Capetown October 31st 2009 Come on South Africa - hurrah!!
Cape town is just as beautiful and amazing as I remembered! The weather was bad before I arrived but as I landed the sun came out and I had some gorgeous weather!
The week and a bit went far too quickly but I managed to do lots:
Scenic drive down all the way to Cape point passing everything from Hout bay, Noordhoek, Kalk Bay and Simonstown. We also ... read more
Africa » South Africa » Western Cape » Cape Town 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 taking a year out to dive my way around the world!
South Africa, Mozambique, Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Micronesia and so on all the way to India for my last stop!
Anyone fancy joining? Let me know!
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