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- Drycleaning onsite
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... part of "Monkey Valley" with a nice view over Noordhoek beach.
FInally got the cable car up to the top of Table Mountain late afternoon - luckily only intermittent cloud - good views.
No blog tomorrow - we are spending most of the day here, but then travelling home to the UK overnight, so home sometime on Sunday morning. ...
... Bay, discovering German breads and other European-style bakery goodies, all organic and in a really rustic beautiful bakery, and a stunning sunset to top it all of! Driving around here is easy, with good roads, courteous drivers, great signage and beautiful vistas everywhere around this region. Since my host had another work-do tonight, I ventured out to the waterfront for a bit of a stroll. Ronwyn ...
... explained that we were a novelty. One of our group acted as if he were at a theme park, taking pictures of every part of our hosts private lives. We had to draw on our hosts smiling demeanour to stop ourselves giving him the good slap he deserved! To see somewhere so impoverished but so hopeful was awe inspiring. This community unite to uphold each other (violence and crime is very low in the townships) and those in the shanty houses embrace their neighbours who have ...
... expect to see in feburary. For the evening myself and 4 others (hot dog wolf pack) from the hostel went to long street to check out the nightlife. I was quite nervous to go as I'd heard negative stories about muggings. But I lived to tell the tale though and had a really good night. The ambience was buzzing and it was crazy busy. Day four.... Everyday it's been too windy to go up table mountain and thankfully today the skies were clear and the wind was mild. The cable car is ...
... ensued. I decided to try again this morning and all went exceedingly well. The weather is perfect for hiking, although not for photography I'm afraid - high cloud and cool but not cold. Many years ago our mate, Baz, climbed up the pletenkip gorge route in less than an hour. That's the target for the super fit he told us. We've done it a few times, but never close to the hour mark as Alex normally has some injury ...