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TravelPod Member ReviewsWindsor Hotel Hermanus
felt like home. would definitely recommend this hotel and stay here again
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... 8217; sound that got louder and louder. We looked around confused. All of a sudden, a flock of birds (they looked like grouse or something similar) walked into view on the road. They were all mechanically pecking the floor. We couldn’t see what they were eating. As we decided to stay in Simon’s Town for a 2nd night, we realised that the mechanical pecking was routine as it occurred at the same time the next day.
... ocean view, we recommend Rochester Manor
Our first destination today was L' Agulhas which is the Southern Most Point of Africa. It's 127 kms/79 miles and less than 2 hours from Hermanus. We did stop at a view site in Hermanus which Francois recommended. It was just a few minutes at the edge of town so we spent a few minutes to see more of the area and of course take more photos. When we finally reached L' Agulhas, there wasn't ...
... and had some good swim by sightings and one that jumped a few feet out of the water and then came to the cage. After this I got out of the cage and was watching from the deck. All of the sudden there was some commotion on the other side of the boat...apparently one lady got sick and puked over the side of the boat. One problem, she was on the top deck and the puke came back in and landed on some guys head instead. Boy was I glad that I was on the other side of ...
... the unique experience of sharing some ocean space with the legendary Great White. I had one moment of "Is this a terrible idea?" as i was getting into the cage, because I could see a shark nearby... but once inside, I think we all felt lucky to get a glimpse of the sharks that the fear disappeared. We spent about 20-25 minutes until we had to exit to let the other groups in. We spent the rest of the time observing the sharks from the boat. My pictures aren't the ...
... for the bait, (a rotting tuna head - yum) - not for us so they were focused on that. We didn't have scuba's on as they apparently scare the sharks off a bit more so you would be at the surface and when one was close the bait-man would shout ''down-right'' or ''down-left'' and you'd hold your breath and go down. There were a couple of times when the sharks had the bait that they literally scraped along the side of the cage and you would have to pull your hands ...