Harbour House Hotel
Travel Blogs from Hermanus
... love that word) as a local patrol has to daily scare them away with paintball guns and loud blasts.
We enjoyed their company immensely, meeting Grant's kids and some of their friends. One such awesome couple were the original importers of Crocs shoes to Africa; a very lively couple with an equally amazing house and exquisite food and wine to boot. We had an excellent dinner with a guest of theirs from Colorado, ...
We went to the orphanage on Christmas eve knowing this would be the last time we saw the children until the day after Christmas. So our focus was on celebrating with the children. After some singing and reading, the plan was to get the children to rehearse the nativity play which they would then act out just before lunch. Costumes distributed and the children getting into character, some after a lot ...
... and skimmed rocks and the weather was really lovely too so we all had a lovely time. Being in Hermanus for the day was really good for me. If ever a place would help me find more peace in Zack’s death and everything surrounding it then it was his hometown and being there for the day in really good company was all that I really wanted. I never thought I’d find myself sat by a dam in Hermanus with a great group of friends and the sun shining when I planned to come to ...
... like that. we saw whales in Galapagos and australia and several times here in SA, but the great white, that is something you just see on TV.
We have been watching National geographic in the evenings here and every night there has been a shark program , most filmed right here in SA and in this region. We headed on out further to sea, and one of the two great sharks started following our boat, that was amazing!! further our to see ...
... the last place they were a few hours before so decided to leave the cage there and head to the same place….
The boat had an upper level which was the best place to spot the sharks from, the cage was secured to the side of the boat but looked extremely small and had thin metal bars! We all went to the upper level where our captain and guide explained that we would only be seeing great whites as they are the only shark that feeds on the surface… ...
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- Swimming pool