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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Breakfast Available
- High-speed internet in room
TravelPod Member ReviewsWindsor Hotel Hermanus
felt like home. would definitely recommend this hotel and stay here again
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Travel Blogs from Hermanus
... lots of interesting facts about Great Whites - most of which I've already forgotten. He said they have extra teeth in the back and that if a shark loses a tooth, the teeth move forward to replace the lost ones! Hard to believe. He said the males also have 2 penises. Automatic teeth replacement and 2 penises? Deanne said I should be so lucky.
After we got back in, we had a small lunch of hot soup ...
... shops closed, we went to get some of the honey on tap Jane had told us about and grab a few groceries (including some South African rusks Jane had also told us about). We sat at the look-out point on a bench chair, ate our rusks and waited for the Whale Crier to blow his horn. It didn't take long before we spotted our first Southern Right Whale - mother and baby! We spotted a few couples in the bay, the ...
... a brand rather than an apple variety they must be at least 50% pink or they cannot be sold under the Pink Lady label. After picking is done most of the seasonal workers will be let go to return home, mostly up north. Many seasonal workers only speak Xhosa, no Afrikaans, which results in a big language barrier on the farm. Some of the supervisors have taken it on themselves to learn a bit of Xhosa or sometimes they can communicate in a mix of ...
... to say the least. We first went to Fairview where it was only R25 (~4$) to taste 7 wines and 6 different types of cheese. To me, most of the wines tasted the same when comparing the reds together and the whites together. I learned that I am most defiantly a white wine kind of girl, but unfortunately there are more reds than whites. After strolling around Fairview and looking at the beautiful scenery – and taking millions of pictures – we then headed to our second ...
... still see the path that they took. As I was planning this trip I remembered a lovely town on the ocean, one side was little shops and old homes, a main meandering road then the railway, a harbour and whale watching. I wanted to revisit this place. My research took me to Hermanus but when arrived to stay I realised we were staying in the wrong town. Although the wrong town, it was a lovely town, ...