Highlands Country House
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
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... we could picture spending our retirement years sitting by that dam watching the sunset after our daily chocolate tours :) So Capetown, you did well. You amazed and surprised me and lived up to my expectations. I'm officially impressed and amazed by this beautiful place however I'm tired of driving and very much looking forward to not having to go into Capetown tomorrow. I have been, I have experienced and I have been amazed and I have memories to last a lifetime. Thank you ...
... and all the way down to the Cape of Good Hope and the Stellenbosch Mountains and the whole curve of False Bay and yah. it was amazing. We hike up to the highest point on Table Mountain and then over to the cable car and took the cable car down. The whole thing took about four and a half hours. From the cable car station we then walked about an hour or maybe a little more all the way into downtown, and took a minibus back to my friend's ...
... we received from locals was much more intense than anywhere else we have traveled. I see that this country has a lot of potential, but a lot of issues that could really hold it back. The government that Nelson Mandela set up in the mid 1990’s with South Africa’s first true Democratic government is said to be one of the best in regards to personal freedoms and equality for all, but it has to be played out in the hearts of the people as well.
... bag as I inched the zipper shut bit by bit until it could hold not even a marble more. We queue up waiting for our bags to be scanned and with shock and horror I see that they are doing a full open inspection of every checked bag. Oh god. Please help me. There is no way this bag is coming open again without a scene. As we slowly crawl forward in the line I try to figure out a way to avoid the inevitable. Ok, my turn. I hoist my heavy bag up onto the rickety wood table. "Please open ...
... stoping off in Simon's Town to see African Penguins (an endangered species) living in their natural habitat.
At our lunch stop we were fortunate enough to see a a whale (probably a Southern Right Whale) and a seal snatch a fish from a fisherman on his boat while he was cleaning his catch!
The weather is warming up and just like Australia this is the wildflower season so we saw plenty of Protea bushes, freesias, daisies and ...