Highlands Country House
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... road high above the ocean, with a stop for lunch and play at a cute little town frequented by others taking the same route. We will be forever indebted to Graham for his navigation, guiding, and driving skills, as well as his unflagging willingness to jolly the kids along.
Our last day in Cape Town, and in South Africa, was a bit more frenetic than we'd planned. After attending a local conference for work Jonathan spent ...
... just looking over a railing, fighting for a photo opportunity. It was a greedy thought but every picture I'd been shown suggested it was possible. I decided it wasn't good enough and after some quick discussion we got back in the cars and headed further down the road. We saw the sign for the actual Boulders Beach and headed to the gate. We went through down onto the exact picturesque beach we had seen earlier. There were a few people enjoying it but no penguins. ...
... range is a chic suburb on the trendy Atlantic Seaboard. There are sidewalk cafés & one of Cape Town's most picturesque beaches.
Spa at Westin - did a 60 mins couple's massage at Westin's spa. Was good n relaxing. Slept halfway. There is a water bed that has great view that we can rest in to continue our slumber after the massage session. Lovely! But ...
... friend and I were like - why Chinese? They didn't have Afrikaans or Xhosa either. So we asked and apparently Chinese tourists are sort of common and they need the most direction in the western-style bathrooms, hence the signs in Chinese.
Yesterday evening I said 'gracias' instead of 'thank you' and 'perdonne' instead of 'excuse me' without thinking. Apparently some Spanish words have taken root in my mind so that they aren't translated ...
... learn how to do.
We spent the next day walking around Durban. We walked to the beach, but since it was cloudy and a bit drizzly we didn’t stay at the beach for long. We just walked along the boardwalk and then down to the water to put our feet in. The beach wasn’t really anything spectacular and no one was there since it was a rainy week day. From there we walked into the city center which also wasn’t anything spectacular. The ...