Blue Mountain Backpackers

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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    Transplant Fever

    A travel blog entry by brownkar on May 03, 2013

    15 photos

    So I've been up since 5am our time... apparently there is a house of rugby boys that are staying right next to us and on the same floor... whom are up at the crazy odd hours of the night being extremely loud... They kept our prof up until 2am and then woke me up at 5am... and of course I couldn't fall back asleep and I didn't have to wake up until 7.. so that was a great start to the day...

    We then headed back to UCT for a review ...

    I may know more SA history than US history now...

    A travel blog entry by adiorio on Jan 14, 2013

    2 comments, 3 photos

    ... My surname is ________/ I am __ years old…” They sing it in a cute tune and it’s used when the foster parents come to the center. Another song, which really broke my heart, goes like “This is my body/ from head to toe/ I have the right to say/ don’t touch me, stranger/ leave me alone!” When they sang this, led by one of the mamas, the other girls and I just looked at each other in shock. While it’s so great that they are ...

    Cape Town Continued

    A travel blog entry by kynanandaimee on Aug 04, 2012

    5 comments, 7 photos

    ... if we try!  Actually we had crepes so that was nice.   Later on we decided to visit a Cheetah Park on a whim.  This park is interesting, what they do is use encounters with cheetahs to raise money for their project, which is to provide Anatolian sheep dogs to African farmers.  These pups grow up with flocks/herds, protecting them from predator cats, which therefore stops farmers shooting endangered cheetahs as threats to their herds.  It was ...

    Hi. Hello. Bounjour. Ciao. Molweni.

    A travel blog entry by maia on Mar 10, 2012

    1 comment, 5 photos

    ... past month I have been living at Mtentu River Lodge. You may recall the name from a past blog post in December. Just look up the lodge - - Yah, that's where I've been living. For real.

    You might be confused if you remember my last blog post, because at that point I was heading to the South Coast to live with Nonhle for a month and there was no mention of living at any lodge. But yah, it's a long story. And as I type this ...