Sugar Hotel & Spa
Travel Blogs from Cape Town
... how the number one thing that they tried to smuggle were newspapers, or any news or word from the outside. He described how they relieved themselves in buckets and they all slept on the floor, until Red Cross and UN pressure forced the prison to get cots for the prisoners. He spoke of the efforts that the prisoners made to befriend and sway some of the guards over to their cause, and how frustrating it was when they'd finally accomplished this with a few only to have ...
... research, as the company didn't provide cultural notes for this portion of the trip.)
The next couple of days took us to Chobe National Park in Botswana, where we spent the afternoon laying by a great pool in the campground, then heading off for late afternoon and early morning game drives where we had our first sightings of elephants, giraffes (my favourite!), impalas, hippos, jackals, zebras, kudus, Cape buffalo, crocodiles; ostriches,and lots of beautiful ...
Another lazy day today, after a bit of a sleep in we all went down to Pick'n'Pay and did our grocery shopping for the week. Afterward I went for a walk with Janina and Klara to the market stalls along the beach just opposite our flats- there wasn't anything overly exciting to buy but it was nice ...
... seen. Everyone else was doing the same…..so in other words, I blended quite well with the crowd! Hehehe!
We landed right next to the Cape Ferris Wheel and without any hesitation, quickly bought our tickets to experience from this giant observation wheel the spectacular 360 degree panoramic views of all of our surroundings.
... it was now very busy and so when we'd found a menu that I liked as far as veggie options goes, we asked if they had room and were told that we could only sit outside, where they had parasols, heaters and a blanket. But since I was already cold, as was Niko, we said no. But just then people walked out and so we ended up being able to sit inside after all. Afterwards, we headed back to the hotel by car, which we'd parked in the same parking lot as last time. ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility