more to do with boredom – sort of like the old Spanish men sitting on benches in the squares all day just watching people pass. I felt a little apprehensive because the reality of places like this is that you are at the mercy of the masses. They run their own society in here. They have their own rules. And if someone – or a bunch of them – decide to attack you, there is nobody to help. And there ...