South Africa October 11th 2010 Oh South Africa!
Definitely the coolest and craziest port we have been at. It was the most industrialized and Cape Town was a big city feeling. The craziest part of Cape Town was seeing table mountain right in the middle of it. When we arrived on Sunday I woke up at 5 am to see the ship dock. I woke up and everything was still super dark. All I could see across the horizon was lights to big bui ... read more
Africa » South Africa After the British seized the Cape of Good Hope area in 1806, many of the Dutch settlers (the Boers) trekked north to found their own republics. The discovery of diamonds (1867) and gold (1886) spurred wealth and immigration and intensified the subjug... ... read more
I am currently a junior at Colorado State University! Go Rams. This semester I am lucky enough to go around the world. I am going abroad doing Semester at Sea. I board the boat in Halifax, Canada. I then travel to Spain, Morocco, Ghana, Mauritius, India, Singapore, Viet Nam, China, and finally Japan. I make one last stop in Hawaii before docking in San Diego. I will be gone for just about three months. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity and I cannot wait for it to begin!
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