Blue Mountain Backpackers

208 Long Street, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8001, South Africa | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Cape Town

Testing the Grape on the Western Cape

A travel blog entry by tedchaplin


It was a strange morning, setting off for the South Africa border. Over the past weeks we had formed a kind of group autopilot and muscle memory; resulting in us becoming ruthlessly efficient at de-camping and piling onto Imani. Now that Imani was no longer our trusty steed, we became a herd of lost sheep. Also (although I can't speak for everyone …

Great White Cape Town

A travel blog entry by giuliani242

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No sooner did I arrive in Cape Town did I meet the next amazing person along this journey. As I was boarding the plane from Johannesburg to Cape Town, I noticed a pretty girl looking at me. We kept looking at each other during the flight and once we landed I was heading toward the exit and was about thirty feet in front of her. I started walking a …

De første dage

A travel blog entry by annekronborg

Fredag d. 4/2

Da vi vågner dukker Ditte op. Endnu en studerende fra min skole, som skal bo sammen med de andre piger hernede. Vi tager ned og spiser morgenmad med min veninde Sissel. Vi går rundt i byen og får klaret de praktiske ting med simkort og sådan.

Lørdag d. 5/2

Vi vågner op til 40 grader og den dejligste by. Vi …

Rejsen derned

A travel blog entry by annekronborg

Onsdag d. 2/2 og torsdag d. 3/2

Rejser fra banegården i Århus og skal med toget hele vejen til Hamburg, hvor vi herefter skal med fly til først Amsterdam og dernæst Cape Town. Heldigvis rejser jeg sammen med tre piger fra skolen; Line, Signe, Karina. Rejsen varer over 30 timer. Vi ankommer til Cape Town sent om natten og heldigvis står …

Kev & Fin went up a hill to fetch a pint of castle

A travel blog entry by finola-and-kev


Arrivin in Cape Town we sussed out the local backpackers along Long Street as this was the Kho San Road of Cape Town. We got sorted out and dropped off wee 'Phillipe' Sandero back to the hire company with a tear in our eye. he had served us well and we knew we would miss him. dandered back to the backpackers and had a wee feed and a pint as we went …

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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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