Avenue Normandie

Address: 19 Normandie Avenue, Fresnaye, Cape Town, Western Cape, 2004, South Africa | Hotel
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This hotel, located in the Dreyersdal area of Fresnaye, is near Table Mountain, Spirit of Victoria, Cape Town Gateway Visitor Centre, and What if the World.
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Travel Blogs from Fresnaye


A travel blog entry by eoinshirl on Jul 11, 2015

2 comments, 19 photos

... in eyes and skin. Where those who were illiterate were taught by educated political prisoners in a small cave in the quarry and who, following apartheid, left the penal colony to go on to university and become civic leaders.

We walked through the prison grounds, escorted by an ex political prisoner who shared with us his story of what is was like to be incarcerated on the island. We visited Mandala's cell where a small table, ...

South Africa - Cape Town Day 4

A travel blog entry by mktkachuk on Mar 25, 2015

1 comment, 17 photos

... more calm. The water taxi took half an hour so not too bad at all. We got to the island and had a little tour of the island on the bus. We got to see the leper graveyard where they buried lepers. Previously they were sent to the island but after when they were no longer banished they were still buried on the island. Then we saw the area where they kept the dogs. They were trained to catch and kill. No mercy here. And the limestone quarry where prisoners were sent to dig out the ...


A travel blog entry by cyreen on Jan 01, 2015

2 comments, 7 photos

... Walk from Freedom and a very interesting museum . Next stop was the Belguim chocolate shop!! They have chocolate fountain where Colin had this cup of Melted chocolate!!! Too sweet for me! In the eve we had an amazing dinner which Sonjas Mum made and she lives in this house which is 100yrs old!! And has this beautiful dog called Sasha who I fell in love with!! Next morning we were up early and went to the cemetery ...

Day 42 - Orange River, South Africa

A travel blog entry by stuiesmith119 on Oct 14, 2014

... Jess sat there looking absolutely beautiful, the sun was hitting her face and I literally was mesmirised, there are so many things I want to say to her but am too scared about her response. The evening was a bit disappointing, it started well with the drink flowing but the bar shut early unless you were prepared to suck the barman's dick, something I wasn't up for and thank god neither was Jess. So back to the tin shack we ...

The "Elephants" on Table Mountain

A travel blog entry by p2travel on Apr 26, 2014

5 photos

Holding my breath, I had mixed feelings of claustrophobia and vertigo simultaneously. I have always had a problem with heights - yet once again I was flying skywards on the end of a cable car with fifty others wedged like sardines.

The inside of the "car" rotates as it travels skywards and for five minutes you have a 360 view from the face of Table Mountain across the Mother City to Table Bay and beyond to the horizon. Despite the dizzy feeling ...

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