Victoria Lodge Luxury Guest House & Spa
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Travel Blogs from Hout Bay
... use the word 'what'. It's pretty difficult to break that habit, especially when it is harder to understand words spoken with an accent! Our take away from our history lesson on Cape Town was about the way the people of Cape Town and Ocean View are and why they do what they do. An effect from he apartheid in Ocean View (and possibly other such communities) is that people share everything. Back during times ...
We were up to meet for 4:45 AM outside of the ship for our Safari!! I signed up for an independent Safari with my friend Emily who is AMAZING at planning trips through outside companies other than the ones SAS provides...and for MUCH cheaper!! Sooo we were all ready to go around 6:00 and had a 2 hour drive to Aquila Safari! We all heard mixed reviews on this safari but from what I know it was supposed to be the best safari close enough to Cape Town to do in one day! All the others ...
... among the locals; it felt like a more authentic experience. We stayed in a condo/apartment building right downtown. We were were able to walk everywhere around the city and only needed to use our rental car for day trips.
On our first day we walked to the V & A Waterfront area in the city for some shopping and dinner. The food here is great and so fresh! We got to try lots of fresh, organic game meat ...
... to block the dogs until we could get the door shut. Anyway, the patient was 71 and bed ridden because of a stroke. She had also been severely burned by tea. Her daughter was telling us she spilled it on herself, but judging by other signs of abuse (scars, bruises, etc.) we thought differently. Oh yeah, these people had pet pigeons that they would let go free. When they whistled, the pigeons would come back. After ...
... my grandma died in high school, I was sad, guilt-ridden, and longed for all the moments we could have had. It was Grandma’s Dickson entry into my life that helped make it all bearable. Grandma Dickson became my grandma, and we would see each other every summer in Canada. During the year we wrote letters back and forth and as she grew older I began to type my letters and print them in large font. She was kind enough to put my ...