Protea Hotel North Wharf
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... 12th floor. I made the mistake of looking down from the balcony and that's given me the creeps ever since. I hope I will get brave enough to sit out there with a glass of wine and enjoy the view at sunset before we leave!
We dumped off our stuff and decided to head straight out and find a local supermarket for some supplies. I'd read online before we arrived about a cheap supermarket called ...
The first thing we did was go up to Table Mountain in a cable car. Our apartment was super close to it, which was nice. Inside the cable car, the floor rotated around, so you could see everything! Table Mountain is really beautiful. It is proven to be the oldest mountain in the world! Up at the top, we went on a long hike. You could go right up to the edge and take a picture. Just don't lean too far! On the ...
... points were a bit of a struggle but fun none the less :) We were lucky to spot some eland, kudu, baboons & ostrich that roam free and wild in the nature reserve.
After about a week at the backpackers, my hero and saviour Rich whisked me away to his apartment which from the original plan of staying for a week or two, ended up around the 4 month mark! THANKS SO MUCH RICH!!! After 10 months on the road in South America and the week in South African backpackers I ...
... ownership among the colored and the black people. The white people were driving everywhere because of lack of public transit and high crime rate. The German couple that we were with, told us about an incompetent mugging attempt they faced the day before. While walking on the main entertainment street during the day a guy touched them with his index finger and whispered, “Gun, gun, I have a gun”. After pausing he said, “Joke, joke, still ...
... t know if they were taking turns to gawp at us.
Walter showed me where there was a 'secret' passageway through the boulders. If you can squeeze through and clamber over the boulders you get to a secluded beach where the sunbathing penguins vastly outnumber the humans.
Their confidence and curiosity was a delight, and an endless source of entertainment as they tottered around the beach, ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center