The Last Word Long Beach
Travel Blogs from Kommetjie
... and useless wing flapping. The comedy and adorability of it all kept us entranced for the better part of two hours.
On our way back to the car, we saw a sight that was perhaps more staggering than the penguins. In South Africa, people will do what they can for work. You’ll often see people mingling with traffic at stoplights trying to see all sorts of paraphernalia. This is actually quite common across all of Africa, to be honest. The ...
... hours, at least! Michelle arrived after work after the fun had been had so we didn't get to share any of the goodness with her.
We popped by Food Lovers Market on our way back to Greg’s to collect some pizza ingredients for the pizza that Greg later cooked in his webber! A braaied pizza! How impressive! We dropped Greg off at home and then took a detour to Long Beach ...
... up to the top of the hill by their house and then lunching with beers and pizza and crumbed mushrooms and haloumi. Hmph. At least it was a great bed and great room in which to be ill, with a great view to enjoy in my more lucid ...
Manchester to Amsterdam, Amsterdam to Cape Town – I had now arrived. Just as I had imagined, my lift had arrived with my name on a cardboard sign and a huge grin spread across my face, I was here living my dream! I was quickly bundled into a minibus and as we set off down the highway I was feeling pretty amazing. Taking in all the sights passing by, the time slipped away and I was soon outside my hostel waving the driver goodbye. On entering the hostel though my smile slipped away as ...
... beds - a huge double bed space above 3
rows of chairs. We climbed up the tiny ladder to get in to it and closed
the curtains around us. It was perfect! Despite the journey taking 15 hours
instead of 12 we hardly noticed because we slept so well! Surprising how you
can get used to horns screeching at each other every few seconds and the
violent jerks that mean you just missed another crash!!!
We arrived in Palolem, a little beachside village which ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility