Wilderness and Storms River October 31st 2009 Hola!
So I caught the Intercape bus at 6am from Cape town and many hours and gorgeous scenery later I arrived in Wilderness (well there is no bus that goes there so i had to get off in George and get a taxi..). The weather was beautiful and I stayed in a little backpackers right by the beach. My balcony had the most amazing view and the first time I looked out there were 4 southern right whales ... read more
Africa » South Africa » Eastern Cape » Storms River 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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