Travel Blogs from Somerset West
We are picked up at 7.50 to be greeted by Charlene out driver and tie guide for the next 6 days. 4 Aussies wine 20 rand beer 60 rand hostel whilst the others went to a guest house. Cracking meal of chicken rice veg warm freshly cooked bread and pudding to follow. Meanwhile ...
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A short walk form the Museum is Charly's Bakery. The team here are the stars of reality TV series - "Charly's Cake Angels". The first thing you notice is the building itself who's decor resembles a huge iced cake, then the queues of people anxious to sample the latest tastey creations. Mostly "mucking afazing" cup cakes (as their slogan ...
... horrendous hailstones this season which destroyed the vast majority of their crop. It's terrifying that no matter how much hard work you put in something like that can come along and wipe it all out.
Almost all of Yvonne's apples have been harvested by now but there are still some Pink Ladies and all of the sundowners left to pick, so hopefully I'll get a chance to give it a go at some point! Interesting fact about Pink Ladies, as ...
... actually see that much while you are inside of the cage. It obviously depends on the visibility of water (ours was very low). For us it was just about the feeling you are actually in the water with huge white sharks. Nevertheless, if you wish to see them well itīs better to stay on the boat and observe them from its upper deck. While trying to attack the bait some of them even jump a bit.
During my first dive in the cage I didnīt see anything. I donīt know if I ...
Today was another great day! We started out with breakfast at the hostel like usual. We then had a bit of free time before meeting at 10 to plan with our groups for when we get to Johannesburg. We also got into other groups for preparation for an event we have planned next week with the economic justice network. I'm in the group talking and learning about trade. After that, we went to the grocery store for lunch. I shared soup with someone else on the trip. ...
Other places to stay in Somerset West
CNR Main Road (M9) & Broadway Boulevard (R44) Roads, Somerset West | 3 star hotelfrom $60
Lourensford Road, Somerset West | 4 star hotelfrom $76
01 Morgenster Avenue, Somerset West | 4 star hotelfrom $104
8 Waveren Avenue, Somerset West | Hotelfrom $63
Jigger ave, Somerset West | Hotelfrom $73