Kommetjie & Cape Point February 28th 2011 We're staying at a B & B in Kommetjie Just outside of Cape town for 4 nights. On the way here we stopped at a beautiful beach at Betty's Bay and came across a colony of African Penguins.
The Southern coast of Africa is just amazing with high cliffs to the sea and beautiful white beaches in between rocky outcrops.
We went to Cape Point National Park which includes the Cape Of Good Hope for a ... read more
Africa » South Africa » Western Cape » Kommetjie 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