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- Wheelchair accessibility
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Travel Blogs from Noordhoek
... fallen from the trees. I snapped quite few photos and then took Saundra’s camera and snapped photos for her too before her camera seized … apparently it does that from time to time.
After getting our fill of Baboons, on we went driving through a small township with one retailer selling huge black statues (polished soapstone ??) – they must have weighed a ton or two or three !!
Up the hill was ...
... Cape of Good Hope. This is not as some believe the most southerly point of Africa as it was originally thought to be where the warm Angulhus current of the Indian Ocean met the cold Benguela current of the Altantic (this is actually Cape Angulhas about 90 miles to the South East). But the point where these currents meet can vary between the two. Despite this, it is still considered by sailors as "the Cape" and used as a waypoint in some of the round the ...
... we went out for dinner at Camps Bay and took Brazio and his girlfriend Suzanna. Camps bay was sooo beautiful. We got this cab driver who actually drives for another volunteer program but he fits 12 into his van and so we called him and he took us. But he took us the scenic route there and it was so beautiful I can't even explain.... But I'll try haha. It was like a windy road at the edge of all the mountains here and all you see is the amazing ocean sooo blue ...
... again, to explore what we are outside of a city for an extended period of time. To perhaps behave like children again. To feel what nature feels like, to know what it sounds like when you are completely still and relaxed. Get to know what freedom feels like.
I'm hoping it feels like sunshine and rainbows, fields of flowers and softly flowing rivers. But even if it's bugs and mosquito's, unbearable heat or bitter cold, an endless bus ride or a rock hard sleeping ...
... didn't see much however the second time I got in, it was excellent! So friggin scary but so friggin cool! to see sharks swimming just a couple of feet away, with just a cage protecting you. One shark swam past, turned to face us, looked me straight in my eye & made me **** my pants, tried to scream, forgot I had the respirator on & came out with a muffled aaarrrgghhhh :-D I would defo do it again! So friggin coooool!!!! Awesome day!! ...