Cape Town here we come March 1st 2007 After finally spending some time with my cousins in Durban (Thank you Heidi and Chris for your relaxed hospitality we can’t wait to see you again in April) we left for Cape Town on the 1st of March. Cape Town reminds me of Melbourne back home - it's very hip and has many cafes and good drinking spots where all the young people go.
We attempted to get to Roben Island on the Friday to see where ... 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
Neetz and myself have decided to forego all commitments for 9 months from the 4th of February 2007. We plan on spending 3 months travelling around South Africa, 3 months travelling around the following countries in Europe: Greece, Italy, Germany, France and Spain, and 3 months travelling from New York through Canada and back down the west of the states to LA.
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