Cape Agulhas February 27th 2011 We stayed in Cape Agulhas for one night at a B & B.
Cape Agulhas is the Southernmost point of Africa and is where the Indian Ocean and Atlantic Ocean meet.
We went to a harbor at a small fishing village called Struisbaai and saw a giant stingray from the pier (See pic). This area is very quiet and small and not commercialized.
We are headed for Kommetjie and Cape Town next.
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Africa » South Africa » Western Cape » Cape Agulhas 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
Fred and I are from southern Utah, USA.
We are taking this trip to South Africa in February 2011.
We will be visiting the areas of Kruger Nat'l Park, Pilanesberg and Fred's family for the first 2 weeks. The last 2 weeks, we will visit the coastal areas of St. Lucia and Wetlands north of Durban, then on to Port Elizabeth and follow the Garden Route to Cape Town.... full info