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Drives around the Western Cape are beautiful and our weekend trips to Langebaan and Stellenbosch were no exception.
One good thing about coming in (so called) winter is that the places I'm visiting aren't packed out so I'm getting to see them properly without having to squeeze my way through to get a glimpse.
One weekend was spent driving around the Cape to Langebaan lagoon which is a popular beach with Capetonian families because the water is so ...
... to the cliffside.
We saw beaches with surfers and shark spotters on duty.
During the drive we saw a pr of Antelope, baboons, wild Ostrich.
CAPE OF GOOD HOPE PARK/ FUNICULAR RIDE
We saw many wild ostrich. We took the Funicular ride to the top and walked up further to the lighthouse. Rob, Cathy and I walked back down.
At the Cape of Good Hope - the southern most point ...
... floor. He looks left, looks right and tries to somehow stop the flow, but there is no stopping it, this spring has sprung. "Now what?", he asks. Don't look at me, I think! You're the one who got us into this mess...literally!! We start collecting the contents of the carnage and eventually everything is back in the bag, but now it is time to re-close the zipper. "Sit on it!", I say. "Excuse me?" "I need you to sit on it if this is going to close." And so the next thing I know he ...
... in pubs 24/7.... we are only there probably 18/7!!! But I digress...). Must say its heart warming to see the pride the local people have not only of South Africa but Africa in general. Slogans, billboards, songs all reflect this with such positivity. We picked up a hire car yesterday and headed to Stellenbosch and straight to a winery tour. The weather was a bit stinky with the usual morning fog hanging about all day but hey what does it matter outside when ...
... how he manages to walk the neighborhood while legally blind. But I'm drawn to the fact that he's been in prison too. I have to ask. Why were you there? Rape.
Awesome. But he then proceeds to tell me that he was falsely accused and the entire process of how it happened and the South African justice system. At first I'm thinking, yeah right, he totally did it and I'm standing here talking to a rapist and thanking god that he's blind or I'd be scared to death. But as ...