Whale View Manor
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... back at us. Luckily the slightly chillier day meant it didn’t honk as much as usual but the obligatory photo-fest was undertaken. We wandered over to the smaller second beach were penguins and humans are allowed to mix and did so – this was much quieter but a bit nicer than the walkways if you as me. If you asked S she may have been less amiable towards it after she was momentarily chased by one of ...
... for tourism. It was crazy to see where two oceans come together (Indian and Atlantic). We also visited another nearby point, the Cape of Good Hope. On the way back home we stopped by an ostrich farm for some coffee, and to have our hands pecked at by impressively strong beaks. After a 30 cent McDonalds ice cream and a beautiful sunset in a schnazzy neighborhood, we went to a crazy indoor market that is only on Fridays. It takes place in an old warehouse by the ...
We picked up our very plasticy Toyota Etios hire car and set of for Cape Point and the Cape of Good Hope passing along the beautiful coast line of Camps Bay again and on through the ……. Pass. With sunshine and showers we explored Cape Point, visiting the lighthouse, more pretty view points and some ostriches. We ...
... that used to be a house, where we had dinner. There were men playing drums and they prepared a great meal for us. It was familiar food with a South African aspect in it. There was rice, cooked veggies, potatoes, beef stew, chicken, and potato wedges. It was so good!! Then we learned a dance and got to play the drums. It was so fun.
It was pretty late by then so we came back to our house and just hung out for the rest of the night and relaxed. I loved my first day here.
... where the great white came up from below and had its mouth open with part of the camera inside before the guy pulled it out in time. I only got the end of this sequence on video but it was pretty awesome. All in all a great day of sharks. I could go again tomorrow if I wanted, but I don't think it would get much better than today, even if I didn't see the exact sequence of a breach/kill like on the discovery channel I saw most all that was involved. I then went back ...