Livesey Lodge

13 Main St., Hermanus, Western Cape, South Africa | Lodge
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Travel Blogs from Hermanus

Name Dropping

A travel blog entry by ashburdett

After a mixed first day in Hermanus, I'm currently sat by a fire reading my lonely planet book, with the only other people around being a French family who speak very little English. I'm sure they're talking about me. It started off with the hungover bus journey, but I did manage to sleep a bit to catch up on what I missed last night. The hostel itself is nice, but Hermanus in the sunshine is awesome. I did get to go for a walk along the coast whilst the sun was out, and see a few ...

Teaching at school and weekend adventures :)

A travel blog entry by beccablack2012


... this stage as a one year old there is only so much damage he can do to the others but it’s terrifying to think about how he will behave when he is older because he has such a violent nature through watching his parents and he will know no better. We all try really hard to discipline it out of him but if his parents are telling him it’s ok – they will be his main influencers and I can only imagine how violent he will be as he gets older and stronger, it’s ...

Pottery, penguins and picnic

A travel blog entry by keithandialaska


... need for a caffeine fix. After coffee, more browsing in the mall and a climb (for me) down to the water to take photos. The caretaker in the museum asked why I had a mokney with me – Giva was not impressed especially after the coffee shop waiter had offered him his own seat!!! All too soon it was time to head back to Gordons Bay with frequent stops for photographs. Tomorrow Stellenbosch and the ...

Hermanus whales and marine life

A travel blog entry by hermanuswhales


... up close experience with the whales was accompanied with sightings of the African Penguin;Cape Fur seals and the resident Hermanus whales- the Bryde's Whale.

The great thing about whale watching in Hermanus at this time of the year is not only the Southern Rights arriving but the Humpback whales are also migrating past Hermanus.

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Whale watching perfection

A travel blog entry by damo68uk


... by various whales. This included calves breaching, full tales on display (a most graceful and majestic sight) and several mating sessions that left us feeling a tad voyeuristic.

Since our boat trip in Plettenberg, Damian had been toying with the idea of going to watch sharks (another big attraction of this part of the coast). He had no intention of cage diving as he felt this to be a bit exploitative of the sharks, which are lured to the boats by bait ...

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