The best laid plans (More of Cape Town) September 16th 2019 Our plan for today was to head for the Hop On Hop Off bus (red route) which goes to Table Mountain, and go to the top of the mountain in the gondola - however, there were even more clouds covering it than yesterday! Change of plans - swap the red route for the blue route (and the purple route).
So after a lovely breakfast at the hotel, walked back to the Hop On Hop Off bus office (that we had f ... read more
Africa » South Africa » Western Cape » Cape Town » Constantia 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