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Travel Blogs from Sea Point
... they leave without you? How much trouble will you get in if you miss the flight? Can you upgrade us? Mike commented they don't need to worry about being late as with our luck the flight will be delayed. So eventually the cars get fixed (an hour and a half later!!) and we get going. There are a bunch of people ahead of us in line, but dieter sweet talked someone and said were flying out so we get on the first car down. Seconds after were saying how "at least we are far enough ...
... if it was the behavior of the sharks, or the lack of visibility, but everything seemed very safe. The water temperature was 14 Celsius (about 57 Fahrenheit), cold to many people there, but not bad for Jeff and I considering we were wearing wet suits. It definitely took our breath away at first, but we quickly got used to it. Jeff was in the second cage and I was in the third. Since there was only one cage after me, and there was some open spots, I got to stay in for another ...
... went to table mountain and yay it was actually open and took the cable car up..OMG. Soo steep. Beautiful views! Back down and off to motel for quick change and walk to wharf to head out on a sunset yacht cruise on the harbour with champagne. Dinner again at our favourite restaurant. Never ceases to amaze me how good the food is here and we keep coming back to it. Name later. ...
... was too amazing not to. As we were heading back to mainland for food and to watch the movie, a shark jumped straight up out of the water. Absolutely incredible! And of course no boat ride is complete without Mark getting seasick. Five minutes before docking he filled a barf bag. After my time spent in shark alley, I am now confident that I will never go surfing in Cape Town. That night Ofer taught us to make shokshooka, an Israeli dish (Ofer is from Israel) made ...
I want to go home so bad but I also really love it here.
I love my placement and everything we're doing but I just want to go home.
That's how I feel everyday but then I know that when I'm home I will wish I was back here.
Today I got up bright and early, like every other day, and got ready for work. I always sleep in
actually, well, compared to everyone else. I don't have to do my hair (it's already straight and pretty), I don't have to pick out ...
Other places to stay in Sea Point
Sea Point, Sea Point | 3 star hotelfrom $78
Corner Main & frere Road, Sea Point , Sea Point | 3 star hotelfrom $39
Cape Of Good Hope, Sea Point | Hotelfrom $31
9 Barkly Road, Sea Point | 4 star hotelfrom $69
8 Oliver Road, Sea Point | 3 star hotelfrom $60
Sea Point, Sea Point | 2 star hotelfrom $78