Garden Court de Waal
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On our second day we were up early to meet Michael who would be our guide for the day as we took the Cape Peninsula tour. We set off toward the Atlantic seaboard and headed south through the upmarket Clifton and Camps Bay areas, followed soon by Llandudno, a very exclusive area where Madonna and the Beckhams allegedly have property. A little …
We landed in Cape Town at around 10pm on Friday the 19th of Feb. Weary from our flight we were taxied to our hotel and intended to head straight for bed. However, the guy at the bar had other ideas and persuaded us to have a nightcap first. A very refreshing pint of Castle later and I was definitely ready for sleep.
Saturday morning …
Day 5 Tuesday, 1/12- Slept in a bit and slept off dinner. Didn't make it downstairs until 10am. We tried to catch the 10:15 shuttle, but there wasn't one. There was, however, an unscheduled bus to the Waterfront (even better). At the V&A we browsed the Tourist Info center, then caught a shuttle up to the Table Mountain cable car. Table Mountain …
... gain on these journeys, the more I realize that people have more similarities than I had ever assumed. Our conversation ranged from Nelson Mandela and Obama to kids. It was really great to hear perspectives from all of us that have come from very distant places from one another in the world.
After much conversation, we all moved in to the somewhat small kitchen and began cutting all the ingredients ...
... go to this gig tonight so said I would... Internet got sorted by Internet man which was good still doesn't work on my kindle though...sat doing my blog and emailing and reading about Thailand and trying to decide where to stay when I get there....time just goes!!! Was raining outside so I had no desire to go anywhere and the Dutch boys and Scottish boy were going to the cinema to watch taken 2 and funnily enough I didn't want to go and see that, what with travelling the world on my ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking